World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Ana Ambrazienė

Article Id: WHEBN0015176680
Reproduction Date:

Title: Ana Ambrazienė  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: List of Baltic records in athletics, Lithuanian Sportsperson of the Year winners, Laura Asadauskaitė, Angelė Rupšienė, Modestas Paulauskas
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Ana Ambrazienė

Ana Ambrazienė
Personal information
Born April 14, 1955 (1955-04-14) (age 60)
Vilnius, Lithuania

Ana Ambrazienė (born April 14, 1955) is a retired hurdler from Lithuania.[1] Also known as Anna Kostecka (or Kastetskaya), she was born in Vilnius and is of Polish descent.[2][3][4] She represented the Soviet Union in the 1970s and 1980s.

Her personal best in the women's 400 m hurdles was 54.02 at a meet in Moscow on June 11, 1983. That mark was the standing world record for over a year.

Competition results

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Soviet Union
1981 Summer Universiade Bucharest, Romania 1st 400 m hurdles 55.52 GR
1st 4×400 m relay 3:26.65
1982 European Championships Athens, Greece 4th 400 m hurdles  55.09 [4]
1983 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 2nd 400 m hurdles 54.15 [5]
1987 World Championships Rome, Italy 6th 400 m hurdles  55.68 [6]
Representing  Lithuania
1990 Lithuanian Championships  Lithuania 1st 400 m 52.4

See also


  1. ^
  2. ^
  3. ^
  4. ^ a b
  5. ^
  6. ^
Preceded by
Karin Roßley
Women's 400 m hurdles world record holder
June 11, 1983 – June 22, 1984
Succeeded by
Margarita Ponomaryova
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Ann-Louise Skoglund
Women's 400 m hurdles best year performance
Succeeded by
Margarita Ponomaryova

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.