Tatyana Tomashova

Tomaschowa at the 2012 Olympic Games

Tatyana Ivanovna Tomaschowa (Russian Татьяна Ивановна Томашова, English transcription Tatyana Tomashova, . Born July 1, 1975 in Perm ) is a Russian medium-and long -distance runner.


In the 5000 - meter race of the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney she took the 13th place, at the IAAF 2001 World Championships in Edmonton, it was about the same distance in ten. At the European Athletics Championships in Munich in 2002, she won the bronze medal in the 1500 meter run; over the same distance, she won gold at the 2003 World Championships in Paris / Saint- Denis. In the 1500 -meter run of the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, she won the silver medal behind Britain's Kelly Holmes and before the Romanian Maria Cioncan. At the World Championships in Helsinki in 2005 she successfully defended her title at the 2006 European Championships in Gothenburg she won gold also over 1500 m.

A week before the Olympic Games in Beijing in 2008, she was provisionally suspended by the IAAF for a breach of the Anti -Doping Rules. You and six other Russian athletes were accused on the basis of DNA analysis to have urine of other people delivered in a doping test fraudulently. As a sanction, finally, a barrier of 33 months has been imposed; In addition, all results have been canceled since 23 May 2007. In 2012 she finished fourth over 1500 meters at the Olympic Games.

Tatjana Tomaschowa is 1,64 m tall and weighs 50 kg.

Personal Best

  • 800 m: 2:02,09 11 June, 2012, Moscow
  • 1000 m: 2:34,91 min 23 August, 2005, Linz
  • 1500 m: 3:56,91 min 13 August, 2006, Gothenburg
  • 2000 m (Hall ): 5:54,0 min, January 7, 2000, Yekaterinburg
  • 3000 m: 8:25,56 min, June 29, 2001, Rome Hall: 9:11,44 min, February 21, 1999, Moscow