1929 Netherlands–Belgium women's athletics competition

The 1929 Netherlands–Belgium women's athletics competition was an international women's athletics competition on 18 August 1929 Maastricht, the Netherlands.[1]

1929 Netherlands–Belgium women's athletics competition
Dates18 August 1929
Host cityMaastricht, Netherlands
LevelSenior
TypeOutdoor track and field
Events8
Participation20 athletes from
2 nations
Records set1 World record
3 national records
1933

The competition was won by the Netherlands with 46 points versus Belgium with 26 points.[2]

During the competition Lien Gisolf set a new world record in the high jump with 1.608 metres.[1]

Competition format

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The competition consisted of 8 individual events and a relay event. The overall classification is a nation's classification. In the individual events two athletes of each nation participated. The winner of the event received for the most points, with every other place one point less. For the overall classication, all points scored by the athlete from each country are added together.

Entrants

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The Dutch athlethes were selected by the Royal Dutch Athletics Federation and announced ahead of the competition.[3] and the Belgian athletes were announced ahead of the competition.[4]

Names and events in italics or striked are differenced between the entry and athletes at the events.[1]

Competition

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Overall classification

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Rank Athlete Points
1   Netherlands 46
1   Germany 26

References

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Atletiek Vrouwen in Oranje 1928 – 1939" (PDF). Stichting Atletiekerfgoed (in Dutch). p. 9. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  2. "Dameswedstrijd Holland-België". Nieuwe Haarlemsche courant (in Dutch). 20 August 1929. Retrieved 20 June 2022 – via Delpher.
  3. "Dameswedstrijd Holland-België". Provinciale Geldersche en Nijmeegsche courant (in Dutch). 19 August 1929. Retrieved 20 June 2022 – via Delpher.
  4. "De athletiekwedstrijd Nederland-België". De Gooi- en Eemlander (in Dutch). 12 August 1929. Retrieved 20 June 2022 – via Delpher.
  5. "Te Maestricht Holland klopt België | Mej. Gisolf klopt een wereldrecord". Sportwereld (in Dutch). 19 August 1929. p. 4 – via uurl.kbr.be.