At the Olympic Games in London in race walking gold medalist in women has become a Russian Elena Lashmanova, setting a world record.
Another representative of the Russian Olga Kaniskina won a silver medal at the third place is the Chinese Tseyan Shentsze. Anisya Kirdyapkin took fifth place.
The Olympic Games. London (UK)
Athletics. Women. Walking, 20 km
1. Elena Lashmanova (Russia) — 1.25,02 — World Record
2. Olga Kaniskina (Russia) — 1.25,09
3. Tseyan Shentsze (China) … — 1.25,16
5. Anisya Kirdyapkin (Russia) — 1.26,26