Athlete Profile

Vénuste Niyongabo

  • COUNTRY Burundi Burundi
  • DATE OF BIRTH 9 DEC 1973
  • COUNTRY Burundi Burundi
  • DATE OF BIRTH 9 DEC 1973
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
800 Metres 1:47.28 Seoul 18 SEP 1992
1000 Metres 2:15.63 Salamanca 18 JUL 1995
1500 Metres 3:29.18 Bruxelles 22 AUG 1997
One Mile 3:46.70 Berlin 26 AUG 1997
2000 Metres 4:48.69 Nice 12 JUL 1995
3000 Metres 7:34.03 Köln 16 AUG 1996
5000 Metres 13:03.29 Saint-Denis 03 JUN 1996
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
1000 Metres 2:15.62 Stockholm 27 FEB 1995
1500 Metres 3:33.17 Liévin 22 FEB 1998
2000 Metres 4:54.76 Liévin 18 FEB 1996
3000 Metres 7:37.82 Birmingham 25 FEB 1995
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
800 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1992 1:47.28 Seoul 18 SEP
1000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1995 2:15.63 Salamanca 18 JUL
1994 2:15.91 Unknown 01 JAN
1994 2:15.91 Unknown 01 JAN
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2000 3:39.66 Zagreb 03 JUL
1999 3:39.83 Linz 26 JUL
1998 3:38.29 Eugene, OR 31 MAY
1997 3:29.18 Bruxelles 22 AUG
1996 3:30.09 Stockholm 08 JUL
1995 3:30.78 Oslo 21 JUL
1994 3:30.66 Villeneuve-d'Ascq 08 JUL
1993 3:36.30 Nice 21 JUL
1992 3:38.59 Seoul 20 SEP
One Mile Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1998 3:55.24 Eugene, OR 31 MAY
1997 3:46.70 Berlin 26 AUG
1995 3:49.80 London 27 AUG
1994 3:48.94 Oslo (Bislett) 22 JUL
1993 3:54.71 Bruxelles 03 SEP
2000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1997 4:49.00 Rieti 03 SEP
1995 4:48.69 Nice 12 JUL
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2003 8:11.94 Napoli 10 JUN
2000 7:56.75 Athína 28 JUN
1996 7:34.03 Köln 16 AUG
1995 7:35.91 Monaco 09 SEP
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2000 13:31.20 Bruxelles 25 AUG
1996 13:03.29 Saint-Denis 03 JUN
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
1000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1995 2:15.62 Stockholm 27 FEB
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1998 3:33.17 Liévin 22 FEB
1996 3:35.19 Moskva 14 FEB
1993 3:48.92 Toronto (The Sky Dome) 12 MAR
2000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1996 4:54.76 Liévin 18 FEB
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1996 7:39.33 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 10 FEB
Honours - 800 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
4th IAAF World Junior Championships 4 1:47.28 Seoul 18 SEP 1992
Honours - 1500 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
7th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 7h2 3:41.87 Sevilla 21 AUG 1999
5th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 3:35.56 Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 13 AUG 1995
10th IAAF/Mobil Grand Prix Final 2 3:41.72 Paris 03 SEP 1994
4th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 9sf2 3:42.34 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadium) 20 AUG 1993
4th IAAF World Indoor Championships 9h2 3:48.92 Toronto (The Sky Dome) 12 MAR 1993
4th IAAF World Junior Championships 2 3:38.59 Seoul 20 SEP 1992
Honours - One Mile
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
13th IAAF Grand Prix Final 3 4:04.95 Fukuoka 13 SEP 1997
Honours - 3000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF/Mobil Grand Prix Final 2 7:35.91 Monaco 09 SEP 1995
Honours - 5000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
27th Olympic Games 15h2 13:49.57 Sydney 27 SEP 2000
XXVI Olympic Games 1 13:07.96 Atlanta, GA 03 AUG 1996