Samuel Tsegay takes the silver medal at the 2014 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships (Getty Images)
Samuel Tsegay takes the silver medal at the 2014 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Eritrea Eritrea
  • DATE OF BIRTH 24 FEB 1988
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
5000 Metres 13:16.59 Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 25 JUL 2009
10,000 Metres 28:20.96 Villeneuve-d'Ascq 30 JUN 2009
10 Kilometres 27:23 Zaandam 18 SEP 2011
15 Kilometres 41:31 Zaandam 18 SEP 2011
20 Kilometres 56:21 København 29 MAR 2014
Half Marathon 59:21 København 29 MAR 2014
25 Kilometres 1:14:10 Amsterdam 16 OCT 2011
30 Kilometres 1:29:05 Amsterdam 16 OCT 2011
Marathon 2:07:28 Amsterdam 16 OCT 2011
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
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2011 13:33.9 Latina 29 MAY
2009 13:16.59 Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 25 JUL
2008 13:24.14 Bilbao (Landako de Durango) 21 JUN
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
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2009 28:20.96 Villeneuve-d'Ascq 30 JUN
2007 28:21.68 Alger 19 JUL
2006 28:58.09 Beijing (Chaoyang Sport Center) 16 AUG
10 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2013 28:04 Wierden 06 JUL
2011 27:23 Zaandam 18 SEP
15 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2014 42:26 København 29 MAR
2012 43:06 Egmond aan Zee 08 JAN
2011 41:31 Zaandam 18 SEP
2010 42:56 Nanning 16 OCT
20 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2014 56:21 København 29 MAR
2010 58:07 Nanning 16 OCT
2009 56:43 Birmingham, GBR 11 OCT
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
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2015 1:02:47 Marugame 01 FEB
2014 59:21 København 29 MAR
2013 1:02:34 Lisboa 24 MAR
2012 1:01:09 Egmond aan Zee 08 JAN
2011 1:02:40 Amsterdam 16 OCT
2010 1:01:13 Nanning 16 OCT
2009 1:00:17 Birmingham 11 OCT
25 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2011 1:14:10 Amsterdam 16 OCT
30 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2012 1:29:06 London 22 APR
2011 1:29:05 Amsterdam 16 OCT
Marathon Show Graphshow
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2013 2:14:41 Moskva (Luzhniki) 17 AUG
2012 2:08:06 London 22 APR
2011 2:07:28 Amsterdam 16 OCT
Honours - 5000 Metres
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12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 7h2 13:26.78 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 20 AUG 2009
Honours - 10,000 Metres
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11th IAAF World Junior Championships 4 28:58.09 Beijing (Chaoyang Sport Center) 16 AUG 2006
Honours - Half Marathon
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IAAF/AL-Bank World Half Marathon Championships 2014 2 59:21 København 29 MAR 2014
IAAF / SINOPEC World Half Marathon Championships 5 1:01:13 Nanning 16 OCT 2010
IAAF/EDF Energy World Half Marathon Championships 2009 5 1:00:17 Birmingham 11 OCT 2009
Honours - Marathon
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14th IAAF World Championships 16 2:14:41 Moskva (Luzhniki) 17 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games f DNF London (The Mall) 12 AUG 2012
Honours - Senior Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
39th IAAF World Cross Country Championships f DQ Punta Umbría 20 MAR 2011
38th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 5 33:27 Bydgoszcz (Myslecinek Park) 28 MAR 2010
37th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 16 35:51 Amman (Golf Club Al Bisharat) 28 MAR 2009
36th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 102 38:30 Edinburgh (Holyrood Park) 30 MAR 2008
Honours - Junior Race
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35th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 8 24:42 Mombasa 24 MAR 2007
34th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 8 24:06 Fukuoka 02 APR 2006
33rd IAAF World Cross Country Championships 17 24:52 Saint-Galmier 20 MAR 2005