Samuel Tsegay

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Eritrea Eritrea
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    24 FEB 1988
Samuel Tsegay takes the silver medal at the 2014 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships (Getty Images)

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

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
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

Performance Place Date
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

Performance Place Date
2013 28:04 Wierden 06 JUL
2011 27:23 Zaandam 18 SEP

15 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
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

Performance Place Date
2014 56:21 København 29 MAR
2010 58:07 Nanning 16 OCT
2009 56:43 Birmingham, GBR 11 OCT

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2015 1:01:46 Luanda 06 SEP
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

Performance Place Date
2011 1:14:10 Amsterdam 16 OCT

30 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2012 1:29:06 London 22 APR
2011 1:29:05 Amsterdam 16 OCT

Marathon

Performance Place Date
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

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 7h2 13:26.78 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 20 AUG 2009

Honours - 10,000 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
11th IAAF World Junior Championships 4 28:58.09 Beijing (Chaoyang Sport Center) 16 AUG 2006

Honours - Half Marathon

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
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

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
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

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
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