Athlete Profile

Abebe Mekonnen

  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 16 OCT 1964
  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 16 OCT 1964
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Marathon 2:07:35 Beijing 16 OCT 1988
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
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Performance Place Date
1998 2:09:52 London 26 APR
1995 2:32:35 Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 12 AUG
1988 2:07:35 Beijing 16 OCT
Honours - Half Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
14th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships 0 DNS Edmonton 01 OCT 2005
Honours - Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
5th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 47 2:32:35 Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 12 AUG 1995
4th IAAF World Championships in Athletics f DNF Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadium) 14 AUG 1993
3rd IAAF World Championships in Athletics f DNF Tokyo 01 SEP 1991
2nd IAAF World Championships in Athletics f DNF Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 06 SEP 1987
Honours - Long Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
18th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 8 34:49 Aix-les-Bains 25 MAR 1990
16th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 5 35:25 Auckland 26 MAR 1988
15th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 4 36:53 Warszawa 22 MAR 1987
14th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 2 35:34.8 Neuchâtel 23 MAR 1986