Athlete Profile

Abraham Assefa

  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 9 FEB 1972
  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 9 FEB 1972
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
5000 Metres 13:44.63 Plovdiv 11 AUG 1990
10,000 Metres 28:32.24 Atlanta, GA 26 JUL 1996
Half Marathon 1:00:52 Košice 04 OCT 1997
Marathon 2:13:16 New York, NY 05 NOV 2000
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1994 13:45.25 Hengelo 04 JUN
1990 13:44.63 Plovdiv 11 AUG
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1996 28:32.24 Atlanta, GA 26 JUL
1990 28:43.22 Plovdiv 08 AUG
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1997 1:00:52 Košice 04 OCT
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2003 2:14:57 Dubai 10 JAN
2000 2:13:16 New York, NY 05 NOV
Honours - 5000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
3rd IAAF World Junior Championships 2 13:44.63 Plovdiv 11 AUG 1990
Honours - 10,000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
26th Olympic Games 11h2 28:32.24 Atlanta, GA 26 JUL 1996
3rd IAAF World Junior Championships 4 28:43.22 Plovdiv 08 AUG 1990
Honours - Half Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
6th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships 7 1:00:52 Košice 04 OCT 1997
Honours - Long Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Cross Country Championships 24 35:35 Marrakech 22 MAR 1998
25th IAAF CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS 23 36:40 Torino 23 MAR 1997