Athlete Profile

Dire Tune

  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 19 JUN 1985
Dire Tune wins the 2011 Ottawa 10km (Victah  Sailer)
Dire Tune wins the 2011 Ottawa 10km (Victah  Sailer)
  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 19 JUN 1985
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
3000 Metres 9:02.08 Nijmegen 24 MAY 2003
5000 Metres 15:47.83 Hengelo 01 JUN 2003
10 Kilometres 31:40 San Juan, PUR 28 FEB 2010
15 Kilometres 47:53 Ras Al Khaimah 20 FEB 2009
20,000 Metres 1:05:35.3 Ostrava 17 JUN 2009
20 Kilometres 1:04:29 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB 2010
One Hour 18.517 Ostrava 12 JUN 2008
Half Marathon 1:07:18 Ras Al Khaimah 20 FEB 2009
25 Kilometres 1:24:20 Frankfurt 31 OCT 2010
30 Kilometres 1:41:25 Frankfurt 31 OCT 2010
Marathon 2:23:44 Frankfurt 31 OCT 2010
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2003 9:02.08 Nijmegen 24 MAY
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2003 15:47.83 Hengelo 01 JUN
10 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2011 31:44 Ottawa 28 MAY
2010 31:40 San Juan, PUR 28 FEB
2009 31:55 San Juan, PUR 01 MAR
2008 31:46 San Juan, PUR 24 FEB
2007 32:42 San Juan, PUR 25 FEB
2006 32:01 Debrecen 08 OCT
15 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2011 48:32 Bahir Dar 13 FEB
2010 48:04 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB
2009 47:53 Ras Al Khaimah 20 FEB
2006 48:40 Debrecen 08 OCT
20,000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2009 1:05:35.3 Ostrava 17 JUN
20 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2011 1:05:41 Ras Al Khaimah 18 FEB
2010 1:04:29 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB
2006 1:05:16 Debrecen 08 OCT
2005 1:08:17 Paris 16 OCT
One Hour Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2008 18.517 Ostrava 12 JUN
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2011 1:08:52 Ras Al Khaimah 18 FEB
2010 1:07:58 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB
2009 1:07:18 Ras Al Khaimah 20 FEB
2008 1:11:20 Houston, TX 13 JAN
2007 1:11:11 Ras Al Khaimah 09 FEB
2006 1:11:35 New Delhi 15 OCT
2005 1:11:16 Berlin 08 MAY
25 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 1:24:20 Frankfurt 31 OCT
2005 1:24:47 Berlin 08 MAY
30 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 1:41:25 Frankfurt 31 OCT
2008 1:42:20 Houston, TX 13 JAN
2007 1:45:15 Nagano 15 APR
2005 1:43:32 Los Angeles 06 MAR
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 2:23:44 Frankfurt 31 OCT
2009 2:32:42 Berlin 23 AUG
2008 2:24:40 Houston, TX 13 JAN
2007 2:26:52 Houston, TX 14 JAN
2006 2:35:15 Hong Kong 12 FEB
2005 2:30:48 Los Angeles, CA 06 MAR
Honours - 20 Kilometres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
1st IAAF World Road Running Championships 4 1:05:16 Debrecen 08 OCT 2006
Honours - Half Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF / SINOPEC World Half Marathon Championships 2 1:08:34 Nanning 16 OCT 2010
Honours - Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics f DQ Daegu 27 AUG 2011
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 22 2:32:42 Berlin 23 AUG 2009
The XXIX Olympic Games 15 2:31:16 Beijing (National Stadium) 17 AUG 2008
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 0 DNF Osaka 02 SEP 2007
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 37 2:39:13 Helsinki 14 AUG 2005