Athlete Profile

Hailu Mekonnen

  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 4 APR 1980
Hailu Mekonnen (Getty Images)
Hailu Mekonnen (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 4 APR 1980
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
1500 Metres 3:33.14 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 30 JUN 2000
One Mile 3:53.40 Oslo (Bislett) 28 JUL 2000
2000 Metres 5:02.06 Milano 05 JUN 1998
3000 Metres 7:30.53 Bruxelles 24 AUG 2001
5000 Metres 12:58.57 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 29 JUN 2001
10,000 Metres 28:01.10 Bruxelles 30 AUG 2002
10 Kilometres 27:39 Doha 11 DEC 2002
15 Kilometres 42:55 's-Heerenberg 04 DEC 2011
Half Marathon 1:01:29 Glasgow 06 SEP 2009
25 Kilometres 1:14:44 Amsterdam 17 OCT 2010
30 Kilometres 1:29:07 Tokyo 26 FEB 2012
Marathon 2:07:35 Tokyo 27 FEB 2011
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
1500 Metres 3:35.58 Stuttgart 06 FEB 2000
One Mile 3:54.78 Liévin 13 FEB 2000
3000 Metres 7:38.4 Birmingham 20 FEB 2000
Two Miles 8:09.66 Birmingham, GBR 20 FEB 2000
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2007 3:39.31 Cuxhaven 14 JUL
2004 3:50.19 Praha (Stadion Juliska) 28 JUN
2000 3:33.14 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 30 JUN
1999 3:35.63 Arnhem 10 JUL
One Mile Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2000 3:53.40 Oslo (Bislett) 28 JUL
2000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1998 5:02.06 Milano 05 JUN
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2002 7:52.18 London 23 AUG
2001 7:30.53 Bruxelles 24 AUG
1999 7:33.00 Stuttgart 06 JUN
1998 7:42.92 Hengelo 01 JUN
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2008 13:34.82 Nobeoka 31 MAY
2004 13:33.07 Milano 02 JUN
2003 13:10.16 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 11 JUL
2001 12:58.57 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 29 JUN
1999 13:10.98 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 07 JUL
1998 13:38.19 Dakar 18 AUG
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2008 28:31.93 Yokohama 21 JUN
2002 28:01.10 Bruxelles 30 AUG
10 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2002 27:39 Doha 11 DEC
15 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2011 42:55 's-Heerenberg 04 DEC
2005 43:09 Heerenberg 04 DEC
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 1:02:42 Dubai 25 JAN
2012 1:02:51 Tokyo 26 FEB
2010 1:01:53 Glasgow 05 SEP
2009 1:01:29 Glasgow 06 SEP
2007 1:02:44 Reims 21 OCT
25 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2011 1:15:00 Tokyo 27 FEB
2010 1:14:44 Amsterdam 17 OCT
30 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2012 1:29:07 Tokyo 26 FEB
2011 1:29:56 Tokyo 27 FEB
2010 1:29:44 Amsterdam 17 OCT
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 2:12:17 Mumbai 19 JAN
2013 2:15:22 Dubai 25 JAN
2012 2:08:07 Hengshui 22 SEP
2011 2:07:35 Tokyo 27 FEB
2010 2:07:37 Amsterdam 17 OCT
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2001 3:38.41 Lisboa (Atlantic Pavillion) 09 MAR
2000 3:35.58 Stuttgart 06 FEB
One Mile Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2000 3:54.78 Liévin 13 FEB
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 7:46.58 Stuttgart 31 JAN
2003 7:44.27 Stuttgart 02 FEB
2002 7:50.21 Stuttgart 03 FEB
2001 7:38.95 Stuttgart 04 FEB
2000 7:38.4 Birmingham 20 FEB
Two Miles Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2003 8:16.59 Birmingham 21 FEB
2001 8:11.85 Birmingham, GBR 18 FEB
2000 8:09.66 Birmingham, GBR 20 FEB
Honours - 1500 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
8th IAAF World Indoor Championships 7 3:52.72 Lisboa (Atlantic Pavillion) 10 MAR 2001
27th Olympic Games 7sf1 3:40.92 Sydney 27 SEP 2000
Honours - 3000 Metres
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17th IAAF Grand Prix Final 8 7:55.15 Melbourne 09 SEP 2001
Honours - 5000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
8th IAAF World Championships 8 13:20.24 Edmonton 10 AUG 2001
7th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 7 13:18.97 Sevilla 28 AUG 1999
IAAF World Junior Championships 5 14:06.30 Annecy 02 AUG 1998
Honours - Half Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF/EDF Energy World Half Marathon Championships 2009 0 DNF Birmingham 11 OCT 2009
Honours - Junior Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
27th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 1 25:38 Belfast 28 MAR 1999
IAAF World Cross Country Championships 3 22:51 Marrakech 22 MAR 1998
Honours - Short Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
30th IAAF/Sport Ireland World Cross Country Championships 3 12:20 Dublin 23 MAR 2002
IAAF World Cross Country Championships 10 13:03 Oostende 24 MAR 2001
28th World Cross Country Championships 6 11:27 Vilamoura 18 MAR 2000
27th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 3 12:35 Belfast 27 MAR 1999