Lelisa Desisa winning the 2014 RAK Half Marathon (Victah Sailer / organisers)
Lelisa Desisa winning the 2014 RAK Half Marathon (Victah Sailer / organisers)
  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 14 JAN 1990
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
3000 Metres 8:33.72 Addis Ababa 25 APR 2009
5000 Metres 13:22.91 Villeneuve-d'Ascq 09 JUN 2012
10,000 Metres 27:11.98 Hengelo 27 MAY 2012
10 Kilometres 27:57 New Delhi 21 NOV 2010
15 Kilometres 42:25 New Delhi 21 NOV 2010
20 Kilometres 56:38 New Delhi 27 NOV 2011
Half Marathon 59:30 New Delhi 27 NOV 2011
Marathon 2:04:45 Dubai 25 JAN 2013
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
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2009 8:33.72 Addis Ababa 25 APR
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2012 13:22.91 Villeneuve-d'Ascq 09 JUN
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
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2012 27:11.98 Hengelo 27 MAY
10 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2013 28:15 Boston, MA 23 JUN
2011 28:02 San Juan 27 FEB
2010 27:57 New Delhi 21 NOV
15 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2014 42:39 Ras Al Khaimah 14 FEB
2011 42:26 New Delhi 27 NOV
2010 42:25 New Delhi 21 NOV
20 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2014 56:41 Ras Al Khaimah 14 FEB
2011 56:38 New Delhi 27 NOV
2010 58:30 Nanning 16 OCT
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 59:36 Ras Al Khaimah 14 FEB
2013 1:00:34 Boston, MA 13 OCT
2012 1:02:50 New Delhi 30 SEP
2011 59:30 New Delhi 27 NOV
2010 59:39 New Delhi 21 NOV
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 2:11:06 New York City, NY 02 NOV
2013 2:04:45 Dubai 25 JAN
Honours - Half Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF / SINOPEC World Half Marathon Championships 7 1:01:28 Nanning 16 OCT 2010
Honours - Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
14th IAAF World Championships 2 2:10:12 Moskva (Luzhniki) 17 AUG 2013