Markos Geneti (ETH) beats Gebrselassie in Birmingham (Getty Images)
Markos Geneti (ETH) beats Gebrselassie in Birmingham (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 7 JUN 1984
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
1500 Metres 3:33.83 Stockholm 26 JUL 2005
3000 Metres 7:38.11 Carson, CA 22 MAY 2005
Two Miles 8:19.61 Carson, CA 21 MAY 2006
5000 Metres 13:00.25 Paris Saint-Denis 01 JUL 2005
Half Marathon 1:01:38 Dubai 24 JAN 2014
30 Kilometres 1:28:15 Dubai 24 JAN 2014
Marathon 2:04:54 Dubai 27 JAN 2012
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
3000 Metres 7:32.69 Birmingham, GBR 17 FEB 2007
Two Miles 8:08.39 Birmingham, GBR 20 FEB 2004
5000 Metres 13:18.64 Boston (Roxbury), MA 06 FEB 2010
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 3:37.67 New York City, NY 12 JUN
2005 3:33.83 Stockholm 26 JUL
2001 3:41.3 Zanzibar 28 OCT
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2005 7:38.11 Carson, CA 22 MAY
2004 7:42.24 Monaco 18 SEP
2003 7:50.05 Gresham, OR 17 MAY
2002 7:50.58 Bruxelles 30 AUG
2001 7:55.82 Debrecen 14 JUL
Two Miles Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2006 8:19.61 Carson, CA 21 MAY
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 13:21.99 Montreuil-sous-Bois 08 JUN
2008 13:08.22 Ostrava 12 JUN
2007 13:07.65 Braaschaart 21 JUL
2006 13:13.98 Oslo 02 JUN
2005 13:00.25 Paris Saint-Denis 01 JUL
2004 13:17.57 Bergen 11 JUN
2003 13:11.87 Stockholm 05 AUG
2002 13:28.83 Kingston, JAM 16 JUL
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 1:01:38 Dubai 24 JAN
2012 1:02:21 Dubai 27 JAN
2011 1:02:02 Philadelphia, PA 18 SEP
30 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 1:28:15 Dubai 24 JAN
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 2:05:13 Dubai 24 JAN
2012 2:04:54 Dubai 27 JAN
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2009 7:46.74 Boston (Roxbury), MA 07 FEB
2008 7:41.81 Boston (Roxbury), MA 26 JAN
2007 7:32.69 Birmingham, GBR 17 FEB
2006 7:44.6 Birmingham 18 FEB
2005 7:40.72 Fayetteville, AR 11 FEB
2004 7:37.0 Birmingham 20 FEB
2003 7:40.83 Karlsruhe 28 FEB
2002 7:47.90 Boston (Roxbury), MA 27 JAN
Two Miles Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2008 8:16.49 Birmingham, GBR 16 FEB
2006 8:17.39 Birmingham 18 FEB
2005 8:14.28 Birmingham 18 FEB
2004 8:08.39 Birmingham, GBR 20 FEB
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 13:18.64 Boston (Roxbury), MA 06 FEB
2009 13:31.71 Fayetteville, AR 13 FEB
Honours - 1500 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 12sf1 3:42.80 Helsinki 08 AUG 2005
Honours - 3000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
3rd IAAF World Athletics Final 9 7:41.76 Monaco 09 SEP 2005
2nd IAAF World Athletics Final 6 7:42.24 Monaco 18 SEP 2004
10th IAAF World Indoor Championships 3 7:57.87 Budapest (SA) 06 MAR 2004
2nd IAAF/Westel World Youth Championships 1 7:55.82 Debrecen 14 JUL 2001
Honours - 5000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
6th IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final f DNS Stuttgart 14 SEP 2008
5th IAAF World Athletics Final 11 13:50.98 Stuttgart 23 SEP 2007
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 2 13:28.83 Kingston, JAM 16 JUL 2002
Honours - Senior Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
35th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 15 37:49 Mombasa 24 MAR 2007