Athlete Profile

Nahom Mesfin

  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 3 JUN 1989
Nahom Mesfin (Getty Images)
Nahom Mesfin (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 3 JUN 1989
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
3000 Metres 8:08.9 Djibouti 17 APR 2006
5000 Metres 13:29.74 Nobeoka 30 MAY 2009
10,000 Metres 28:07.80 Shibetsu 20 JUN 2010
2000 Metres Steeplechase 5:29.51 Marrakech 15 JUL 2005
3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:12.04 Daegu 29 AUG 2011
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
1500 Metres 3:43.31 Valencia, ESP 09 FEB 2008
3000 Metres 7:46.39 Gent 24 FEB 2008
5000 Metres 13:56.16 Düsseldorf 13 FEB 2009
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2006 8:08.9 Djibouti 17 APR
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 13:31.04 Yokohama 30 MAY
2009 13:29.74 Nobeoka 30 MAY
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 28:07.80 Shibetsu 20 JUN
2009 28:10.91 Yokohama 21 NOV
2000 Metres Steeplechase Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2005 5:29.51 Marrakech 15 JUL
3000 Metres Steeplechase Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 8:38.16 Eugene, OR 01 JUN
2012 8:18.16 London (OP) 03 AUG
2011 8:12.04 Daegu 29 AUG
2010 8:18.84 Sapporo 14 JUN
2009 8:29.48 Sapporo 06 JUN
2008 8:14.68 Neerpelt 31 MAY
2007 8:17.21 Alger 18 JUL
2006 8:26.20 Gavà 04 JUN
2005 8:40.01 Radés 01 SEP
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2008 3:43.31 Valencia, ESP 09 FEB
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2009 7:59.99 Gent 08 FEB
2008 7:46.39 Gent 24 FEB
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2009 13:56.16 Düsseldorf 13 FEB
Honours - 2000 Metres Steeplechase
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
4th IAAF World Youth Championships 4 5:29.51 Marrakech 15 JUL 2005
Honours - 3000 Metres Steeplechase
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXX Olympic Games 12 8:35.12 London (OP) 05 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 11 8:25.39 Daegu 01 SEP 2011
The XXIX Olympic Games 5h1 8:23.82 Beijing (National Stadium) 16 AUG 2008
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 12 8:28.86 Osaka 28 AUG 2007
11th IAAF World Junior Championships 4 8:28.29 Beijing (Chaoyang Sport Center) 19 AUG 2006