Tadesse Tola improves all the way to 2:06:23 to take the 2010 Paris Marathon (Getty Images)
Tadesse Tola improves all the way to 2:06:23 to take the 2010 Paris Marathon (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 31 OCT 1987
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
3000 Metres 7:43.70 Herrera 19 MAY 2007
5000 Metres 13:18.82 Villeneuve-d'Ascq 08 JUN 2007
10,000 Metres 27:04.89 Neerpelt 02 JUN 2007
10 Kilometres 27:48 New York, NY 16 MAY 2009
15 Kilometres 42:34 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB 2010
20 Kilometres 56:53 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB 2010
Half Marathon 59:49 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB 2010
25 Kilometres 1:13:43 Chicago, IL 12 OCT 2014
30 Kilometres 1:28:40 Eindhoven 14 OCT 2012
Marathon 2:04:49 Dubai 25 JAN 2013
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2007 7:43.70 Herrera 19 MAY
2006 8:02.23 Hérouville-St-Clair 24 JUN
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
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2008 13:33.19 Eugene, OR 08 JUN
2007 13:18.82 Villeneuve-d'Ascq 08 JUN
2006 13:19.47 Kassel 08 JUN
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
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2008 27:15.17 Eugene, OR 08 JUN
2007 27:04.89 Neerpelt 02 JUN
2006 28:15.16 Bambous 13 AUG
10 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 28:12 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB
2009 27:48 New York, NY 16 MAY
2008 27:53 New Delhi 09 NOV
2007 28:16 Houilles 30 DEC
2006 28:10 Debrecen 08 OCT
15 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 42:34 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB
2009 43:03 New York, NY 16 AUG
2008 42:54 New York City, NY 27 JUL
2006 42:47 Debrecen 08 OCT
20 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 56:53 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB
2009 57:57 New York, NY 16 AUG
2008 57:53 New York, NY 27 JUL
2006 57:27 Debrecen 08 OCT
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 1:02:12 Chicago, IL 12 OCT
2013 1:02:42 Dubai 25 JAN
2012 1:02:22 Dubai 27 JAN
2010 59:49 Ras Al Khaimah 19 FEB
2009 1:01:06 New York, NY 16 AUG
2008 1:00:45 New Delhi 09 NOV
2007 1:01:37 Ras Al Khaimah 09 FEB
25 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 1:13:43 Chicago, IL 12 OCT
2012 1:14:12 Eindhoven 14 OCT
2010 1:14:12 Frankfurt 31 OCT
2009 1:14:34 Chicago, IL 11 OCT
30 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2014 1:28:47 Chicago, IL 12 OCT
2012 1:28:40 Eindhoven 14 OCT
2010 1:29:12 Frankfurt 31 OCT
2009 1:29:47 Chicago, IL 11 OCT
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 2:05:57 Tokyo 23 FEB
2013 2:04:49 Dubai 25 JAN
2012 2:05:10 Dubai 27 JAN
2011 2:07:13 Eindhoven 09 OCT
2010 2:06:31 Frankfurt 31 OCT
2009 2:15:48 Chicago, IL 11 OCT
Honours - 10,000 Metres
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11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 13 28:51.75 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 27 AUG 2007
Honours - 20 Kilometres
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1st IAAF World Road Running Championships 7 57:27 Debrecen 08 OCT 2006
Honours - Marathon
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14th IAAF World Championships 3 2:10:23 Moskva (Luzhniki) 17 AUG 2013
Honours - Senior Race
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37th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 17 35:52 Amman 28 MAR 2009
35th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 7 37:04 Mombasa 24 MAR 2007
Honours - Junior Race
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34th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 10 24:09 Fukuoka 02 APR 2006