Athlete Profile

Worku Bikila

  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 6 MAY 1968
  • COUNTRY Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH 6 MAY 1968
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
3000 Metres 7:42.44 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 16 AUG 1997
5000 Metres 12:57.23 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 08 JUN 1995
10,000 Metres 27:06.44 Bruxelles 25 AUG 1995
10 Kilometres 27:31 Brunssum 05 APR 1998
15 Kilometres 42:20 Nijmegen 16 NOV 1997
20 Kilometres 58:23 Alphen aan den Rijn 11 MAR 2001
Half Marathon 1:02:15 Paris 10 MAR 2002
Marathon 2:11:48 Paris 08 APR 2001
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1998 7:51.81 Paris 29 JUL
1997 7:42.44 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 16 AUG
1994 7:48.69 Köln 21 AUG
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
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1998 13:20.05 Stuttgart 19 JUL
1997 13:16.54 Paris 25 JUN
1995 12:57.23 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 08 JUN
1994 13:08.62 Villeneuve-d'Ascq 08 JUL
1993 13:06.64 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadium) 16 AUG
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
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1997 28:13.03 Hengelo 31 MAY
1996 27:50.57 Atlanta, GA 26 JUL
1995 27:06.44 Bruxelles 25 AUG
10 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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1999 28:10 Cleveland 02 MAY
1998 27:31 Brunssum 05 APR
15 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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1999 43:31 Nijmegen 24 MAY
1998 42:24 Nijmegen 24 MAY
1997 42:20 Nijmegen 16 NOV
20 Kilometres Show Graphshow
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2001 58:23 Alphen aan den Rijn 11 MAR
2000 58:45 Alphen aan den Rijn 12 MAR
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
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2002 1:02:15 Paris 10 MAR
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2001 2:11:48 Paris 08 APR
Honours - 5000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
6th IAAF World Championships In Athletics 12 13:30.02 Athína 10 AUG 1997
5th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 6 13:20.12 Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 13 AUG 1995
10th IAAF/Mobil Grand Prix Final 8 13:17.36 Paris 03 SEP 1994
4th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 4 13:06.64 Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadium) 16 AUG 1993
Honours - 10,000 Metres
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XXVI Olympic Games 17 28:59.15 Atlanta, GA 29 JUL 1996
Honours - Half Marathon
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11th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships 37 1:03:55 Bruxelles 05 MAY 2002
Honours - Long Race
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20th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 96 38:57 Boston, MA 21 MAR 1992