Athlete Profile

Yoann Kowal

  • COUNTRY France France
  • DATE OF BIRTH 28 MAY 1987
Yoann Kowal, winner of the 3000m steeplechase at the European Championships (Getty Images)
Yoann Kowal, winner of the 3000m steeplechase at the European Championships (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY France France
  • DATE OF BIRTH 28 MAY 1987
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
1500 Metres 3:33.75 Paris Saint-Denis 08 JUL 2011
3000 Metres 7:56.88 Montgeron 15 MAY 2011
2000 Metres Steeplechase 5:37.10 Les Sables d'Olonne 30 JUL 2006
3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:12.53 Rabat 09 JUN 2013
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
1500 Metres 3:38.07 Stuttgart 05 FEB 2011
2000 Metres 5:04.18 Bordeaux 26 JAN 2013
3000 Metres 7:44.26 Liévin 14 FEB 2012
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 3:39.46 Montreuil-sous-Bois 07 JUL
2013 3:40.08 Alger 18 JUN
2012 3:35.03 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 20 JUL
2011 3:33.75 Paris Saint-Denis 08 JUL
2010 3:35.14 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 10 JUN
2009 3:35.39 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 28 JUL
2008 3:35.95 Paris Saint-Denis 18 JUL
2006 3:48.06 Cahors 30 JUN
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2011 7:56.88 Montgeron 15 MAY
2000 Metres Steeplechase Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2006 5:37.10 Les Sables d'Olonne 30 JUL
3000 Metres Steeplechase Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 8:25.50 Braunschweig 22 JUN
2013 8:12.53 Rabat 09 JUN
2012 8:21.66 Bruxelles 07 SEP
2008 8:34.66 Pézenas 31 MAY
2007 8:36.11 Debrecen 13 JUL
2006 8:56.54 Saint-Maur-des-Fossés 21 JUN
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 3:45.32 Bordeaux 23 FEB
2012 3:38.51 Stockholm 23 FEB
2011 3:38.07 Stuttgart 05 FEB
2010 3:39.28 Liévin 05 MAR
2009 3:38.59 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 13 FEB
2008 3:41.11 Stuttgart 02 FEB
2000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 5:04.18 Bordeaux 26 JAN
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2014 7:49.36 Bordeaux 26 JAN
2013 7:46.72 Karlsruhe 02 FEB
2012 7:44.26 Liévin 14 FEB
2011 7:46.19 Karlsruhe 13 FEB
2008 8:02.89 Mondeville 26 JAN
Honours - 1500 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXX Olympic Games 7sf1 3:43.48 London (OP) 05 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 8sf2 3:37.44 Daegu 01 SEP 2011
IAAF/VTB Bank Continental Cup 2010 7 3:39.30 Split 04 SEP 2010
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 8h3 3:46.42 Berlin 15 AUG 2009
Honours - 3000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2014 h2 DQ R163.3(b) Sopot (Ergo Arena) 07 MAR 2014
IAAF World Indoor Championships 2012 10 7:47.81 Istanbul (Ataköy Arena) 11 MAR 2012
Honours - 3000 Metres Steeplechase
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
14th IAAF World Championships 8 8:17.41 Moskva (Luzhniki) 15 AUG 2013
11th IAAF World Junior Championships 9h1 8:58.74 Beijing (Chaoyang Sport Center) 16 AUG 2006
Honours - Junior Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
33rd IAAF World Cross Country Championships 106 28:23 Saint-Galmier 20 MAR 2005