Hitomi Niiya (Getty Images)
Hitomi Niiya (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Japan Japan
  • DATE OF BIRTH 26 FEB 1988
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
3000 Metres 9:08.86 Okayama 18 JUN 2005
5000 Metres 15:10.20 London (OP) 07 AUG 2012
10,000 Metres 30:56.70 Moskva (Luzhniki) 11 AUG 2013
Half Marathon 1:11:41 Matsue 16 MAR 2008
30 Kilometres 1:45:01 Tokyo 18 FEB 2007
Marathon 2:30:58 Nagoya 08 MAR 2009
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2005 9:08.86 Okayama 18 JUN
2004 9:10.74 Taisha 06 AUG
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2012 15:10.20 London (OP) 07 AUG
2011 15:13.12 Shibetsu 29 JUN
2010 15:42.20 Hiroshima 29 APR
2009 15:23.27 Hiroshima 29 APR
2008 15:36.50 Hiroshima 29 APR
2007 15:34.35 Hiroshima 29 APR
2006 15:46.67 Sendai 21 MAY
2005 15:28.70 Isahaya 03 DEC
2004 15:49.15 Isahaya 27 NOV
2003 15:54.99 Isahaya 29 NOV
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 30:56.70 Moskva (Luzhniki) 11 AUG
2012 30:59.19 London (OP) 03 AUG
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
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2008 1:11:41 Matsue 16 MAR
30 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2007 1:45:01 Tokyo 18 FEB
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2009 2:30:58 Nagoya 08 MAR
2008 2:32:19 Sapporo 31 AUG
2007 2:31:01 Tokyo 18 FEB
Honours - 3000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
4th IAAF World Youth Championships 3 9:10.34 Marrakech 13 JUL 2005
Honours - 5000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXX Olympic Games 10h2 15:10.20 London (OP) 07 AUG 2012
13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 13 15:41.67 Daegu 02 SEP 2011
Honours - 10,000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
14th IAAF World Championships 5 30:56.70 Moskva (Luzhniki) 11 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 9 30:59.19 London (OP) 03 AUG 2012
Honours - Senior Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
40th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 2013 82 27:20 Bydgoszcz (Myslecinek Park) 24 MAR 2013
39th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 26 26:43 Punta Umbría 20 MAR 2011
38th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 31 26:30 Bydgoszcz 28 MAR 2010
Honours - Junior Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
34th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 13 20:25 Fukuoka 01 APR 2006
33rd IAAF World Cross Country Championships 13 21:39 Saint - Galmier 19 MAR 2005
32nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships 19 21:47 Bruxelles 20 MAR 2004