Faith Chepngetich Kipyegon

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Kenya Kenya
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    10 JAN 1994
Faith Kipyegon in the 1500m at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 (Getty Images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
800 Metres 1:58.02 Rieti (Guidobaldi) 13 SEP 2015
1500 Metres 3:56.41 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 28 MAY 2016
One Mile 4:16.71 Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 11 SEP 2015
3000 Metres 8:23.55 Doha (Hamad Bin Suhaim) 09 MAY 2014
5000 Metres 14:31.95 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 30 MAY 2015

Progression - Outdoor

800 Metres

Performance Place Date
2015 1:58.02 Rieti (Guidobaldi) 13 SEP

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016 3:56.41 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 28 MAY
2015 3:59.32 Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 11 SEP
2014 3:58.01 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 31 MAY
2013 3:56.98 Doha (Hamad Bin Suhaim) 10 MAY
2012 4:03.82 Shanghai (SS) 19 MAY
2011 4:09.48 Lille 09 JUL
2010 4:17.1 Nairobi 17 JUN

One Mile

Performance Place Date
2016 4:18.60 Oslo (Bislett) 09 JUN
2015 4:16.71 Bruxelles (Boudewijnstadion) 11 SEP

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2015 8:38.91 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 30 MAY
2014 8:23.55 Doha (Hamad Bin Suhaim) 09 MAY

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2015 14:31.95 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 30 MAY

Honours - 1500 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
15th IAAF World Championships 2 4:08.96 Beijing (National Stadium) 25 AUG 2015
14th IAAF World Championships 5 4:05.08 Moskva (Luzhniki) 15 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 8h3 4:08.78 London (Olympic Stadium) 06 AUG 2012
14th IAAF World Junior Championships 1 4:04.96 Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 15 JUL 2012
7th IAAF World Youth Championships 1 4:09.48 Lille 09 JUL 2011

Honours - Junior Race

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
40th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 2013 1 17:51 Bydgoszcz (Myslecinek Park) 24 MAR 2013
39th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 1 18:53 Punta Umbría 20 MAR 2011
38th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 4 19:02 Bydgoszcz (Myslecinek Park) 28 MAR 2010