Athlete Profile

Noah Ngeny

  • COUNTRY Kenya Kenya
  • DATE OF BIRTH 2 NOV 1978
Noah Ngeny  (2389) wins the Olympic title in Sydney (Getty Images)
Noah Ngeny  (2389) wins the Olympic title in Sydney (Getty Images)
  • COUNTRY Kenya Kenya
  • DATE OF BIRTH 2 NOV 1978
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
800 Metres 1:44.49 Oslo (Bislett) 28 JUL 2000
1000 Metres 2:11.96 Rieti 05 SEP 1999
1500 Metres 3:28.12 Zürich 11 AUG 2000
One Mile 3:43.40 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 07 JUL 1999
2000 Metres 4:50.08 Stockholm 30 JUL 1999
3000 Metres 7:35.46 Sevilla 09 JUN 2000
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
1000 Metres 2:17.26 Gent 23 FEB 2001
1500 Metres 3:36.17 Birmingham, GBR 18 FEB 2001
One Mile 3:53.31 Stockholm 15 FEB 2001
2000 Metres 4:56.40 Liévin 25 FEB 2001
3000 Metres 7:46.21 Boston (Roxbury), MA 01 FEB 2003
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
800 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2002 1:45.94 Paris Saint-Denis 05 JUL
2001 1:44.85 Milano 06 JUN
2000 1:44.49 Oslo (Bislett) 28 JUL
1999 1:46.49 Brisbane 13 MAR
1998 1:45.87 Caorle 13 JUN
1000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2001 2:16.93 Nice 09 JUL
2000 2:14.78 Nice 08 JUL
1999 2:11.96 Rieti 05 SEP
1998 2:15.77 Stockholm 05 AUG
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2005 3:42.52 Doha 13 MAY
2004 3:33.38 Iráklio 04 JUL
2003 3:33.96 Tríkala 24 JUN
2002 3:33.02 Doha 15 MAY
2001 3:31.94 Athína 11 JUN
2000 3:28.12 Zürich 11 AUG
1999 3:28.73 Sevilla 24 AUG
1998 3:30.34 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 08 AUG
1997 3:32.91 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 16 AUG
1996 3:42.44 Sydney (SOPAC) 25 AUG
1996 3:42.44 Sydney (SOPAC) 25 AUG
One Mile Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 3:53.71 London (CP) 30 JUL
2003 3:58.79 Eugene, OR 24 MAY
2002 3:57.39 Oslo 28 JUN
2001 3:50.29 Oslo 13 JUL
2000 3:47.67 London (Crystal Palace) 05 AUG
1999 3:43.40 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 07 JUL
1998 3:52.38 Eugene, OR 31 MAY
1997 3:50.41 Nice 16 JUL
2000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1999 4:50.08 Stockholm 30 JUL
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2000 7:35.46 Sevilla 09 JUN
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
1000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2001 2:17.26 Gent 23 FEB
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2001 3:36.17 Birmingham, GBR 18 FEB
One Mile Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2001 3:53.31 Stockholm 15 FEB
2000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2001 4:56.40 Liévin 25 FEB
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2003 7:46.21 Boston (Roxbury), MA 01 FEB
Honours - 1500 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
17th IAAF Grand Prix Final 4 3:34.76 Melbourne 09 SEP 2001
8th IAAF World Indoor Championships 3 3:51.63 Lisboa (Atlantic Pavillion) 10 MAR 2001
IAAF Grand Prix Final 1 3:36.62 Doha 05 OCT 2000
27th Olympic Games 1 3:32.07 Sydney 29 SEP 2000
IAAF Grand Prix Final 1 3:28.93 München 11 SEP 1999
7th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2 3:28.73 Sevilla 24 AUG 1999
IAAF Golden League/Grand Prix Final 5 3:33.81 Moskva 05 SEP 1998
6th IAAF World Junior Championships 8 3:42.44 Sydney (SOPAC) 25 AUG 1996
6th IAAF World Junior Championships 8 3:42.44 Sydney (SOPAC) 25 AUG 1996