Athlete Profile

Richard Limo

  • COUNTRY Kenya Kenya
  • DATE OF BIRTH 18 NOV 1980
  • COUNTRY Kenya Kenya
  • DATE OF BIRTH 18 NOV 1980
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
1500 Metres 3:37.59 Cottbus 26 MAY 1999
3000 Metres 7:32.23 Bruxelles 24 AUG 2001
Two Miles 8:13.47 Hengelo 30 MAY 1999
5000 Metres 12:56.72 Zürich 17 AUG 2001
10,000 Metres 26:50.20 Bruxelles 30 AUG 2002
15 Kilometres 43:44 s'-Heerenberg 03 DEC 2006
Half Marathon 1:02:23 Rotterdam 14 SEP 2008
25 Kilometres 1:14:08 Rotterdam 05 APR 2009
30 Kilometres 1:29:33 Rotterdam 05 APR 2009
Marathon 2:06:45 Amsterdam 21 OCT 2007
3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:20.67 Dakar 20 AUG 1998
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
1500 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1999 3:37.59 Cottbus 26 MAY
3000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 7:38.92 Doha 14 MAY
2002 7:38.28 Doha 15 MAY
2001 7:32.23 Bruxelles 24 AUG
2000 7:37.12 Monaco 18 AUG
1999 7:34.32 Bruxelles 03 SEP
1998 7:36.76 Monaco 08 AUG
Two Miles Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1999 8:13.47 Hengelo 30 MAY
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2005 13:09.52 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 08 JUL
2004 12:59.37 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 02 JUL
2003 13:01.13 Paris Saint-Denis 31 AUG
2002 12:57.52 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 12 JUL
2001 12:56.72 Zürich 17 AUG
2000 12:58.70 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 30 JUN
1999 12:58.15 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 07 JUL
1998 13:21.59 Zürich 12 AUG
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2005 28:16.7 Nairobi 25 JUN
2004 27:09.61 Bruxelles 03 SEP
2003 26:56.63 Bruxelles 05 SEP
2002 26:50.20 Bruxelles 30 AUG
2001 27:25.27 Hengelo 04 JUN
15 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2006 43:44 s'-Heerenberg 03 DEC
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2009 1:02:37 Rotterdam 05 APR
2008 1:02:23 Rotterdam 14 SEP
25 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2009 1:14:08 Rotterdam 05 APR
2008 1:14:32 Rotterdam 13 APR
2007 1:15:33 Amsterdam 21 OCT
30 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2009 1:29:33 Rotterdam 05 APR
2008 1:29:42 Rotterdam 13 APR
2007 1:30:22 Amsterdam 21 OCT
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2013 2:15:42 Milano 07 APR
2012 2:11:02 Reims 21 OCT
2011 2:10:02 Reims 16 OCT
2010 2:17:18 Honolulu, HI 12 DEC
2009 2:08:43 Chicago, IL 11 OCT
2008 2:08:43 Rotterdam 13 APR
2007 2:06:45 Amsterdam 21 OCT
3000 Metres Steeplechase Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1998 8:20.67 Dakar 20 AUG
Honours - 3000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
18th IAAF Grand Prix Final 7 8:34.86 Paris (Charléty) 14 SEP 2002
17th IAAF Grand Prix Final 5 7:54.82 Melbourne 09 SEP 2001
IAAF Grand Prix Final 4 7:37.18 München 11 SEP 1999
Honours - 5000 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
1st IAAF World Athletics Final 2 13:23.95 Monaco 14 SEP 2003
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 7 13:01.13 Paris Saint-Denis 31 AUG 2003
8th IAAF World Championships 1 13:00.77 Edmonton 10 AUG 2001
27th Olympic Games 10 13:39.43 Sydney 30 SEP 2000
Honours - Junior Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
27th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 2 25:43 Belfast 28 MAR 1999
IAAF World Cross Country Championships 2 22:50 Marrakech 22 MAR 1998
Honours - Long Race
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
32nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships 32 38:03 Bruxelles 21 MAR 2004
31st IAAF World Cross Country Championships 4 36:39 Lausanne 30 MAR 2003
30th IAAF/Sport Ireland World Cross Country Championships 4 35:26 Dublin 24 MAR 2002
IAAF World Cross Country Championships 32 41:31 Oostende 25 MAR 2001