Athlete Profile

Gert Thys

  • COUNTRY South Africa South Africa
  • DATE OF BIRTH 12 NOV 1971
  • COUNTRY South Africa South Africa
  • DATE OF BIRTH 12 NOV 1971
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
5000 Metres 13:55.30 01 JAN 1991
10,000 Metres 28:26.71 Durban 02 MAR 2001
15 Kilometres 43:14 Nijmegen 19 NOV 2000
Half Marathon 1:00:23 Košice 04 OCT 1997
25 Kilometres 1:14:22 Seoul 13 MAR 2005
30 Kilometres 1:29:31 Seoul 13 MAR 2005
Marathon 2:06:33 Tokyo 14 FEB 1999
8 Kilometres 22:53 Cedar Rapits 03 JUL 1999
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
5000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 14:16.36 Durban 17 APR
1991 13:55.30 01 JAN
10,000 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2004 28:48.86 Durban 16 APR
2003 28:40.84 Port Elizabeth 28 FEB
2002 28:56.77 Port Elizabeth 01 MAR
2001 28:26.71 Durban 02 MAR
15 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2000 43:14 Nijmegen 19 NOV
1999 43:25 Port Elizabeth 06 FEB
Half Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2001 1:02:44 East London 08 JUL
2000 1:01:16 Durban 06 AUG
1999 1:01:21 South Shields 10 OCT
1998 1:00:37 Uster 27 SEP
1997 1:00:23 Košice 04 OCT
25 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2005 1:14:22 Seoul 13 MAR
30 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2005 1:29:31 Seoul 13 MAR
Marathon Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 2:13:47 Dalian 18 APR
2006 2:09:45 Oita 05 FEB
2005 2:11:19 Seoul 13 MAR
2004 2:07:06 Seoul 14 MAR
2003 2:08:42 Seoul 16 MAR
2002 2:11:48 New York, NY 03 NOV
2001 2:12:11 London 22 APR
2000 2:11:32 London 16 APR
1999 2:06:33 Tokyo 14 FEB
1998 2:07:45 Chicago, IL 11 OCT
1997 2:11:55 Gold Coast 13 JUL
1996 2:08:30 Oita 04 FEB
1995 2:13:28 New York, NY 12 NOV
1993 2:09:31 Fukuoka 05 DEC
8 Kilometres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
1999 22:53 Cedar Rapits 03 JUL
Honours - Half Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
World Half Marathon Championships 12 1:02:24 Palermo 03 OCT 1999
7th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships 5 1:00:37 Uster 27 SEP 1998
6th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships 6 1:00:23 Košice 04 OCT 1997
Honours - Marathon
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics f DNF Helsinki 13 AUG 2005
10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics f DNF Helsinki 13 AUG 2005
28th Olympic Games 16 2:16:08 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 29 AUG 2004
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 30 2:15:00 Paris Saint-Denis 30 AUG 2003
8th IAAF World Championships f DNF Edmonton 03 AUG 2001
7th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 15 2:17:13 Sevilla 28 AUG 1999