Mahiedine MEKHISSI BENABBAD

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    France France
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    15 MAR 1985
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    14186447
Mahiedine Mekhissi Benabbad (Getty Images)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's 3000mSC 21 1193
Men's Overall Ranking 697 1193
Men's Road Running 444 1024

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's 3000mSC 11 for 9 weeks
Men's Overall Ranking 348 for 1 week
Men's Road Running 419 for 1 week
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
1000 Metres 2:17.14 Tomblaine (FRA) 26 JUN 2009 1136
1500 Metres 3:33.12 Tomblaine (FRA) 02 JUL 2013 1201
One Mile 3:51.55 Oslo (NOR) 11 JUN 2014 1181
2000 Metres 4:56.85 Reims (FRA) 28 JUN 2013 1165
3000 Metres 7:44.98 Hengelo (NED) 30 MAY 2010 1146
5000 Metres 13:20.53 Palo Alto, CA (USA) 03 MAY 2018 1135
2000 Metres Steeplechase 5:10.68 Reims (FRA) 30 JUN 2010 WBP, ABP 1248
3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:00.09 Paris (FRA) 06 JUL 2013 AR 1258
10 Kilometres 28:59 Moirans (FRA) 25 MAR 2018 1052
10 Kilometres 28:59 * Madrid (ESP) 31 DEC 2014 1019
Half Marathon 1:06:52 Paris (FRA) 10 MAR 2019 922
4x1500 Metres Relay 14:52.52 Nice (FRA) 18 SEP 2011 1200

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
1500 Metres 3:36.95 Karlsruhe (GER) 02 FEB 2013 1200
2000 Metres 5:08.58 Val-de-Reuil (FRA) 06 FEB 2017 1088
3000 Metres 7:43.72 Düsseldorf (GER) 08 FEB 2013 1178

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
10 Kilometres 29:31 Cannes (FRA) 03 MAR 2019 1004
Half Marathon 1:06:52 Paris (FRA) 10 MAR 2019 922

Outdoor

1000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2014 2:17.18 Nancy (FRA) 27 JUN 2014
2009 2:17.14 Tomblaine (FRA) 26 JUN 2009

Outdoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2018 3:43.29 Grenoble (FRA) 20 MAY 2018
2017 3:35.56 Bruay-la-Buissiere (FRA) 04 JUL 2017
2014 3:35.34 Montreuil-sous-Bois (FRA) 07 JUL 2014
2013 3:33.12 Tomblaine (FRA) 02 JUL 2013
2011 3:33.86 Rabat (MAR) 05 JUN 2011
2010 3:35.24 Tomblaine (FRA) 25 JUN 2010
2009 3:35.06 Rabat (MAR) 23 MAY 2009
2008 3:35.73 Heusden-Zolder (BEL) 20 JUL 2008
2007 3:40.31 Strasbourg (FRA) 28 JUN 2007
2006 3:39.05 Carquefou (FRA) 16 JUN 2006
2005 3:43.59 Carquefou (FRA) 17 JUN 2005

Outdoor

One Mile

Performance Place Date
2014 3:51.55 Oslo (NOR) 11 JUN 2014

Outdoor

2000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2017 5:22.85 Angers (FRA) 09 SEP 2017
2016 5:16.05 Marseille (FRA) 13 SEP 2016
2013 4:56.85 Reims (FRA) 28 JUN 2013
2011 5:00.17 Reims (FRA) 05 JUL 2011

Outdoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2017 7:57.12 Zagreb (CRO) 29 AUG 2017
2016 8:15.19 Paris (FRA) 27 AUG 2016
2013 7:54.11 Poitiers (FRA) 21 SEP 2013
2010 7:44.98 Hengelo (NED) 30 MAY 2010
2009 7:53.50 Doha (QAT) 08 MAY 2009
2008 8:10.93 Tomblaine (FRA) 09 SEP 2008

Outdoor

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2018 13:20.53 Palo Alto, CA (USA) 03 MAY 2018

Outdoor

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2019 29:31 Cannes (FRA) 03 MAR 2019
2018 28:59 Moirans (FRA) 25 MAR 2018

Outdoor

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2019 1:06:52 Paris (FRA) 10 MAR 2019

Outdoor

2000 Metres Steeplechase

Performance Place Date
2010 5:10.68 Reims (FRA) 30 JUN 2010

Outdoor

3000 Metres Steeplechase

Performance Place Date
2018 8:16.97 Roma (ITA) 31 MAY 2018
2017 8:14.67 Marseille (FRA) 03 JUN 2017
2016 8:08.15 Bruxelles (BEL) 09 SEP 2016
2014 8:03.23 Bruxelles (BEL) 05 SEP 2014
2013 8:00.09 Paris (FRA) 06 JUL 2013
2012 8:10.90 Lille (FRA) 09 JUN 2012
2011 8:02.09 Paris (FRA) 08 JUL 2011
2010 8:02.52 Bruxelles (BEL) 27 AUG 2010
2009 8:06.98 Hengelo (NED) 01 JUN 2009
2008 8:08.95 Zürich (SUI) 29 AUG 2008
2007 8:14.22 Heusden-Zolder (BEL) 28 JUL 2007
2006 8:28.25 Reims (FRA) 25 JUL 2006
2005 8:34.45 Strasbourg (FRA) 23 JUN 2005
2004 9:01.01 St-Maur (FRA) 23 JUN 2004

Outdoor

4x1500 Metres Relay

Performance Place Date
2011 14:52.52 Nice (FRA) 18 SEP 2011

Indoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2012/13 3:36.95 Karlsruhe (GER) 02 FEB 2013
2009/10 3:37.52 Valencia (ESP) 13 FEB 2010

Indoor

2000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016/17 5:08.58 Val-de-Reuil (FRA) 06 FEB 2017

Indoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2012/13 7:43.72 Düsseldorf (GER) 08 FEB 2013

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:19.08 London (GBR) 05 AUG 2012
2. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:10.49 Beijing (CHN) 18 AUG 2008
3. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:11.52 Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 17 AUG 2016

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:07.86 Moskva (RUS) 15 AUG 2013
3. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:16.09 Daegu (KOR) 01 SEP 2011
4. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:15.80 London (GBR) 08 AUG 2017

Honours - World Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
8. 1500 Metres 3:45.22 Doha (QAT) 13 MAR 2010

Honours - World (Continental) Cup

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:09.96 Split (CRO) 05 SEP 2010
3. 1500 Metres 3:49.53 Marrakesh (MAR) 13 SEP 2014
8. 1500 Metres 3:55.89 Athina (GRE) 16 SEP 2006

Honours - European Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:31.66 Berlin (GER) 09 AUG 2018
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:25.63 Amsterdam (NED) 08 JUL 2016
1. 1500 Metres 3:45.60 Zürich (SUI) 17 AUG 2014
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:33.23 Helsinki (FIN) 29 JUN 2012
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:07.87 Barcelona (ESP) 01 AUG 2010

Honours - Diamond League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:02.09 Paris (FRA) 08 JUL 2011
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:02.52 Bruxelles (BEL) 27 AUG 2010

Honours - Golden League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:13.23 Paris-St-Denis (FRA) 17 JUL 2009

Honours - European Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 1500 Metres 3:37.17 Göteborg (SWE) 03 MAR 2013

Honours - European Team Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:26.71 Lille (FRA) 25 JUN 2017
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:33.10 Annecy (FRA) 22 JUN 2008
2. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:39.34 München (GER) 24 JUN 2007

Honours - European U23 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:33.91 Debrecen (HUN) 15 JUL 2007

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:33.59 Albi (FRA) 08 JUL 2018
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:29.01 Angers (FRA) 26 JUN 2016
1. 1500 Metres 3:46.75 Reims (FRA) 12 JUL 2014
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:46.57 Paris (FRA) 14 JUL 2013
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:27.80 Angers (FRA) 17 JUN 2012
1. 3000 Metres Steeplechase 8:32.69 Albi (FRA) 25 JUL 2008
Results in:

1500 Metres Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
01 FEB 2019 Meeting de l'Eure, Val-de-Reuil FRAFRA D F DNF

10 Kilometres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
03 MAR 2019 10 km de Cannes, Cannes FRAFRA E F 1. 29:31

Half Marathon

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
10 MAR 2019 Half Marathon, Paris FRAFRA E F 5. 1:06:52