Michael Shelley

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Australia Australia
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    10 OCT 1983
Australia's Michael Shelley after winning the marathon (Getty Images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
1500 Metres 3:39.90 Sydney 27 FEB 2004
3000 Metres 7:59.59 Sydney 17 FEB 2007
5000 Metres 13:38.30 Hobart 30 JAN 2009
10,000 Metres 27:59.77 Berkeley, CA 24 APR 2009
20 Kilometres 58:20 New York City, NY 18 MAR 2012
Half Marathon 1:01:27 New York City, NY 18 MAR 2012
Marathon 2:11:15 Glasgow 27 JUL 2014
3000 Metres Steeplechase 9:08.28 Hobart 09 MAR 2002

Progression - Outdoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2008 3:41.81 Sydney 16 FEB
2007 3:49.44 Canberra 27 JAN
2005 3:42.47 Kassel 10 JUN
2004 3:39.90 Sydney 27 FEB
2003 3:47.00 Melbourne 01 MAR
2002 3:50.11 Nassau 11 JUL

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2007 7:59.59 Sydney 17 FEB
2004 8:03.24 Canberra 31 JAN

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2009 13:38.30 Hobart 30 JAN
2007 13:58.26 Melbourne 02 MAR

10,000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2009 27:59.77 Berkeley, CA 24 APR
2008 28:08.96 Melbourne (OP) 11 DEC

20 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2012 58:20 New York City, NY 18 MAR

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2016 1:03:33 Cardiff 26 MAR
2014 1:02:54 Glasgow 05 OCT
2012 1:01:27 New York City, NY 18 MAR
2009 1:02:10 Southport 05 JUL
2008 1:02:41 Gold Coast 06 JUL

Marathon

Performance Place Date
2016 2:18:06 Rio de Janeiro (Sambódromo) 21 AUG
2015 2:11:19 London 26 APR
2014 2:11:15 Glasgow 27 JUL
2013 2:13:09 Chicago, IL 13 OCT
2012 2:14:10 London (The Mall) 12 AUG
2011 2:11:23 Amsterdam 16 OCT
2010 2:13:05 Rotterdam 11 APR

3000 Metres Steeplechase

Performance Place Date
2002 9:08.28 Hobart 09 MAR

Honours - Half Marathon

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships Cardiff 2016 20 1:03:33 Cardiff 26 MAR 2016
IAAF / Caixa World Half Marathon Championships 16 1:04:44 Rio de Janeiro 12 OCT 2008

Honours - Marathon

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXXI Olympic Games 47 2:18:06 Rio de Janeiro (Sambódromo) 21 AUG 2016
The XXX Olympic Games 16 2:14:10 London (The Mall) 12 AUG 2012

Honours - 3000 Metres Steeplechase

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF/Coca Cola World Junior Championships 13h1 9:11.18 Kingston (NS), JAM 18 JUL 2002

Honours - Senior Race

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
37th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 36 36:58 Amman (Golf Club Al Bisharat) 28 MAR 2009
36th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 50 37:09 Edinburgh (Holyrood Park) 30 MAR 2008
35th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 65 39:42 Mombasa 24 MAR 2007

Honours - Short Race

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
32nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships 103 13:00 Bruxelles 20 MAR 2004