Belaynesh Oljira

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    26 JUN 1990
Ethiopia’s Belaynesh Oljira on the podium at the 2013 IAAF World Championships (Getty Images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
3000 Metres 8:38.55 Ostrava (Mestský Stadion) 20 MAY 2016
Two Miles 9:23.32 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 31 MAY 2014
5000 Metres 14:42.57 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 27 MAY 2016
10,000 Metres 30:26.70 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 01 JUN 2012
10 Kilometres 31:07 Marseille 01 MAY 2010
15 Kilometres 47:49 New Delhi 27 NOV 2011
20 Kilometres 1:04:01 New Delhi 27 NOV 2011
Half Marathon 1:07:27 New Delhi 27 NOV 2011
Marathon 2:25:01 Dubai 25 JAN 2013

Progression - Outdoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016 8:38.55 Ostrava (Mestský Stadion) 20 MAY
2014 8:57.31 Lausanne (Pontaise) 03 JUL
2010 8:40.73 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 22 JUL

Two Miles

Performance Place Date
2014 9:23.32 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 31 MAY

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016 14:42.57 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 27 MAY
2015 15:05.19 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 04 JUL
2013 15:01.51 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 01 JUN
2010 14:58.16 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 16 JUL
2009 15:18.61 Málaga 27 JUN

10,000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016 30:50.25 Hengelo (Blankers-Koen Stadion) 29 JUN
2015 30:53.69 Hengelo (Blankers-Koen Stadion) 17 JUN
2014 32:49.39 Marrakech (Le Grande Stade) 13 AUG
2013 30:31.44 Ostrava (Mestský Stadion) 27 JUN
2012 30:26.70 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 01 JUN
2011 31:17.80 Ostrava (Mestský Stadion) 31 MAY

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2016 31:51 San Juan, PUR 28 FEB
2015 31:57 San Juan, PUR 01 MAR
2014 32:24 San Juan, PUR 23 FEB
2012 32:31 Houston, TX 15 JAN
2011 31:32 New Delhi 27 NOV
2010 31:07 Marseille 01 MAY

15 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2014 49:08 Portsmouth, GBR 26 OCT
2011 47:49 New Delhi 27 NOV
2010 49:46 Istanbul 17 OCT

20 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2012 1:05:00 Houston, TX 15 JAN
2011 1:04:01 New Delhi 27 NOV
2010 1:06:35 Lille 04 SEP

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2015 1:10:41 Boston, MA 11 OCT
2014 1:10:08 New Delhi 23 NOV
2013 1:11:01 Dubai 25 JAN
2012 1:08:26 Houston, TX 15 JAN
2011 1:07:27 New Delhi 27 NOV
2010 1:10:22 Lille 04 SEP

Marathon

Performance Place Date
2013 2:25:01 Dubai 25 JAN

Honours - 10,000 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
15th IAAF World Championships 9 31:53.01 Beijing (National Stadium) 24 AUG 2015
14th IAAF World Championships 3 30:46.98 Moskva (Luzhniki) 11 AUG 2013
The XXX Olympic Games 5 30:45.56 London (Olympic Stadium) 03 AUG 2012

Honours - Senior Race

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Cross Country Championships 2015 9 26:29 Guiyang (Qingzhen) 28 MAR 2015
40th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 2013 3 24:33 Bydgoszcz (Myslecinek Park) 24 MAR 2013
39th IAAF World Cross Country Championships 10 25:40 Punta Umbría 20 MAR 2011