Feyisa LILESA

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    01 FEB 1990
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    240626
Feyisa Lilesa wins the Houston Half Marathon (Victah Sailor)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's Marathon 126 1224
Men's Overall Ranking 428 1224
Men's Road Running 136 1116

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's Marathon 96 for 2 weeks
Men's Overall Ranking 428 for 0 week
Men's Road Running 88 for 2 weeks
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
5000 Metres 13:34.80 Lugano (SUI) 04 JUL 2008 1085
10,000 Metres 27:46.97 Pergine Valsugana (ITA) 12 JUL 2008 1152
10 Kilometres 27:38 Rovereto (ITA) 04 OCT 2008 1176
15 Kilometres 44:38 Sao Paulo (BRA) 31 DEC 2015 1036
10 Miles Road 45:58 Washington, DC (USA) 05 APR 2009 1150
Half Marathon 59:22 Houston, TX (USA) 15 JAN 2012 1219
Marathon 2:04:52 Chicago, IL (USA) 07 OCT 2012 1255

Legend

* Not legal.

Latest Active Season: 2018

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Half Marathon 1:00:20 Houston, TX (USA) 14 JAN 2018 1179
Marathon 2:07:30 Tokyo (JPN) 25 FEB 2018 1207

Outdoor

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2008 13:34.80 Lugano (SUI) 04 JUL 2008

Outdoor

10,000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2008 27:46.97 Pergine Valsugana (ITA) 12 JUL 2008

Outdoor

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2015 28:56 Bangalore (IND) 17 MAY 2015
2012 28:30 Bangalore (IND) 27 MAY 2012
2011 28:13 Bangalore (IND) 05 JUN 2011
2010 28:23 Bangalore (IND) 16 MAY 2010
2009 28:21 New Orleans, LA (USA) 11 APR 2009
2008 27:38 Rovereto (ITA) 04 OCT 2008

Outdoor

15 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2015 44:38 Sao Paulo (BRA) 31 DEC 2015

Outdoor

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2018 1:00:20 Houston, TX (USA) 14 JAN 2018
2017 1:00:04 New York, NY (USA) 19 MAR 2017
2016 1:00:45 Yangzhou (CHN) 24 APR 2016
2014 59:51 Ras Al Khaimah (UAE) 14 FEB 2014
2013 59:25 Ras Al Khaimah (UAE) 15 FEB 2013
2012 59:22 Houston, TX (USA) 15 JAN 2012
2011 1:00:50 New Delhi (IND) 27 NOV 2011
2010 1:00:33 New Delhi (IND) 21 NOV 2010
2009 1:02:15 Virginia Beach, VA (USA) 06 SEP 2009
2008 1:02:26 Udine (ITA) 28 SEP 2008

Outdoor

Marathon

Performance Place Date
2018 2:07:30 Tokyo (JPN) 25 FEB 2018
2017 2:14:12 London (GBR) 23 APR 2017
2016 2:06:56 Tokyo (JPN) 28 FEB 2016
2015 2:06:35 Dubai (UAE) 23 JAN 2015
2014 2:08:26 London (GBR) 13 APR 2014
2013 2:07:46 London (GBR) 21 APR 2013
2012 2:04:52 Chicago, IL (USA) 07 OCT 2012
2011 2:10:32 Daegu (KOR) 04 SEP 2011
2010 2:05:23 Rotterdam (NED) 11 APR 2010
2009 2:09:12 Dublin (IRL) 26 OCT 2009

Outdoor

10 Miles Road

Performance Place Date
2009 45:58 Washington, DC (USA) 05 APR 2009

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. Marathon 2:09:54 Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 21 AUG 2016

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. Marathon 2:10:32 Daegu (KOR) 04 SEP 2011

Honours - World Cross Country Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
9. Senior Race 33:22 Bydgoszcz (POL) 24 MAR 2013
12. Senior Race 35:22 Amman (JOR) 28 MAR 2009
Results in:

Half Marathon

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
14 JAN 2018 Houston Half Marathon USAUSA A F 3. 1:00:20
03 JUN 2018 San Diego Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon USAUSA E F 2. 1:02:18
29 JUL 2018 Bogotá Half Marathon COLCOL A F 2. 1:05:23

Marathon

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
25 FEB 2018 Tokyo Marathon JPNJPN GL F 6. 2:07:30