Meskerem ASSEFA

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    20 SEP 1985
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    184494
Meskerem Assefa (Getty Images)

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
800 Metres 2:02.12 Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 18 MAY 2008
1500 Metres 4:02.12 Roma (ITA) 26 MAY 2011
3000 Metres 8:46.37 Villeneuve d'Ascq (FRA) 30 JUN 2009
5 Kilometres 15:55 Carlsbad, CA (USA) 11 APR 2010
10 Kilometres 32:31 Charleston (USA) 27 MAR 2010
Half Marathon 1:07:42 København (DEN) 17 SEP 2017
Marathon 2:21:45 Nagoya (JPN) 11 MAR 2018

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
1500 Metres 4:07.65 Liévin (FRA) 14 FEB 2012
2000 Metres 5:58.32 Paris (FRA) 13 FEB 2009
3000 Metres 8:53.18 Eaubonne (FRA) 16 FEB 2012
5000 Metres 15:03.49 Stockholm (SWE) 10 FEB 2010

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
Half Marathon 1:08:34 København (DEN) 16 SEP 2018
Marathon 2:21:45 Nagoya (JPN) 11 MAR 2018

Outdoor

800 Metres

Performance Place Date
2010 2:03.10 Fortaleza (BRA) 16 MAY 2010
2009 2:04.43 Sotteville (FRA) 05 JUL 2009
2008 2:02.12 Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 18 MAY 2008
2007 2:05.84 Addis Abeba (ETH) 13 MAR 2007

Outdoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2012 4:06.52 Daegu (KOR) 16 MAY 2012
2011 4:02.12 Roma (ITA) 26 MAY 2011
2010 4:05.62 Sotteville (FRA) 12 JUN 2010
2009 4:05.99 Eugene, OR (USA) 07 JUN 2009
2008 4:05.67 Jerez de la Frontera (ESP) 24 JUN 2008
2007 4:09.04 Villeneuve d'Ascq (FRA) 08 JUN 2007
2006 4:22.51 Addis Abeba (ETH) 29 MAY 2006

Outdoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2012 9:05.82 Budapest (HUN) 20 AUG 2012
2010 8:49.81 Montreuil-sous-Bois (FRA) 08 JUN 2010
2009 8:46.37 Villeneuve d'Ascq (FRA) 30 JUN 2009

Outdoor

5 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2015 15:55 Albany (USA) 30 MAY 2015
2010 15:55 Carlsbad, CA (USA) 11 APR 2010

Outdoor

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2015 33:32 Boulder, CO (USA) 25 MAY 2015
2010 32:31 Charleston (USA) 27 MAR 2010

Outdoor

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2018 1:08:34 København (DEN) 16 SEP 2018
2017 1:07:42 København (DEN) 17 SEP 2017
2016 1:09:39 Istanbul (TUR) 24 APR 2016
2014 1:09:10 Yangzhou (CHN) 20 APR 2014

Outdoor

Marathon

Performance Place Date
2018 2:21:45 Nagoya (JPN) 11 MAR 2018
2017 2:24:18 Rotterdam (NED) 09 APR 2017
2016 2:30:13 Shanghai (CHN) 30 OCT 2016
2015 2:25:11 Chicago, IL (USA) 11 OCT 2015
2014 2:25:59 Houston, TX (USA) 19 JAN 2014
2013 2:25:17 Houston, TX (USA) 13 JAN 2013

Indoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2011/12 4:07.65 Liévin (FRA) 14 FEB 2012
2009/10 4:10.39 Metz (FRA) 14 FEB 2010
2008/09 4:10.36 Valencia (ESP) 14 FEB 2009

Indoor

2000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2008/09 5:58.32 Paris (FRA) 13 FEB 2009

Indoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2011/12 8:53.18 Eaubonne (FRA) 16 FEB 2012
2008/09 8:58.33 Liévin (FRA) 10 FEB 2009
2007/08 9:00.12 Paris (FRA) 22 FEB 2008

Indoor

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2009/10 15:03.49 Stockholm (SWE) 10 FEB 2010

Honours - African Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 1500 Metres 4:10.40 Addis Abeba (ETH) 02 MAY 2008
5. 1500 Metres 4:14.37 Nairobi (KEN) 30 JUL 2010

Honours - All-African Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
4. 1500 Metres 4:14.76 Maputo (MOZ) 15 SEP 2011
4. 1500 Metres 4:09.83 Algiers (ALG) 22 JUL 2007
Results in:

Half Marathon

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
16 SEP 2018 Copenhagen Half Marathon DENDEN A F 9. 1:08:34

Marathon

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
21 JAN 2018 Hong Kong Marathon HKGHKG GL F 2. 2:29:42
11 MAR 2018 Nagoya Women's Marathon JPNJPN GL F 1. 2:21:45