Sofiya SHEMSU

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    12 SEP 1994
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    14472778

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Women's Marathon 523 1049
Women's Overall Ranking 2142 1105
Women's Road Running 177 1105

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Women's Marathon 507 for 2 weeks
Women's Overall Ranking 1192 for 1 week
Women's Road Running 132 for 3 weeks
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
800 Metres 2:03.20 Addis Abeba (ETH) 27 JUN 2013 1106
1500 Metres 4:17.33 Addis Abeba (ETH) 30 JUN 2013 1070
10 Kilometres 31:23 Paderborn (GER) 15 APR 2017 1193
12 Kilometres 38:10 Cape Town (RSA) 19 MAY 2019 0
15 Kilometres 51:58 Bursa (TUR) 23 APR 2017 1049
20 Kilometres 1:08:51 Cassis (FRA) 29 OCT 2017 1081
Half Marathon 1:11:50 Lisboa (POR) 11 MAR 2018 1103
Marathon 2:45:21 Howick (RSA) 25 AUG 2019 986

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
10 Kilometres 32:09 Cape Town (RSA) 26 MAY 2019 1151
12 Kilometres 38:10 Cape Town (RSA) 19 MAY 2019 0
Marathon 2:45:21 Howick (RSA) 25 AUG 2019 986

Outdoor

800 Metres

Performance Place Date
2013 2:03.20 Addis Abeba (ETH) 27 JUN 2013
2012 2:04.28 Porto Novo (BEN) 30 JUN 2012
2011 2:08.87 Gaborone (BOT) 13 MAY 2011

Outdoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2013 4:17.33 Addis Abeba (ETH) 30 JUN 2013

Outdoor

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2019 32:09 Cape Town (RSA) 26 MAY 2019
2017 31:23 Paderborn (GER) 15 APR 2017
2016 32:14 Fkih Ben Salah (MAR) 09 APR 2016
2013 32:30 New Orleans, LA (USA) 30 MAR 2013

Outdoor

12 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2019 38:10 Cape Town (RSA) 19 MAY 2019

Outdoor

15 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2017 51:58 Bursa (TUR) 23 APR 2017

Outdoor

20 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2017 1:08:51 Cassis (FRA) 29 OCT 2017

Outdoor

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2018 1:11:50 Laayoune (MAR) 04 NOV 2018

Outdoor

Marathon

Performance Place Date
2019 2:45:21 Howick (RSA) 25 AUG 2019

Honours - World Cross Country Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
6. U20 Race 18:20 Myslecinek Park, Bydgoszcz (POL) 24 MAR 2013

Honours - African Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
8. 800 Metres 2:07.09 Porto Novo (BEN) 01 JUL 2012

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 1500 Metres 4:17.33 Addis Abeba (ETH) 30 JUN 2013
Results in:

10 Kilometres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
26 MAY 2019 Spar Grand Prix Series, Cape Town RSARSA E F 2. 32:09

12 Kilometres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
19 MAY 2019 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN, Cape Town RSARSA C F 3. 38:10

Marathon

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
25 AUG 2019 Mandela Day Marathon, Howick RSARSA E F 1. 2:45:21

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