Tadesse TOLA

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    31 OCT 1987
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    223923
Tadesse Tola improves all the way to 2:06:23 to take the 2010 Paris Marathon (Getty Images)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's Marathon 602 1061
Men's Overall Ranking 3820 1061

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's Marathon 558 for 3 weeks
Men's Overall Ranking 3820 for 0 week
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
3000 Metres 7:43.70 Herrera (ESP) 19 MAY 2007 1154
5000 Metres 13:18.82 Villeneuve d'Ascq (FRA) 08 JUN 2007 1142
10,000 Metres 27:04.89 Neerpelt (BEL) 02 JUN 2007 1218
10 Kilometres 27:48 New York, NY (USA) 16 MAY 2009 1160
15 Kilometres 43:49 Le Puy-en-Velay (FRA) 01 MAY 2008 1083
20 Kilometres 57:27 Debrecen (HUN) 08 OCT 2006 1161
Half Marathon 59:49 Ras Al Khaimah (UAE) 19 FEB 2010 1200
Marathon 2:04:49 Dubai (UAE) 25 JAN 2013 1256

Legend

* Not legal.

Latest Active Season: 2018

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
Marathon 2:17:03 Dublin (IRL) 28 OCT 2018 1039

Outdoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2007 7:43.70 Herrera (ESP) 19 MAY 2007
2006 8:02.23 Hérouville (FRA) 24 JUN 2006

Outdoor

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2007 13:18.82 Villeneuve d'Ascq (FRA) 08 JUN 2007
2006 13:19.47 Kassel (GER) 08 JUN 2006

Outdoor

10,000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2009 28:51.38 Addis Abeba (ETH) 29 APR 2009
2008 27:15.17 Eugene, OR (USA) 08 JUN 2008
2007 27:04.89 Neerpelt (BEL) 02 JUN 2007
2006 28:15.16 Bambous (MRI) 13 AUG 2006

Outdoor

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2017 29:27 Boulder, CO (USA) 29 MAY 2017
2012 29:01 Ottawa (CAN) 26 MAY 2012
2010 28:21 Langueux (FRA) 26 JUN 2010
2009 27:48 New York, NY (USA) 16 MAY 2009
2008 28:21 Minneapolis, MN (USA) 02 AUG 2008
2007 28:16 Houilles (FRA) 31 DEC 2007
2006 28:22 Addis Abeba (ETH) 26 NOV 2006

Outdoor

15 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2010 43:53 Utica, NY (USA) 11 JUL 2010
2008 43:49 Le Puy-en-Velay (FRA) 01 MAY 2008

Outdoor

20 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2006 57:27 Debrecen (HUN) 08 OCT 2006

Outdoor

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2016 1:05:16 Bogotá (COL) 31 JUL 2016
2015 1:04:49 Bogotá (COL) 26 JUL 2015
2010 59:49 Ras Al Khaimah (UAE) 19 FEB 2010
2009 1:01:06 New York, NY (USA) 16 AUG 2009
2008 1:00:45 New Delhi (IND) 09 NOV 2008
2007 1:01:37 Ras Al Khaimah (UAE) 09 FEB 2007

Outdoor

Marathon

Performance Place Date
2018 2:17:03 Dublin (IRL) 28 OCT 2018
2017 2:16:44 Toronto (CAN) 22 OCT 2017
2016 2:11:52 Frankfurt (GER) 30 OCT 2016
2015 2:10:30 Xiamen (CHN) 03 JAN 2015
2014 2:05:57 Tokyo (JPN) 23 FEB 2014
2013 2:04:49 Dubai (UAE) 25 JAN 2013
2012 2:05:10 Dubai (UAE) 27 JAN 2012
2011 2:07:13 Eindhoven (NED) 09 OCT 2011
2010 2:06:31 Frankfurt (GER) 31 OCT 2010
2009 2:15:48 Chicago, IL (USA) 11 OCT 2009

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. Marathon 2:10:23 Moskva (RUS) 17 AUG 2013

Honours - World Half Marathon Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
7. 20 Kilometres 57:27 Debrecen (HUN) 08 OCT 2006

Honours - World Cross Country Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
7. Senior Race 37:04 Mombasa (KEN) 24 MAR 2007

Honours - African Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
5. 10,000 Metres 28:15.16 Bambous (MRI) 13 AUG 2006

Honours - All-African Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 10,000 Metres 27:28.08 Algiers (ALG) 19 JUL 2007

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 10,000 Metres 28:48.4h Addis Abeba (ETH) 02 MAY 2007
Results in:

Marathon

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
28 OCT 2018 Dublin Marathon IRLIRL E F 9. 2:17:03