Brendan FOSTER

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Great Britain & NI Great Britain & NI
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    12 JAN 1948
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    9776

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
800 Metres 1:53.6h Gateshead (GBR) 28 MAY 1975
1500 Metres 3:37.64 Christchurch (NZL) 02 FEB 1974
One Mile 3:55.9h London (GBR) 10 JUN 1972
2000 Metres 5:02.93 London (GBR) 04 JUL 1975
3000 Metres 7:35.2h Gateshead (GBR) 03 AUG 1974
Two Miles 8:13.68 London (GBR) 27 JUL 1973
5000 Metres 13:14.6h Christchurch (NZL) 29 JAN 1974
10,000 Metres 27:30.3h London (GBR) 23 JUN 1978

Legend

* Not legal.

Latest Active Season: 1980

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
3000 Metres 7:48.5h London (GBR) 27 JUN 1980
Two Miles 8:20.11 London (GBR) 27 JUN 1980
5000 Metres 13:20.47 Stockholm (SWE) 08 JUL 1980
10,000 Metres 28:22.54 Moskva (URS) 27 JUL 1980

Outdoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
1975 3:40.30 Helsinki (FIN) 26 JUN 1975
1974 3:37.64 Christchurch (NZL) 02 FEB 1974
1973 3:38.45 London (GBR) 25 AUG 1973
1972 3:38.20 München (GER) 09 SEP 1972
1971 3:39.20 Helsinki (FIN) 15 AUG 1971

Outdoor

One Mile

Performance Place Date
1978 3:56.97 Gateshead (GBR) 09 JUL 1978
1976 3:57.71 London (GBR) 30 AUG 1976

Outdoor

2000 Metres

Performance Place Date
1975 5:02.93 London (GBR) 04 JUL 1975

Outdoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
1979 7:46.28 Gateshead (GBR) 08 SEP 1979
1976 7:46.33 Köln (GER) 01 SEP 1976

Outdoor

Two Miles

Performance Place Date
1980 8:20.11 London (GBR) 27 JUN 1980
1979 8:16.94 Oslo (NOR) 17 JUL 1979
1976 8:19.02 Zürich (SUI) 09 JUL 1976
1974 8:22.96 London (GBR) 13 SEP 1974
1973 8:13.68 London (GBR) 27 JUL 1973

Outdoor

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
1980 13:20.47 Stockholm (SWE) 08 JUL 1980
1979 13:26.67 Gateshead (GBR) 08 JUL 1979
1978 13:25.41 Edinburgh (GBR) 16 JUL 1978
1977 13:21.18 London (GBR) 26 JUN 1977
1976 13:20.34 Montreal (CAN) 28 JUL 1976
1975 13:30.39 London (GBR) 13 JUL 1975
1974 13:17.21 Roma (ITA) 08 SEP 1974
1973 13:23.71 London (GBR) 14 JUL 1973

Outdoor

10,000 Metres

Performance Place Date
1980 28:22.54 Moskva (URS) 27 JUL 1980
1979 27:41.23 Bruxelles (BEL) 04 SEP 1979
1978 27:32.65 Praha (TCH) 29 AUG 1978
1977 27:36.62 London (GBR) 09 SEP 1977
1976 27:53.70 London (GBR) 12 JUN 1976
1975 27:45.43 London (GBR) 29 AUG 1975

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. 10,000 Metres 27:54.92 Montreal (CAN) 26 JUL 1976
5. 5000 Metres 13:26.19 Montreal (CAN) 30 JUL 1976
5. 1500 Metres 3:39.02 München (GER) 10 SEP 1972

Honours - European Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 5000 Metres 13:17.21 Roma (ITA) 08 SEP 1974
3. 1500 Metres 3:39.20 Helsinki (FIN) 15 AUG 1971
4. 10,000 Metres 27:32.65 Praha (TCH) 29 AUG 1978

Honours - Commonwealth Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 5000 Metres 13:14.6h Christchurch (NZL) 29 JAN 1974
3. 5000 Metres 13:31.35 Edmonton (CAN) 10 AUG 1978
7. 1500 Metres 3:37.64 Christchurch (NZL) 02 FEB 1974
Results in:

3000 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result Remark
27 JUN 1980 London GBRGBR F 7:48.5h ST

Two Miles

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
27 JUN 1980 London GBRGBR F 4. 8:20.11

5000 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
08 JUL 1980 Stockholm DN Galan SWESWE GL F 2. 13:20.47

10,000 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
24 JUL 1980 Moskva Olympic Games URSURS OW H2 3. 28:55.15
27 JUL 1980 Moskva Olympic Games URSURS OW F 11. 28:22.54