Lydia CHEROMEI

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Kenya Kenya
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    11 MAY 1977
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    62433
Lydia Cheromei (Getty Images)

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
1500 Metres 4:09.32 Arnhem (NED) 12 JUL 1997
3000 Metres 8:29.14 Zürich (SUI) 11 AUG 2000
5000 Metres 14:46.72 Berlin (GER) 26 AUG 1997
10,000 Metres 31:41.09 Belle Vue Mauricia (MRI) 27 JUN 1992
5 Kilometres 14:58 Bern (SUI) 08 JUN 1997
10 Kilometres 32:00 Appingedam (NED) 26 JUN 2004
15 Kilometres 47:02 Nijmegen (NED) 21 NOV 2004
Half Marathon 1:07:26 Praha (CZE) 31 MAR 2012
Marathon 2:21:30 Dubai (UAE) 27 JAN 2012

Latest Active Season: 2017

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records
Marathon 2:23:31 Shanghai (CHN) 12 NOV 2017

Outdoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2000 4:13.06 Nijmegen (NED) 23 MAY 2000
1997 4:09.32 Arnhem (NED) 12 JUL 1997

Outdoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2000 8:29.14 Zürich (SUI) 11 AUG 2000
1997 8:36.11 Zürich (SUI) 13 AUG 1997
1996 9:04.30 Leppävirta (FIN) 25 MAY 1996
1995 8:58.73 Roma (ITA) 08 JUN 1995

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5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2000 14:47.35 Sydney (AUS) 25 SEP 2000
1997 14:46.72 Berlin (GER) 26 AUG 1997
1996 15:18.34 Köln (GER) 16 AUG 1996
1995 14:53.44 Berlin (GER) 01 SEP 1995
1992 15:17.31 Berlin (GER) 21 AUG 1992

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5 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
1997 14:58 Bern (SUI) 08 JUN 1997

Outdoor

10,000 Metres

Performance Place Date
1992 31:41.09 Belle Vue Mauricia (MRI) 27 JUN 1992
1990 33:20.83 Plovdiv (BUL) 10 AUG 1990

Outdoor

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2005 32:20 Maldonado (URU) 06 JAN 2005
2004 32:00 Appingedam (NED) 26 JUN 2004
2001 33:13 Maldonado (URU) 05 JAN 2001

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15 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2008 50:02 Le Puy-en-Velay (FRA) 01 MAY 2008
2004 47:02 Nijmegen (NED) 21 NOV 2004
2000 50:33 Sao Paulo (BRA) 31 DEC 2000
1999 51:29 Sao Paulo (BRA) 31 DEC 1999

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Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2013 1:11:05 Ostia (ITA) 03 MAR 2013
2012 1:07:26 Praha (CZE) 31 MAR 2012
2011 1:07:33 Praha (CZE) 02 APR 2011
2010 1:08:55 New Delhi (IND) 21 NOV 2010
2009 1:08:14 Ras Al Khaimah (UAE) 20 FEB 2009
2008 1:08:35 Rotterdam (NED) 14 SEP 2008
2004 1:09:00 New Delhi (IND) 03 OCT 2004

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Marathon

Performance Place Date
2017 2:23:31 Shanghai (CHN) 12 NOV 2017
2013 2:34:26 Praha (CZE) 12 MAY 2013
2012 2:21:30 Dubai (UAE) 27 JAN 2012
2011 2:22:34 Praha (CZE) 08 MAY 2011
2009 2:28:09 Rotterdam (NED) 05 APR 2009
2008 2:25:57 Amsterdam (NED) 19 OCT 2008

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
6. 5000 Metres 14:47.35 Sydney (AUS) 25 SEP 2000

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
5. 5000 Metres 15:07.88 Athina (GRE) 09 AUG 1997

Honours - World Half Marathon Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. Half Marathon 1:09:00 New Delhi (IND) 03 OCT 2004
4. Half Marathon 1:09:13 Kavarna (BUL) 06 OCT 2012

Honours - World Cross Country Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. Long Race 28:07 Ostende (BEL) 24 MAR 2001
4. Long Race 26:02 Vilamoura (POR) 18 MAR 2000

Honours - World U20 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
3. 10,000 Metres 33:20.83 Plovdiv (BUL) 10 AUG 1990
4. 10,000 Metres 33:01.99 Seoul (KOR) 19 SEP 1992

Honours - African Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 10,000 Metres 31:41.09 Belle Vue Mauricia (MRI) 27 JUN 1992

Honours - Grand Prix Final

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 5000 Metres 15:15.64 Fukuoka (JPN) 13 SEP 1997

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 5000 Metres 15:45.7h Nairobi (KEN) 21 JUL 2000
1. 5000 Metres 15:29.50 Nairobi (KEN) 28 JUN 1997