Desmond MOKGOBU

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    South Africa South Africa
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    23 NOV 1988
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    14362555

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's 10,000m 872 981
Men's Marathon 237 1164
Men's Overall Ranking 979 1164
Men's Road Running 207 1092

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's 10,000m 813 for 1 week
Men's Marathon 220 for 1 week
Men's Overall Ranking 978 for 1 week
Men's Road Running 207 for 0 week
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
5000 Metres 14:16.04 Germiston (RSA) 27 APR 2019 947
10,000 Metres 29:26.5h Germiston (RSA) 11 FEB 2018 1002
10 Kilometres 28:54 Kimberley (RSA) 19 MAY 2012 1059
12 Kilometres 36:00 Cape Town (RSA) 21 MAY 2017 0
15 Kilometres 44:54 Pretoria (RSA) 16 AUG 2014 1021
Half Marathon 1:01:50 Port Elizabeth (RSA) 28 JUL 2018 1117
25 Kilometres 1:19:26 Pretoria (RSA) 04 MAY 2013 961
Marathon 2:09:31 Oita (JPN) 04 FEB 2018 1170

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
5000 Metres 14:16.04 Germiston (RSA) 27 APR 2019 947
10 Kilometres 30:19 Centurion (RSA) 01 MAY 2019 936
Half Marathon 1:02:26 Bucuresti (ROU) 12 MAY 2019 1093
Marathon 2:10:42 Beppu (JPN) 03 FEB 2019 1149

Outdoor

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019 14:16.04 Germiston (RSA) 27 APR 2019

Outdoor

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2019 30:19 Centurion (RSA) 01 MAY 2019
2018 30:36 Howick (RSA) 26 AUG 2018
2016 29:44 Benoni (RSA) 31 JAN 2016
2013 29:27 Pretoria (RSA) 16 FEB 2013
2012 28:54 Kimberley (RSA) 19 MAY 2012
2011 29:01 Cape Town (RSA) 25 SEP 2011

Outdoor

12 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2017 36:00 Cape Town (RSA) 21 MAY 2017

Outdoor

15 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2014 44:54 Pretoria (RSA) 16 AUG 2014
2012 45:36 Irene (RSA) 07 JUL 2012
2011 47:43 Kempton Park (RSA) 26 JAN 2011

Outdoor

Half Marathon

Performance Place Date
2019 1:02:26 Bucuresti (ROU) 12 MAY 2019
2018 1:01:50 Port Elizabeth (RSA) 28 JUL 2018
2017 1:08:25 Polokwane (RSA) 02 DEC 2017
2016 1:06:43 Port Elizabeth (RSA) 30 JUL 2016
2015 1:02:48 Port Elizabeth (RSA) 25 JUL 2015
2014 1:04:44 Port Elizabeth (RSA) 15 NOV 2014
2013 1:04:25 Cape Town (RSA) 30 MAR 2013
2012 1:02:29 Cape Town (RSA) 26 AUG 2012
2011 1:03:39 Phalaborwa (RSA) 23 JUL 2011

Outdoor

25 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2013 1:19:26 Pretoria (RSA) 04 MAY 2013

Outdoor

Marathon

Performance Place Date
2019 2:10:42 Beppu (JPN) 03 FEB 2019
2018 2:09:31 Oita (JPN) 04 FEB 2018
2017 2:10:51 Rotterdam (NED) 09 APR 2017
2016 2:11:33 Cape Town (RSA) 18 SEP 2016
2015 2:15:17 Santiago de Chile (CHI) 12 APR 2015
2014 2:16:13 Cape Town (RSA) 21 SEP 2014
2013 2:19:08 Johannesburg (RSA) 08 SEP 2013
Results in:

5000 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
26 APR 2019 South African Ch., Germiston RSARSA B H2 3. 14:39.38
27 APR 2019 South African Ch., Germiston RSARSA B F 3. 14:16.04

10 Kilometres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
01 MAY 2019 10 km, Centurion RSARSA F F 1. 30:19

Half Marathon

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
07 APR 2019 Movistar Medio Maratón de Madrid, Madrid ESPESP C F 8. 1:03:55
12 MAY 2019 Volkswagen Bucharest Half Marathon, Bucuresti ROUROU E F 6. 1:02:26

Marathon

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
03 FEB 2019 -Oita Mainichi Marathon, Beppu JPNJPN E F 9. 2:10:42

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