Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Uganda Uganda
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    12 SEP 1996
Joshua Cheptegei wins the 10,000m at the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene (Getty Images)

Personal Best - Outdoor

Performance Wind Place Date
1500 Metres 3:37.82 Nijmegen 18 MAY 2016
3000 Metres 7:34.96 Paris (Stade Charléty) 01 JUL 2017
5000 Metres 12:59.83 Lausanne (Pontaise) 06 JUL 2017
10,000 Metres 26:49.94 London (Olympic Stadium) 04 AUG 2017
10 Kilometres 27:29 Durban 08 OCT 2017
15 Kilometres 42:08 Nijmegen 20 NOV 2016

Progression - Outdoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016 3:37.82 Nijmegen 18 MAY

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2017 7:34.96 Paris (Stade Charléty) 01 JUL

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2017 12:59.83 Lausanne (Pontaise) 06 JUL
2016 13:00.60 Shanghai (SS) 14 MAY
2015 13:28.50 Kampala 18 JUL
2014 13:32.84 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 25 JUL

10,000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2017 26:49.94 London (Olympic Stadium) 04 AUG
2016 27:10.06 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 13 AUG
2015 27:27.57 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 29 MAY
2014 27:56.26 Leiden 14 JUN

10 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2017 27:29 Durban 08 OCT
2016 27:46 Laredo, ESP 19 MAR
2015 27:50 Berlin 11 OCT
2014 28:24 Bangalore 18 MAY

15 Kilometres

Performance Place Date
2016 42:08 Nijmegen 20 NOV
2015 42:39 Nijmegen 15 NOV

Honours - 5000 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXXI Olympic Games 8 13:09.17 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 20 AUG 2016
IAAF World Junior Championships 2014 4 13:32.84 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 25 JUL 2014

Honours - 10,000 Metres

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Championships London 2017 2 26:49.94 London (Olympic Stadium) 04 AUG 2017
The XXXI Olympic Games 6 27:10.06 Rio de Janeiro (Estádio Olímpico) 13 AUG 2016
15th IAAF World Championships 9 27:48.89 Beijing (National Stadium) 22 AUG 2015
IAAF World Junior Championships 2014 1 28:32.86 Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 22 JUL 2014

Honours - Senior Race

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 30 30:08 Kampala (Kololo) 26 MAR 2017

Honours - U20 Race

Rank Mark Wind Place Date
IAAF World Cross Country Championships 2015 11 24:11 Guiyang (Qingzhen) 28 MAR 2015
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