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Hicham El Guerrouj

Full name: Hicham El Guerrouj
Original name: هشام الكروج
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: September 14, 1974 in Berkane, Oriental, Morocco
Country: MAR Morocco
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 2 Gold, 1 Silver (3 Total)

Biography

Personal Bests: 1500 – 3:26.00 (1998); 5000 – 12:50.24 (2003).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Athletics Men's 1,500 metres Morocco MAR 12
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Athletics Men's 1,500 metres Morocco MAR 2 Silver
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Men's 1,500 metres Morocco MAR 1 Gold
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Men's 5,000 metres Morocco MAR 1 Gold

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Athletics Morocco Final 12 3:40.75
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Athletics Morocco Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 3:35.29
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Athletics Morocco Round One Heat Four 1 QU 3:37.66
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Athletics Morocco Final 2 3:32.32
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Athletics Morocco Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 3:37.60
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Athletics Morocco Round One Heat One 1 QU 3:38.57
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Morocco Final 1 3:34.18
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Morocco Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 3:40.87
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Morocco Round One Heat One 1 QU 3:37.86

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Morocco Final 1 13:14.39
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Morocco Round One Heat One 3 QU 13:21.87