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Haile Gebrselassie

Full name: Haile Gebrselassie
Original name: ኃይሌ ገብረ ሥላሴ
Gender: Male
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
Weight: 123 lbs (56 kg)
Born: April 18, 1973 in Asella, Oromiya, Ethiopia
Affiliations: Omedla
Country: ETH Ethiopia
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 2 Gold (2 Total)

Biography

Personal Best: 10000 – 26:22.75 (1998).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1996 Summer 23 Atlanta Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Ethiopia ETH 1 Gold OR
2000 Summer 27 Sydney Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Ethiopia ETH 1 Gold
2004 Summer 31 Athina Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Ethiopia ETH 5
2008 Summer 35 Beijing Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Ethiopia ETH 6

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
1996 Summer 23 Atlanta Athletics Ethiopia Final 1 OR 27:07.34
1996 Summer 23 Atlanta Athletics Ethiopia Round One Heat Two 1 QU 28:14.20
2000 Summer 27 Sydney Athletics Ethiopia Final 1 27:18.20
2000 Summer 27 Sydney Athletics Ethiopia Round One Heat One 1 QU 27:50.01
2004 Summer 31 Athina Athletics Ethiopia Final Standings 5 27:27.70
2008 Summer 35 Beijing Athletics Ethiopia Final Standings 6 27:06.68