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Zersenay Tadesse

Full name: Zersenay Tadesse Habtesilase
Gender: Male
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
Weight: 123 lbs (56 kg)
Born: February 8, 1982 in Adi-Bara, Debub, Eritrea
Affiliations: CA Adidas, Madrid (ESP)
Country: ERI Eritrea
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Brother of Kidane Tadesse.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Personal Bests: 5000 – 12:59.27 (2006); 10000 – 26:37.25 (2006).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2004 Summer 22 Athina Athletics Men's 5,000 metres Eritrea ERI 7
2004 Summer 22 Athina Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Eritrea ERI 3 Bronze
2008 Summer 26 Beijing Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Eritrea ERI 5
2012 Summer 30 London Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Eritrea ERI 6

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
2004 Summer 22 Athina Athletics Eritrea Final 7 13:24.31
2004 Summer 22 Athina Athletics Eritrea Round One Heat Two 7 QC 13:22.17

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
2004 Summer 22 Athina Athletics Eritrea Final Standings 3 27:22.57
2008 Summer 26 Beijing Athletics Eritrea Final Standings 5 27:05.11
2012 Summer 30 London Athletics Eritrea Final Standings 6 27:33.51