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Bernard Lagat

Full name: Bernard Kipchirchir Lagat
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: December 12, 1974 in Kapsabet, Nandi, Kenya
Affiliations: Washington State Cougars, Pullman (USA) / Nike, Beaverton (USA)
Country: KEN Kenya, USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Brother of Viola Lagat.

Medals: 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Adopted U.S. nationality on 13 April 2005.

Personal Bests: 1500 – 3:26.34 (2001); 5000 – 12:53.60 (2011).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Athletics Men's 1,500 metres Kenya KEN 3 Bronze
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Men's 1,500 metres Kenya KEN 2 Silver
2008 Summer 33 Beijing Athletics Men's 1,500 metres United States USA 5 h2 r2/3
2008 Summer 33 Beijing Athletics Men's 5,000 metres United States USA 9
2012 Summer 37 London Athletics Men's 5,000 metres United States USA 4
2016 Summer 41 Rio de Janeiro Athletics Men's 5,000 metres United States USA 5

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Athletics Kenya Final 3 3:32.44
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Athletics Kenya Semi-Finals Heat Two 2 QU 3:37.84
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Athletics Kenya Round One Heat Two 2 QU 3:40.42
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Kenya Final 2 3:34.30
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Kenya Semi-Finals Heat One 2 QU 3:35.84
2004 Summer 29 Athina Athletics Kenya Round One Heat Two 2 QU 3:39.80
2008 Summer 33 Beijing Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 5 3:37.79
2008 Summer 33 Beijing Athletics United States Round One Heat Two 4 Q 3:41.98

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
2008 Summer 33 Beijing Athletics United States Final 9 13:26.89
2008 Summer 33 Beijing Athletics United States Round One Heat Three 1 Q 13:39.70
2012 Summer 37 London Athletics United States Final 4 13:42.99
2012 Summer 37 London Athletics United States Round One Heat Two 4 Q 13:15.45
2016 Summer 41 Rio de Janeiro Athletics United States Final 5 13:06.78
2016 Summer 41 Rio de Janeiro Athletics United States Round One Heat One 5 Q 13:26.02
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