Mara YAMAUCHI

Great Britain & N.I.

Mara Yamauchi - Great Britain & N.I. - 6th in the Marathon at the 2008 Olympic Gmes.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 17 August 2008

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Monday, 13 August 1973
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Oxford, England
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Great Britain & N.I.
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Mara YAMAUCHI - Great Britain & N.I. - 6th in the Marathon at the 2008 Olympic Gmes.

A delighted Mara is pictured above shortly after crossing the finishing line in the women's

Marathon at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. Yamauchi finished in a highly creditable

6th position in a time of 2.27.29.

 

Women's Marathon

2008 Olympic Games


1. Constantina TOMESCU   ROM   2: 26.44
2. Catherine NDEREBA   KEN   2: 27.06
3. Chunxiu ZHOU   CHN   2: 27.07
4. Xiaolin ZHU   CHN   2: 27.16
5. Martha KOMU   KEN   2: 27.23
6. Mara YAMAUCHI   GBR   2: 27.29
7. Irina TIMOFEEVA   RUS   2: 27.31
8. Lidia Elena SIMON   ROM   2: 27.51

 
Yamauchi retired from competitive athletics in January 2013, aged 39.

 

PERSONAL BEST PERFORMANCES.

5000 Metres        15:28.58         Solihull     24 JUN 2006
10,000 Metres     31:49.40         Melbourne     21 MAR 2006
10 Kilometres     31:40         Sapporo     08 JUL 2007
15 Kilometres     48:08         Sapporo     08 JUL 2007
20 Kilometres     1:04:52         Marugame     01 FEB 2009
Half Marathon     1:08:29         Marugame     01 FEB 2009
25 Kilometres     1:24:47         Tokyo     16 NOV 2008
30 Kilometres     1:41:14         London     26 APR 2009
Marathon           2:23:12         London     26 APR 2009 

 

ANNUAL PROGRESS MARATHON.

2011     2:27:24     Yokohama     20 NOV
2010     2:26:16     London     25 APR
2009     2:23:12     London     26 APR (PB)
2008     2:25:03     Tokyo     16 NOV
2007     2:25:41     London     22 APR
2006     2:25:13     London     23 APR
2005     2:27:38     Tokyo     20 NOV
2004     2:39:16     London     18 APR