Eunice JEPKORIR

Eunice Jepkorir - Kenya - 2008 Olympics Steeplechase silver medal.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 17 August 2008

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Wednesday, 17 February 1982
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Eldama Ravine, Kenya
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Kenya
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Eunice JEPKORIR - Kenya - 2008 Olympics Steeplechase silver medal.

Eunice is pictured above during the womens 3000m Steeplechase final at the 2008

Olympic Games in Beijing. Jepkorir, a bronze medalist at the previous years

World Championships in Osaka, went one better on this occasion, winning the

silver medal behind Gulnara Galkina-Samitova in a time of 9.07.41.

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3000m. Steeplechase Final

2008 Olympic Games

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1. Gulnara GALKINA-SAMITOVA   RUS   8.58.81 WR
2. Eunice JEPKORIR   KEN   9: 07.41
3. Yekaterina VOLKOVA   RUS   9: 07.64
4. Tatiana PETROVA   RUS   9: 12.33
5. Cristina CASANDRA   ROM   9: 16.85
6. Ruth Bosibori NYANGAU   KEN   9: 17.35
7. Zemzem AHMED   ETH   9: 17.85
8. Wioletta FRANKIEWICZ   POL   9: 21.76

 

 

Eunice Jepkorir pictured in action at the 2007 World Athletics Championships in Osaka on Saturday 25th. August 2005.

She won the bronze medal in the steeplechase.          Photos George Herringshaw.  ©

 

 

Women's 3000m. Steeplechase Final
2007 World Athletics Championships
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1. Yekaterina VOLKOVA   RUS   9: 06.57
2. Tatyana PETROVA   RUS   9: 09.19
3. Eunice JEPKORIR   KEN   9: 20.09
4. Ruth Bisibori NYANGAU   KEN   9: 25.25
5. Sophie DUARTE   FRA   9: 27.51
6. Cristina CASANDRA   ROM   9: 29.63
7. Gulnara SAMITOVA-GALKINA   RUS   9: 30.24
8. Rosa MORATO   ESP   9: 36.84

 

 

PERSONAL BEST TIMES.

 

5000 Metres        15:09.05         Berlin (Olympiastadion)     12 SEP 2004
10,000 Metres     32:58.0         Nairobi     11 JUL 2003
10 Kilometres     31:37         Barcelona     06 APR 2008
15 Kilometres     49:11         Debrecen     08 OCT 2006
20 Kilometres    1:06:47         Debrecen     08 OCT 2006
3000 Metres Steeplechase     9:07.41         Beijing  17 AUG 2008 

 

ANNUAL PROGRESS.


2015     9:37.12     Bruxelles    11 SEP

2012     9:30.42     Berlin    02 SEP
2011     9:43.23     Cáceres     29 JUN

2008     9:07.41     Beijing (National Stadium)     17 AUG
2007     9:14.52     Athína (Olympic Stadium)     02 JUL

2005     10:19.0     Nairobi     18 JUN