Elvan ABEYLEGESSE

Elvan Abeylegesse - Turkey - Two Gold medals at 2010 European Championships

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 01 August 2010

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Saturday, 11 September 1982
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Turkey
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Elvan ABEYLEGESSE - Turkey - Two Gold medals at 2010 European Championships

Elvan Abeylegesse takes the silver (later Gold) medal at the 2010

European Championships in the 5,000m. 

Photo G. Herringshaw  ©

 

Women's 5000m. Final

2010 European Athletics Championships


     Alemitu BEKELE (disqualied) drugs

 

  TUR   14: 52.20
1. Elvan ABEYLEGESSE   TUR   14: 54.44
2. Sara MOREIRA   POR   14: 54.71
3. Jessica AUGUSTO   POR   14: 58.47
4. Mariya KONOVALOVA   RUS   15: 08.84
5. Elena ROMAGNOLO   ITA   15: 14.40

 

 

 

Elvan Abeylegesse crosses the finish line to win the 10,000 metres at the 2010

European Championships in Barcelona. Photo George Herringshaw. © July 29th 2010.


Women's 10,000m. Final

2010 European Athletics Championships


1. Elvan ABEYLEGESSE   TUR   31: 10.23
     Inga ABITOVA  (disqualified - drugs)
  RUS   31: 22.83
2. Jessica AUGUSTO   POR   31: 25.77
3. Hilda KIBET   NED   31: 36.90
    Meryem ERDOGAN (disqualiied - drugs)
  TUR   31: 44.86
4. Sabrina MOCKENHAUPT   GER   32: 06.02
5. Yelena SOKOLOVA   RUS   32: 36.71
6. Krisztina PAPP   HUN   32: 49.05


ANNUAL PROGRESS:

5,000 metres.


2012    16:21.96    Izmir    20 MAY
2010    14:31.52    Paris Saint-Denis    16 JUL
2007    15:58.84    Albufeira    27 MAY
2006    14:59.29    Göteborg    12 AUG
2005    15:08.59    Lagos, POR    29 MAY
2004    14:24.68    Bergen    11 JUN
2003    14:53.56    Paris Saint-Denis    30 AUG
2002    15:00.49    Hengelo    02 JUN
2001    15:21.12    Grosseto    20 JUL
2000    16:33.77    Santiago de Chile    17 OCT
1999    16:06.20    Riga    07 AUG

10.000 metres.

2013    32:59.30    Mersin    26 JUN


2010    31:10.23    Barcelona    28 JUL


2007    31:25.15    Ferrara    07 APR
2006    30:21.67    Antalya    15 APR


2001    32:29.20    Tunis    12 SEP