Haile Gebrselassie

Marathon athlete

Haile Gebrselassie
Ethiopia / April 18 1973

Personal Best
Marathon 2:03:59

2010 Dubai Marathon 1st
2009 Dubai Marathon 1st
Berlin Marathon 1st
2008 Dubai Marathon 1st
Berlin Marathon 1st
2007 Berlin Marathon 1st
2006 Berlin Marathon 1st
Fukuoka Marathon 1st
2005 Amsterdam Marathon 1st

Did you know?
Haile is a double Olympic 10,000m champion and is widely acknowledged to be the world's greatest ever distance runner. He has won global titles at distances from 1500m to the half-marathon and set 27 world record or best performances at distances between 2000m and the marathon.