Gelete BURKA
23.01.1986
Ethiopia

Personal Bests

EventResultVenueDate
800m2:02.89Hengelo (NED)30.05.2010
1500m3:58.79Hengelo (NED)01.06.2009
1500m ind.3:59.75Valencia (ESP)09.03.2008
Mile4:18.23Rieti (ITA)07.09.2008
Mile ind.4:23.53Birmingham (GBR)20.02.2010
2000m5:30.19Bruxelles (BEL)04.09.2009
3000m8:25.92Stockholm (SWE)25.07.2006
3000m ind.8:31.94Birmingham (GBR)16.02.2008
5000m14:31.20Ostrava (CZE)27.06.2007
10,000m30:26.66Rio de Janeiro (BRA)12.08.2016
5 km Road14:57Boston, MA (USA)18.04.2015
10 km Road32:01New York, NY (USA)10.05.2014
10 km Road32:01San Juan (PUR)26.02.2017
15 km Road49:26Nijmegen (NED)18.11.2012
Half Marathon1:08:18Valencia (ESP)22.10.2017
Marathon2:20:45Dubai (UAE)26.01.2018

Season's Bests

EventResultVenueDateT-L
Marathon2:20:45Dubai (UAE)26.01.2018

World Rankings

EventPlaceScore
Women's Overall Ranking111.1313
Women's 10,000m15.1210
Women's Marathon16.1313

Honours

1 x World Championships Silver medallist
1 x World Indoor champion
2 x World Indoor Championships Bronze medallist
2 x In Top 8 at Olympic Games
1 x In Top 8 at World Championships
1 x All-African Games winner
1 x African champion
1 x World Cross Country champion
1 x African Championships Silver medallist
2 x World Athletics Final Silver medallist
1 x All-African Games Bronze medallist
2 x Diamond League meeting winner
2 x Golden League meeting winner
2 x In Top 8 at World Athletics Final
6 x National champion
3 x In Top 8 at World Cross Country Championships
1 x In Top 8 at World (Continental) Cup

Results in principal competitions in 2018

EventDateCompetitionPlaceResult
Marathon26.01Dubai Standard Chartered Marathon6.2:20:45
Marathon27.05Ottawa Marathon1.2:22:17