At a glance

1 Jun 1985 Bekojo, Ethiopia
Baby Faced Destroyer
166 cm / 50 kg 5'5'' / 110 pounds
Female
Personal Bests\: 5000 – 14:11.15 (2008); 10000 – 29:54.66 (2008).

Personal Bests\: 5000 – 14:11.15 (2008); 10000 – 29:54.66 (2008).

Tirunesh in numbers

4
Olympics
Olympics
6
medals
Gold medal:3 Silver medal: Bronze medal:3
  • Rio de Janeiro
    Rio de Janeiro 2016
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Rio de Janeiro
    Rio de Janeiro 2016
    • 3 Bronze medal
      Athletics
      10,000 metres
  • London
    London 2012
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    London
    London 2012
    • 1 Gold medal
      Athletics
      10,000 metres
    • 3 Bronze medal
      Athletics
      5,000 metres
  • Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    • 1 Gold medal
      Athletics
      5,000 metres
    • 1 Gold medal
      Athletics
      10,000 metres
  • Athens
    Athens 2004
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Athens
    Athens 2004
    • 3 Bronze medal
      Athletics
      5,000 metres

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