Sisay Bezabeh

Sisay Bezabeh
Personal information
Born(1977-09-09) 9 September 1977 (age 39)
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 â„2 in)
Weight55 kg (121 lb)
Sport
Country Australia
SportAthletics
Event(s)10,000 meter run
Marathon

Biography

Sisay Bezabeh (given birth to 9 Sept 1977 in Asella, Oromia Area, Ethiopia) can be an Australian sportsman of Ethiopian descent who specialized in the 10,000 metres as well as the marathon. He participated in the Olympic Video games twice but didn’t place.

In the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney Bezabeh participated in the 10,000 metres with a period of 28:21.63, he didn't continue in the series.Four years later on, in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens he participated in the Olympic Marathon. He went a period of 2:25.26, and came in 60th place.

Personal records

Event Performance Day Area 1500 m 3:49.99 1 January 2000 5000 m 13:33.23 26 Feb 2000 Sydney 10,000 m 27:49.09 2 January 2002 Inglewood Marathon 2:11.08 12 October 2003 Chicago

Achievements

10,000 m

2000: 11th in the Olympic series - 28:21.63

Marathon

2002: 9th 2002 Fukuoka Marathon - 2:16.34 2003: 9th 2003 Chicago Marathon - 2:11.08 2003: 16th 2003 London Marathon - 2:16.09 2004: 60th in the Olympic Games - 2:25.26 2005: 5th in the Beppu Oita Marathon - 2:13.14

Cross country running

2001: 73rd WK to Oostende (lengthy length) - 43.09 2002: 85th WK in Dublin (long range) - 38.05

Source
Wikipedia
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