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Home >> Information >> Alemtshehay Hailu Kakissa

Alemtshehay Hailu Kakissa

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Name: Alemtshehay Hailu Kakissa

Age: 31

Country of Origin: Ethiopia

 

Marathon PB:                2:37:20, Beirut Marathon 2008

Two Oceans:                 9th in 2014 (4:03:56)

Comrades:                    dnf in 2014; 21st in 2015 (7:28:52)

2015:                           1st in the following four races: Springs Striders 32 km (2:08:00), Sasol Half Marathon (76:27; probably short course), Valentine 10 km (Randburg) (37:25) & Birchwood 10 km (36:22)

                                  2nd in Johnson Crane Marathon (2:53:20) & Waterberg Executive Mayor's 28 km (1:50:42)

                                  3rd in Durban City Marathon (2:53:45)

                                  5th in Mayoral 10 km (Polokwane) (36:59) & Legends 68 km (5:24:50a)

                                  10th in J.G. Zuma Marathon (3:00:18; probably short course)

2014:                           1st in the following eight races: Pirates 10 km (36:48), Vaal Marathon (2:46:10; short course), Old Eds 10 km (35:52), Wits 10 km (37:10), Johnson Crane Marathon (2:50:13), Sasol Marathon (2:49:54), Legends 68 km (4:50:14a) & Pick ‘n Pay Half Marathon (79:50)

                                  2nd in Kwai Challenge Half Marathon (82:14)

                                  3rd in Soweto Marathon (2:52:32)

                                  4th in the Zululand District 56 km (4:34:37a)

                                  5th in Pretoria Marathon (3:02:44)

                                  7th in Spar 10 km (Pretoria) (34:47)

                                  8th in Gauteng Marathon (2:42:55a)

                                  12th in Spar 10 km (Durban) (36:38)

2013:                           2nd in the following three races: Jacaranda Challenge Marathon (2:52:05), Liquifruit Irene Half Marathon (81:59) & Eastern Limb Mines Executive Mayor's Half Marathon (80:29)

                                  12th in Spar 10 km (Johannesburg) (37:22)

Other performances:      14th Pyongyang Marathon 2009 (2:41:09); 1st in Beirut Marathon 2008 (2:37:20); 5th in Ferrari Marathon 2008 (2:39:05) & 6th in 2007 (2:40:21); 5th in Treviso Marathon 2007 (2:47:17); 2nd in Beirut Marathon 2006 (2:49:33)

Other PBs:     34:47 (2014), 73:05 (2007)

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