Selemon BAREGA

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    20 JAN 2000
    ATHLETE'S CODE
    14751317
Selemon Barega in the 5000m at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 (AFP / Getty Images)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's 10,000m 9 1272
Men's 5000m 1 1423
Men's Overall Ranking 25 1423

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's 10,000m 2 for 11 weeks
Men's 5000m 1 for 66 weeks
Men's Overall Ranking 7 for 5 weeks
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
3000 Metres 7:32.17 Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 13 JUN 2019 1225
Two Miles 8:08.69 Palo Alto, CA (USA) 30 JUN 2019 WU20B, AU20B 1217
5000 Metres 12:43.02 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 31 AUG 2018 WU20R, AU20R 1273
10,000 Metres 26:49.46 Hengelo (NED) 17 JUL 2019 1243

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
1500 Metres 3:37.32 Val-de-Reuil (FRA) 14 FEB 2020 1195
3000 Metres 7:33.19 Arena Stade Couvert, Liévin (FRA) 19 FEB 2020 1245

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
1500 Metres 3:37.32 Val-de-Reuil (FRA) 14 FEB 2020 1195
3000 Metres 7:33.19 Arena Stade Couvert, Liévin (FRA) 19 FEB 2020 1245

Outdoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019 7:32.17 Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 13 JUN 2019
2018 7:37.53 Mestský Stadion, Ostrava (CZE) 13 JUN 2018
2017 7:38.90 Sports Park Mladost, Zagreb (CRO) 29 AUG 2017

Outdoor

Two Miles

Performance Place Date
2019 8:08.69 Palo Alto, CA (USA) 30 JUN 2019
2018 8:20.01 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 25 MAY 2018

Outdoor

5000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019 12:53.04 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 06 JUN 2019
2018 12:43.02 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 31 AUG 2018
2017 12:55.58 Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 06 JUL 2017
2016 13:21.21 Stadion Zawisza, Bydgoszcz (POL) 23 JUL 2016

Outdoor

10,000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019 26:49.46 Hengelo (NED) 17 JUL 2019

Indoor

1500 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019/20 3:37.32 Val-de-Reuil (FRA) 14 FEB 2020

Indoor

3000 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019/20 7:33.19 Arena Stade Couvert, Liévin (FRA) 19 FEB 2020
2017/18 7:36.64 Liévin (FRA) 13 FEB 2018

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 5000 Metres 12:59.70 Khalifa International Stadium, Doha (QAT) 30 SEP 2019
5. 5000 Metres 13:35.34 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 12 AUG 2017

Honours - World Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 3000 Metres 8:15.59 Birmingham (GBR) 04 MAR 2018

Honours - World Cross Country Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
5. Senior Race 32:16 Aarhus (DEN) 30 MAR 2019
5. U20 Race 23:03 Kololo, Kampala (UGA) 26 MAR 2017

Honours - World U20 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 5000 Metres 13:21.21 Stadion Zawisza, Bydgoszcz (POL) 23 JUL 2016
4. 5000 Metres 13:21.16 Ratina Stadium, Tampere (FIN) 14 JUL 2018

Honours - World U18 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 3000 Metres 7:47.16 Kasarani, Nairobi (KEN) 16 JUL 2017

Honours - Diamond League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 5000 Metres 12:43.02 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 31 AUG 2018
1. 3000 Metres 7:32.17 Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 13 JUN 2019
1. 5000 Metres 13:04.05 Olympiastadion, Stockholm (SWE) 10 JUN 2018
1. Two Miles 8:20.01 Hayward Field, Eugene, OR (USA) 25 MAY 2018

Honours - African U20 Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 5000 Metres 13:51.43 Tlemcen (ALG) 02 JUL 2017

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 10,000 Metres 28:23.7h Addis Abeba (ETH) 07 MAY 2019
Results in:

1500 Metres Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
14 FEB 2020 Meeting de l'Eure, Val-de-Reuil FRAFRA C F 1. 3:37.32

3000 Metres Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
04 FEB 2020 15. International PSD Bank Meeting, Arena-Sportpark, Düsseldorf GERGER A F 1. 7:35.71
19 FEB 2020 Meeting Hauts-de-France Pas-de-Calais, Arena Stade Couvert, Liévin FRAFRA A F 2. 7:33.19
21 FEB 2020 Villa de Madrid, Gallur, Madrid ESPESP A F 3. 7:40.30