Meskerem Legesse Ethiopia

Career Results

Personal Best
800m 2:01.11 (2003)
800m (i) 2:01.03 (2004) World Junior Record
1500m 4:03.96 (2003)
Achievements
2008:

6th, Yuengling Shamrock Sportsfest, Virginia Beach VA Half Marathon - 1:17:42

2nd, Yuengling Shamrock Sportsfest, Virginia Beach VA 8K - 27:05.7

6th, Reebok Boston Indoor Games, Boston MA 2 Mile - 10:51.49

2007:

9th, Carlsbad 5000, Carlsbad CA – 16:20

4th, Tyson Invitational, Fayetteville AR Mile – 4:34.07
11th, Reebok Boston Indoor Games, Boston MA Mile – 4:46.19

2006:

1st, National City Invitational Mile, National City CA – 4:39

8th, CVS Pharmacy Downtown 5K, Providence RI – 16.20

3rd, Chris Thater Memorial 5K, Binghamton NY – 15:55

4th, Vytra Health Care Long Island Women’s 5K Run – 16:08

5th, Indian Path Medical Center/SunTrust Bank Crazy 8’s 8K, Kingsport TN – 28:19

5th, Indian Path Medical Center/SunTrust Bank Crazy 8’s Mile Kingsport TN – 4:53.0

7th, Steamboat Classic 4-Mile, Peoria, IL – 21:23

8th, Reebok Grand Prix, New York City – 4:09.53
10th, adidas Track Classic, Carson CA 1500m – 4:14.23

5th, Tyson Invitational, Fayetteville AR 800m – 2:04.56

5th, Millrose Games, New York NY 800m – 2:10.43

12th, Reebok Boston Indoor Games, Boston MA Mile – 4:45.05

2005: 6th, Weltklasse Zurich, Switzerland 800m (U23) – 2:04.48
2004:

12th (h), 2004 Olympic Games Athens, Greece 1500m

11th, Athletissima Super Grand Prix Lausanne, Switzerland 1500m - 4:07.81

15th, Roma Golden Gala, Rome Italy 1500m - 4:09.71

4th, Golden Spike Meeting Ostrava, CZE 1500m - 4:04.81

3rd, Bislett Golden League 1500m - 4:04.88

1st, Ethiopian Track & Field Championships, Addis Ababa 800m

3rd, Ethiopian Track & Field Championships, Addis Ababa 1500m

4th (q), IAAF World Indoor Championships, Budapest, Hungary 800m

1st, Tyson Invitational, Fayetteville, AR 800m - 2:01.03

2nd, Verizon Millrose Games NY, New York 1500m - 4:17.32

3rd, adidas Boston Indoor Games 1500m - 4:13.26

2003:

9th(h), IAAF World Outdoor Championships Paris, France 1500m - 4:16.38

3rd, PRE Classic, Eugene, OR 1500m - 4:03.96

2nd, adidas Oregon Track Classic, Portland, Oregon 800m - 2:01.11

1st, Ethiopian National Championships 800m

1st, Ethiopian National Championships 1500m

3rd, Tyson Invitational Fayetteville, AR 800m

6th, adidas Boston Indoor Games 1500m