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Leonard Patrick Komon, Kenya

Most recent results: 18th - Rotterdam Marathon (2:16:42) - 7 Apr 2019; 16th - Valencia Half Marathon (1:00:52) - 28 Oct 2018

DOB: 10-Jan-1988

Personal records
Track:
3000m - 7:33.27
(2009)
2 Miles - 8:22.56 (2007)
5000m - 12:58.24 (2009)
10000m - 26:55.29 (2011)

Road:
10 km Road - 26:44
(2010), IAAF RATIFIED WORLD RECORD
15 km Road - 41:13 (2010), IAAF RATIFIED WORLD RECORD
10 Miles - 44:27 (2011), All-Time World No. 2, All-Time Kenya No. 1
Half Marathon - 59:14 (2014)
Marathon - 2:14:23 (2014)

Career highlights
2019
Road:
18th - Rotterdam Marathon (2:16:42)
2018
Road:
16th - Valencia Half Marathon (1:00:52)
5th - Port Gentil 10 km (30:28)
2017
Road:
3rd - Utrecht 10 km (28:14)
8th - Bengaluru 10 km (28:55)

Cross:
5th - Kenya World Cross Trials Nairobi 10 km (29:08)
5th - Cross de Italica Sevilla 10.8 km (31:53)
12th - IAAF World Cross Country Champs Kampala 10 km (29:16)
2016
Road:
4th - Istanbul Half Marathon (1:00:46)
5th - Lisbon Half Marathon (1:01:30)
10th - RAK Half Marathon (1:02:12)
18th - Copenhagen Half Marathon (1:02:50)
4th - Trier 8 km (23:17)
2015
Road:
3rd - Prague Half Marathon (59:57)
16th - Valencia Half Marathon (1:02:53)
5th - S Herenberg 15 km (45:29)
5th - Manchester 10 km (28:19)
1st - Brussels 10 km (32:23)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): Half Marathon - 26th
2014
Road:
1st - Berlin Half Marathon (59:14)
1st - New Orleans 10 km (27:44)
2nd - New York 10 km (28:17)
6th - Eindhoven Marathon (2:14:23)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): Half Marathon - 4th; 10 km - 7th (Half Mar. split)
2013
Road:
1st - Berlin 10 km (27:48)
1st - New York City 10 km (27:58)
1st - Madrid 10 km (28:03)
1st - Nijmegen 15 km (41:15)
5th - Zaandam 10 miles (46:32)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 10 km - 15th; 15 km - 6th 
2012
Road:
1st - Berlin 10 km (27:46)
1st - Zaandam 10 miles (44:48)(15 km split = 41:46)
1st - Peuerbach 6.8 km (18:32)
2nd - Nijmegen 15 km (42:18)
End-of-Year World Rank (by time):  10 Miles - 1st; 15 km - 1st (10 mile split); 10 km - 3rd (10 mile split)

Track:
5th - IAAF Diamond League Brussels 10000m (27:01.58)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 10000m - 5th
2011
Road:
1st - Berlin 10 km (27:15)
1st - Wurzburg 10 km (27:33)
1st - New York 10 km (27:35)
4th - San Juan 10 km (28:05)
1st - Zaandam 10 miles (44:27)(10 km split = 27:17; 15 km split = 41:26)
1st - Portsmouth 10 miles (46:18)
1st - Silvester Peuerbach 6.8 km road (18:51)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 10 km - 1st; 15 km - 1st; 10 Miles - 1st

Track:
9th - IAAF Diamond League Eugene 10000m (26:55.29)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 10000m - 14th

Cross:
6th - Kenyan National Cross Championships / World Cross Trials Nairobi 12 km
1st - Llodio 9.2 km
2010
Road:
1st - Utrecht 10 km (26:44 WORLD RECORD)
1st - Berlin 10 km (27:12)
1st - Nijmegen 15 km (41:13 WORLD RECORD)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 10 km - 1st; 15 km - 1st

Cross:
4th - IAAF World Cross Country Championships Bydgoszcz (12 km)
1st - Sevilla (10.8 km)
1st - Elgoibar (10.8 km)
5th - National Cross Championships/World Cross Trials Nairobi (12 km)

Track:
10th - IAAF Diamond League Oslo 5000m (12:59.15)
9th - IAAF Diamond League Roma 5000m (13:07.78)
3rd - KBC Heusden-Zolder 5000m (13:17.32)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 5000m - 16th
2009
Track:
3rd - IAAF Golden League Roma 5000m (12:58.24)
10th - IAAF Golden League Brussels 5000m (13:05.71)
8th - Rieti 3000m (7:33.27)
6th - IAAF Golden League Paris 3000m (7:38.98)
7th - Lausanne 3000m (7:43.13)
8th - Eugene 3000m (7:45.53)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 3000m - 17th; 5000m - 11th

Road:
1st - Utrecht 10 km Road (27:10)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 10 km Road - 3rd

Cross:
4th - IAAF World Cross Country Championships Amman 12 km
2nd - Llodio 9.8 km
3rd - Alcobendas 10.1 km
2008
Track:
4th - Hengelo 10000m (26:57.08)
12th - IAAF Golden League Brussels 10000m (27:54.10)
1st - Moscow 5000m (13:17.48)
5th - Doha 3000m (7:34.06)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 3000m - 7th; 10000m - 5th

Cross:
2nd - IAAF World Cross Country Championships Edinburgh 12 Km
2007
Track:
5th - IAAF Golden League Roma 5000m (13:04.79)
12th - IAAF Golden League Brussels 5000m (13:08.87)
1st - Lugano 5000m (13:20.93)
8th - Monaco 3000m (7:39.07)
3rd - Rethimno 3000m (7:40.26)
7th - Rieti 3000m (7:42.99)
6th - Herrera 3000m (7:43.96)
5th - Torino 3000m (7:45.97)
2nd - Sotteville 3000m (7:47.18)
9th - Hengelo 2 Miles (8:22.56)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 5000m - 12th 

Cross:
4th - IAAF World Cross Country Championships Junior Mombasa 8 Km
2006
Track:
4th - IAAF Golden League Brussels 5000m (13:04.12)
11th - Huelva 5000m (13:15.85)
6th - Monaco 3000m (7:37.69)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 5000m - 23rd

Cross:
2nd - IAAF World Cross Country Championships Junior Fukuoka 8 Km