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Mekonnen Gbremedhin, Ethiopia

most recent result: 8th - Sotteville-les-Rouen 1500m (3:42.82) - 17 Jul 2018

° 11-Oct-1988

Personal records
Outdoors:
800m - 1:46.63 (2012)
1500m - 3:31.45 (2012)
Mile - 3:49.70 (2011)
2000m - 5:08.06 (2016)
3000m - 7:41.42 (2011)
5000m - 13:22.89 (2018)

Indoors:
1500m - 3:34.89 (2012)
3000m - 7:41.59 (2013)

Road:
15 km - 43:35 (2017)

Career highlights
2019
2018
Outdoor track:
2nd - Tubingen 5000m (13:22.89)
4th - Sollentuna 1500m (3:37.91)
7th - Montreuil 1500m (3:40.18)
8th - Sotteville-les-Rouen 1500m (3:42.82)
2017
Outdoor track:
6th - Hengelo 1500m (3:36.93)
6th - Heronville 5000m (13:29.37)

Indoor Track:
2nd - Metz 3000m (7:44.95)
1st - Istanbul 3000m (7:45.84)

Road:
5th - Nijmegen 15 km (43:35)
2016
Outdoors:
3rd - Barcelona 1500m (3:35.50)
2nd - Tomblaine 1500m (3:36.43)
5th - Olympic Games Rio 1500m Heat (3:47.33)
6th - Olympic Games Rio 1500m Semi-Final (3:40.69)
1st - Pretoria 2000m (5:08.06)
2015
Outdoors:
4th - Heusden 1500m (3:35.67)
4th - Hengelo 1500m (3:35.73)
8th - IAAF World Championships Beijing 1500m Heat (3:38.66)
6th - IAAF World Championships Beijing 1500m Semi-Final (3:44.31)
2014
Indoors:
2nd - Karlsruhe 1500m (3:37.42)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 1500m - 12th

Outdoors:
6th - IAAF Diamond League Oslo Mile (3:51.59)
12th - IAAF Diamond League Eugene Mile (3:53.22)
4th - Rieti 1500m (3:32.79)
1st - Berlin 1500m (3:33.70)
4th - Afr. Champs Marrakech 1500m (3:42.65)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  Mile - 12th; 1500m - 18th
2013
Indoors:
5th - Gent 3000m (7:41.59)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 3000m - 14th

Outdoors:
2nd - IAAF Diamond League Shanghai 1500m (3:32.43)
5th - IAAF Diamond League Zurich 1500m (3:33.64)
7th - IAAF World Championships Moscow 1500m Final (3:38.38)
3rd - IAAF World Championships Moscow 1500m Heat (3:38.55)
3rd - IAAF World Championships Moscow 1500m Semi-Final (3:43.54)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  1500m - 12th
2012
Indoors:
3rd - Birmingham 1500m (3:34.89)
3rd - Karlsruhe 1500m (3:36.05)
2nd - IAAF Indoor World Champs Instanbul 1500m Heat (3:39.16)
3rd - IAAF Indoor World Champs Instanbul 1500m Final (3:45.90)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  1500m - 5th

Outdoors:
3rd - Hengelo 1500m (3:31.45)
2nd - IAAF Diamond League Lausanne 1500m (3:31.86)
2nd - IAAF Diamond League Brussels 1500m (3:32.10)
7th - IAAF Diamond League Doha 1500m (3:33.48)
1st - Birmingham 1500m (3:34.80)
6th - Olympic Games London 1500m Final (3:35.44)
2nd - Olympic Games London 1500m Heat (3:36.56)
3rd - Olympic Games London 1500m Semi-Final (3:42.93)
7th - Madrid 800m (1:46.63)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  1500m - 8th
2011
Outdoors:
4th - IAAF Diamond League Eugene Mile (3:49.70)
3rd - IAAF Diamond League Oslo Mile 1500m (3:51.30)
3rd - Hengelo 1500m (3:31.90)
7th - IAAF Diamond League Doha 1500m (3:32.28)
6th - Berlin 1500m (3:32.71)
3rd - IAAF Diamond League Shanghai 1500m (3:33.36)
7th - IAAF World Champs Daegu 1500m Final (3:36.81)
2nd - IAAF World Champs Daegu 1500m Heat (3:41.28)
2nd - IAAF World Champs Daegu 1500m Semi-Final (3:46.71)
2nd - Milano 3000m (7:41.42)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  Mile - 4th; 1500m - 12th
2010
 
2009