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John Kibet Koech, Bahrain

Most recent results: 2nd - Anhalt Dessau 3000m SC (8:27.75) - 14 Jun 2019; 8th- Nanjing 3000m SC (8:20.78) - 21 May 2019

DOB: 23-Aug-1995

Personal records
3000m SC - 8:09.62 (2016), Bahrain All-Time no. 2
1500m - 3:44.7 (2013)

Career highlights (representing Bahrain, starting in 2014)
2019
Track:
8th- Nanjing 3000m SC (8:20.78)
1st - Asian Champs Doha 3000m SC (8:25.87)
2nd - Dessau 3000m SC (8:27.75)
6th - Osaka 3000m SC (8:30.04)
1st - Arab Champs Cairo 3000m SC (8:30.75)
World Rank as of 18-June (by time):  3000m SC - 20th

Cross:
2nd - Arab Champs Amman 10 km (29:51)
2018
8th - IAAF Diamond League Rome 3000m SC (8:22.00)
4th - Madrid 3000m SC (8:28.07)
4th - Asian Games Jakarta 3000m SC (8:32.72)
2017
10th - IAAF Diamond League Stockholm 3000m SC (8:35.25)
2016
4th - IAAF Diamond League Doha 3000m SC (8:09.62)
3rd - Beijing 3000m SC (8:18.53)
9th - IAAF Diamond League Monaco 3000m SC (8:20.11)
12th - IAAF Diamond League Roma 3000m SC (8:24.81)
9th - IAAF Diamond League Lausanne 3000m SC (8:26.76)
6th - Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro 3000m SC Heat (8:28.81)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  3000m SC - 8th
2015
3rd - Beijing 3000m SC (8:14.75)
1st - Asian Games 3000m SC (8:27.03)
5th - World Military Games Mungyeong 3000m SC (8:35.63)
8th - IAAF World Champs Beijing 3000m SC Heat (8:38.62)
End-of-Season World rank (by time):  3000m SC - 12th
2014
2nd - Bydgoszcz 3000m SC (8:19.99)
2nd - Tokyo 3000m SC (8:22.55)
4th - Marrakech 3000m SC (8:23.33)
10th - IAAF Diamond League Lausanne 3000m SC (8:26.02)
13th - IAAF Diamond League Monaco 3000m SC (8:26.79)
8th - Luzern 3000m SC (8:26.82)
5th - IAAF Continental Cup Marrakech 3000m SC (8:28.96)
End-of-Season World rank (by time):  3000m SC - 25th (Jr. World Rank - 2nd)
 2013 (representing Kenya)
6th - IAAF Diamond League Stockholm 3000m SC (8:16.96)
1st - Nairobi 3000m SC (8:21.5)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time):  3000m SC - 20th (Jr World Rank - 3rd)