Bethwel Birgen

Middle Distance
Bethwel Birgen
Profile
  • Nationality: KEN
  • Place of birth: Eldoret, Kenya
  • DOB: 6th August 1988
  • Coach: PACE Kaptagat Camp
Personal Bests
  • 1000m (i): 2:19.03
  • 1500m: 3:30.77
  • 1500m (i): 3:34.62
  • Mile: 3:50.42
  • 3000m: 7:32.48
  • 5000m: 13:04.66
Career Highlights
  • 2017 IAAF World Indoor Tour 1500m CHAMPION
  • 2016 Kenyan represenative at IAAF World Indoor Championships
  • 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships, 1500m, 8th
  • 2013┬áIAAF World T&F Championships, 1500m semi-finalist
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Sponsors
  • Bethwel Birgen Sponsor

Biography

2017
IAAF Diamond League, Doha, 1500m, 3rd
IAAF World Indoor Tour, Birmingham, 1500m, 3rd
IAAF World Indoor Tour, Torun, 1500m, 1st
IAAF World Indoor Tour, Karlsruhe, 1500m, 4th
IAAF World Indoor Tour, Dusseldorf, 1500m, 2nd

2016:
IAAF Diamond League, Brussels, 1500m, 8th
IAAF World Challenge, Zagreb, 1500m, 6th
IAAF Diamond League, Paris, 3000m, 6th, 7:32.48
Sotteville, 1500m, 5th
IAAF Diamond League, Birmingham, 3000m, 5th
IAAF Diamond League, Rome, 1500m, 6th
IAAF World Challenge, Hengelo, 5000m, 3rd, 13:04.66
IAAF Diamond League, Doha, 1500m, 4th
IAAF World Indoor Tour, Glasgow, 1500m, 3rd
IAAF World Indoor Tour, Boston, 1 mile, 2nd
IAAF World Indoor Tour, Karlsruhe, 3000m, 3rd, 7:43.49
Dusseldorf Indoors, 1500m, 2nd

2015:
Birmingham Indoors, 1500m, 2nd, 3:34.91
Stockholm Indoors, 1500m, 2nd, 3:34.62
Russian Winter, Moscow, 1500m, 2nd
Dusseldorf Indoors, 1500m, 1st

2014:
IAAF Diamond League, Lausanne, 1500m, 8th
IAAF Diamond League, Oslo, 1 mile, 9th
IAAF Diamond League, Eugene, 1 mile, 10th
IAAF Diamond League, Doha, 1500m, 7th
IAAF World Indoor T&F Championships, Sopot, Poland, 1500m, 8th
Birmingham Indoors, 1500m, 4th
Stockholm Indoors, 1500m, 3rd
Russian Winter, Moscow, 1500m, 2nd
Dusseldorf Indoors, 1500m, 1st

2013:
Great North City Games, Newcastle, 1 mile, 4th
IAAF World Challenge, Zagreb, 3000m, 4th, 7:37.15
IAAF Diamond League, Monaco, 1500m, 4th, 3:30.77
IAAF Diamond League, Oslo, Dream Mile, 7th
Prefontaine, Oregon, 1 mile, 5th, 3:50.42
IAAF Diamond League, Shanghai, 1500m, 5th
IAAF Diamond League, Doha, 1500m, 2nd, 3:31.90
Metz Indoors, 1500m, 1st
British Indoor Grand Prix, Birmingham, 1500m, 2nd
Dusseldorf Indoors, 1500m, 2nd
Russian Winter, Moscow, 1500m, 1st
International Match, Glasgow, 1500m, 1st

2012:
IAAF Diamond League, Brussels, 1500m, 3rd
ISTAF, Berlin, 1500m, 2nd
IAAF Diamond League, Birmingham, 1500m, 5th
IAAF Diamond League, Lausanne, 1500m, 7th
IAAF Diamond League, Monaco, 1500m 6th 3:31.00
IAAF Diamond League, London, 1 mile, 5th
Nancy, 1500m, 2nd
Reims, 1500m, 1st
Kenyan Olympic Trials, Nairobi, 1500m, 5th
IAAF Diamond League, Oslo, Dream Mile, 7th
IAAF Diamond League, Eugene, Bowerman Mile, 4th 3:50.43
IAAF Diamond League, Doha 1500m, 3rd 3:31.17
Stockholm Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 2nd
Birmingham Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 2nd
Karlsruhe Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 1st
Dusseldorf Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 2nd
Chemnitz Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 2nd

2011:
IAAF Diamond League, Shanghai 1500m, 7th
BMC Stretford, 1500m, 1st
Metz Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 1st
Stockholm Indoor Meeting, 1000m, 3rd, 2:19.03
Birmingham Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 4th
Karlsruhe Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 1st

2010:
Galway City Mile, 1st
Prague 1500, 4th
IAAF World Challenge, Ostrava 3000m, 7:39.65
Rehlingen 1500m, 2nd, 3:35.60
Nakuru, 1500m, 3rd
Birmingham Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 6th
Metz Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 1st
Stuttgart Indoor Meeting, 1500m, 4th

2009:
IAAF Grand Prix, Gateshead 1500m, 4th
Aberdeen Mile, 2nd
Wattenscheid 1500m, 1st
BMC Solihull 1500m, 1st
Karlskrona 1500m, 1st
IAAF Golden League, Oslo 1500m, 4th