Linet Masai

Long Distance
Linet Masai
LinetMasai2011
Profile
  • Nationality: KEN
  • Place of birth: Mt Elgon, Kenya
  • DOB: 5th December 1989
  • Coach: PACE Iten Camp
Personal Bests
  • 3000m: 8:38.97
  • 5000m: 14.31.14
  • 10,000m: 30:26.50 WJR
  • 10K Road: 30:48
  • 10 Miles: 50:39
  • Half Marathon: 1:09:32
Career Highlights
  • 2011 IAAF World T&F Championships, 10,000m, BRONZE
  • 2011 IAAF World Cross Country SILVER
  • 2010 IAAF World Cross Country SILVER
  • 2009 IAAF World 10,000m CHAMPION
  • 2009 IAAF World Cross Country SILVER
  • 2008 Olympic Games 10,000m, 4th, WJR, NR
  • 2008 IAAF World Cross Country BRONZE
  • 2007 World Junior Cross Country CHAMPION
Social
Sponsors
  • Linet Masai Sponsor

Biography

2016:
Bangalore 10k, 7th
Lisbon Half Marathon, 3rd, 1:09:32
Worlds Best 10k, Puerto Rico, 4th
Kenyan Police Cross-Country Championships, Ngong, 5th
Campaccio Cross-Country, 3rd

2015:
Madrid 10k, 1st 31:38
Alcobendas Cross-Country, 1st
Soria Cross-Country, 1st

2014:
Great Birmingham Run, Half-Marathon, 3rd
Dam tot Damloop, Amsterdam, 10 miles, 1st
New York Womens Mini 10k, 4th
Boston 5k, 6th
Worlds Best 10k, Puerto Rico, 3rd
Elgoibar Cross Country, 3rd
Campaccio Cross Country, 3rd

2013:
San Silvestre Vallecana, Madrid, 10k, 1st
Cross de l’Acier, 2nd
Atapuerca Cross Country, 2nd
Ostrava, 10,000m, 6th
New York Women’s Mini 10k, 2nd
Prefontaine, Oregon, 5000m, 8th
Edinburgh Cross Country, 3k, 3rd

2012:
San Silvestre Vallecana, Madrid, 10k, 2nd
Atapuerca Cross Country, 2nd
IAAF Diamond League, London, 5000m, 3rd
Bupa Great Manchester 10k, 1st
World’s Best 10k, 3rd
Seville Cross Country, 1st

2011:
IAAF Diamond League, Zurich 5000m, 3rd
IAAF World T&F Championships, 5000m, 6th
IAAF World T&F Championships, 10,000m, Bronze Medalist
Kenyan Championships, 5000m, 2nd
New York Women’s Mini 10k, 1st
IAAF Diamond League, Eugene 5000m, 2nd
IAAF Diamond League, Shanghai 5000m, 3rd, 14:32.95
Glasgow 10k, 1st
IAAF World Cross Country Silver Medallist
Kenyan Cross Country Champion
Edinburgh Cross Country, 1st

2010:
Course de l’Escalade, 1st
Cross de l’Acier, 1st
adidas Women’s 5k Challenge, London, 1st
IAAF Diamond League, Bruussels 5000m, 2nd
IAAF Diamond League, London 5000m, 5th
African T&F Championships, 10,000m, Bronze Medallist
Kenyan 10,000m Champion
New York Women’s 10k, 1st
IAAF Diamond League, Shanghai, 2nd, 14:31.14
Glasgow Women’s 10k, 1st
IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Silver medal
Kenyan Cross Country Champion
Kenyan Police Cross Country Champs, 2nd
Seville Cross Country, 1st

2009:
Soria Cross Country, 1st
Llodio Cross Country, 1st
Dam tot Damloop, 10 miles, 1st
adidas Women’s 5k Challenge, London, 2nd
IAAF Grand Prix, Gateshead 3000m, 2nd
IAAF World 10,000m Champion
IAAF Grand Prix, Eugene, 2000m, 3rd
IAAF Grand Prix, New York, 5000m, 1st
IAAF World Cross Country Championships, SILVER MEDAL
Kenyan Cross Country Championships, 3rd
Edinburgh Cross Country, 1st
Amorebieta Cross Country, 1st

2008:
Alcobendas Cross Country, 1st
Llodio Cross Country, 1st
Great North Run 2 Miles, 2nd
IAAF World Athletics Final, 3000m 5th, 5000m 4th
London Hyde Park 5km, 2nd
IAAF Golden League, Brussels 5000m 3rd
IAAF Grand Prix, Gateshead 3000m, 3rd
Olympic Games, 10,000m, 4th, WJR, NR
IAAF Grand Prix, Hengelo 5000m, 14:47.14
Cross Ala Dei Sardi, 3rd
IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Bronze Medallist
Kenyan Cross Country Championships, 8k, 2nd
Hannut Cross Country, 1st
Le Mans Cross Country, 1st
Edinburgh Cross Country, 2nd

2007:
Course de l’Escalade, 1st
Cross de l’Acier, 1st
RATP Cross Country, 1st
IAAF Grand Prix, Shanghai 5000m, 2nd
IAAF World Athletics Final 3000m, 4th
IAAF World Athletics Final 5000m, 4th
IAAF Grand Prix, Rieti 3000m, 5th
IAAF Super Grand Prix, Stockholm 5000m, 2nd
Kenyan World Championships Trials 5000m, 4th
IAAF Golden League, Oslo 5000m, 7th
Glasgow Grand Prix, 5000m, 4th
Kakamega 5000m, 1st
IAAF World Junior Cross Country CHAMPION
Kenyan Junior World Cross Country Trials, 4th
Kenyan Cross Country Championships, 4th