Micah Kogo

Long Distance
Profile
  • Nationality: KEN
  • Place of birth: Burnt Forest, Kenya
  • DOB: 30th June 1986
  • Coach: PACE Kaptagat Camp
Personal Bests
  • 5000m: 13:00.77
  • 10,000m: 26:35.63
  • 10K Road: 27:01
  • Half Marathon: 59:07
  • Marathon: 2:06.56
Career Highlights
  • 2013 Boston Marathon, 2nd
  • 2009 Parelloop 10k, 27:01, WORLD RECORD
  • 2008 Olympic Games, 10,000m, BRONZE
  • 2006 Ranked World No. 1 at 10,000m
Social
Sponsors
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Biography

2017
Paris Marathon, 10th

2016:
Beach to Beacon, 10k, 5th
Paris Marathon, 4th, 2:08:03

2015:
Trier 8k, 3rd
Houilles 10k, 4th
Falmouth, 7 miles, 2nd
Beach to Beacon 10k, 5th
Bix 7, 3rd
Bangalore 10k, 4th
Hamburg Marathon, 7th
Lisbon Half Marathon, 2nd, 59:33

2014:
Falmouth, 7 miles, 2nd
Beach to Beacon 10k, 5th
RAK Half Marathon, Dubai, 6th, 59:49

2013:
Houilles, 10k, 2nd
Chicago Marathon, 4th, 2:06.56
Falmouth, 7 miles, 1st
Beach to Beacon, 10k, 1st
Boston Marathon, 2nd, 2:10.27

2012:
Houilles 10k, 2nd
Great Birmingham Run, Birmingham, Half Marathon, 1st
Great North Run, Newcastle, Half Marathon, 2nd, 59:07
Kenyan Olympic Trial, Eugene, 10,000m, 9th
World’s Best 10k, 4th

2011:
Great North Run, 4th, 60:03
Falmouth Road Race, 2nd
Beach to Beacon 10k, 1st
Healthy Kidney 10k, 2nd
Parelloop 10k, 1st, 27:15
Elgoibar Cross Country, 2nd
Amorebieta Cross Country, 5th
Campaccio Cross Country, 4th

2010:
Trier Silvesterlauf, 1st
Houilles 10k, 2nd
Berlin 10k, 4th
London 10k, 2nd
Parelloop 10k, 2nd
Laredo 10km Road Race, 1st

2009:
Dam to Damloop 10 Miles, 4th
Peppe Greco 10k, 2nd,
IAAF World Athletics Final, 5000m, 2nd
IAAF World T&F Championships, 10,000m, 7th
IAAF Golden League, Berlin 5000m, 3rd
IAAF Grand Prix, New York 5000m, 1st
Edinburgh 10k, 1st
Parelloop 10k, 1st, 27:01 WORLD RECORD
San Sebastian Cross Country, 2nd
Le Mans Cross Country, 1st

2008:
Trier Silvesterlauf, 1st
Houilles 10k, 1st
IAAF World Athletics Final, 5000m, 3rd
IAAF Golden League, Brussels 10,000m, 8th
IAAF Golden League, Zurich 5000m, 6th
OLYMPIC GAMES 10,000m BRONZE MEDALIST
Barcelona 5000m, 2nd
Kenyan Olympic Trials 10,000m, 3rd
London 10k, 1st
Bloomsday 12k, 1st
Parelloop 10k, 2nd, 27:29
Amorebieta Cross Country, 4th

2007:
Houilles 10k, 1st
Soria Cross Country, 3rd
Llodio Cross Country, 5th
IAAF World Athletics Final 5000m, 2nd
IAAF Golden League, Brussels 10,000m, 3rd, 26:58.42
Kenyan World Championships Trials, 10,000m, 5th
IAAF Super Grand Prix, Lausanne 5000m, 2nd
IAAF Grand Prix, Zagreb 3000m, 1st
IAAF Grand Prix, New York, 5000m, 2nd
Great Manchester 10k, 1st, 27:21
Media Blenio 10k, 2nd
Parelloop 10k, 1st, 27:07
Cross Ouest France, 3rd
Amorebieta Cross Country, 1st

2006:
T&F News World Ranking, 10,000m, 1st
Houilles 10k, 1st
L’Escalade 8k, 1st Course Record
Dunkerque Cross Country, 2nd
Sevenhills 15k, 1st
IAAF World Athletics Final, 5000m, 6th
IAAF Golden League, Berlin 5000m, 5th
IAAF Golden League, Brussels 10,000m, 1st 26:35.63 – 6th Fastest All-Time
IAAF Super Grand Prix, Stockholm 5000m, 4th 13:00.77
Huelva 5000m, 13:09
New York 5000m, 2nd 13:06.18
IAAF Grand Prix, Hengelo 10,000m, 2nd, 27:16.75
Brazzaville 3000m, 2nd

2005:
L’Escalade 8k, 1st Course Record
Dunkerque Cross Country, 2nd
La Provence 10k, 1st
Chepkoilel CC 12k, 1st
Roveretto 5000m, 2nd
Linz 2 miles, 3rd
Auckland Castle 10k, 1st
Kerry 5000m, 1st
BMC Final 5000m, 1st
Arhaus 5000m, 2nd
Lappeenranta 5000m, 1st 13:16.31