Distance Track Runners of the Year 2012

Distance Track Runners of the Year 2012

All-Athletics.com announced the Distance Track Runners of the Year 2012 in the World as well as in the different Areas.

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2012 in the World:
(5000-10000m)

  • Male: Mo Farah (Great Britain & NI)
  • Female: Tirunesh Dibaba (Ethiopia)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2012 in Africa:

  • Male: Isiah Kiplangat Koech (Kenya)
  • Female: Tirunesh Dibaba (Ethiopia)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2012 in Asia:

  • Male: Moukhled Al Outaibi (Saudi Arabia)
  • Female: Shitaye Eshete (Bahrain)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2012 in Europe:

  • Male: Mo Farah (Great Britain & NI)
  • Female: Joanne Pavey (Great Britain & NI)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2012 in North and Central America:

  • Male: Galen Rupp (USA)
  • Female: Amy Hastings (USA)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2012 in Oceania:

  • Male: Collis Birmingham (Australia)
  • Female: Eloise Wellings (Australia)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2012 in South America:

  • Male: Gilberto Silvestre Lopes (Brazil)
  • Female: Cruz Nonata da Silva (Brazil)

 

Notes:

- The Athletes of the Year are determined based on the All-Athletics.com Overall Rankings dated 26 December 2012.
- The All-Athletics.com Rankings are published weekly and can be viewed here.

(Photo by Péter Zádor)