Distance Track Runners of the Year 2013

Distance Track Runners of the Year 2013

All-Athletics.com announced the Distance Track Runners of the Year 2013 in the World as well as in the different Areas.

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2013 in the World:
(5000-10000m)

  • Male: Mo Farah (Great Britain & NI)
  • Female: Meseret Defar (Ethiopia) and Tirunesh Dibaba (Ethiopia) - tied

 

 

 

 All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2013 in Africa:

  • Male: Hagos Gebrhiwet (Ethiopia)
  • Female: Meseret Defar (Ethiopia) and Tirunesh Dibaba (Ethiopia) - tie

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2013 in Asia:

  • Male: Albert Rop (Bahrain)
  • Female: Hitomi Niya (Japan)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2013 in Europe:

  • Male: Mo Farah (Great Britain & NI)
  • Female: Susan Kuijken (Netherlands)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2013 in North and Central America:

  • Male: Galen Rupp (USA)
  • Female: Molly Huddle (USA)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2013 in Oceania:

  • Male: Collis Birmingham (Australia)
  • Female: Kimberley Smith (New Zealand)

 

All-Athletics.com Distance Track Runner of the Year 2013 in South America:

  • Male: Marilson Gomes dos Santos (Brazil)
  • Female: Carolina Tabares (Colombia)

 

Notes:

- The Athletes of the Year are determined based on the All-Athletics.com Overall Rankings dated 31 December 2013.
- The All-Athletics.com Rankings are published weekly and can be viewed here.

(Photo by Péter Zádor)