Tiki Gelana Ethiopia

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

22 Oct 1987

Height

1.65m

Weight

48kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Top Performances

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ATHLETICS

Tiki Gelana Gelana powers to marathon victory

Ethiopia's Tiki Gelana wins the women's marathon in an Olympic record time of two hours, 23 minutes and seven seconds.

5 Aug 12

Tiki Gelana Gelana wins marathon in record time

Women's Marathon

5 Aug 12

Ethiopia's Tiki Gelana wins the London Olympic marathon in wet conditions after a race-long battle with silver-medallist Priscah Jeptoo and Russia's Tatyana Petrova Arkhipova.

Results for Tiki Gelana

Date Event Rank Mark
5 Aug Women's Marathon Final, Marathon 1 OR gold 2:23:07

Head to Head

Tiki Gelana vs Freya Murray

Tiki Gelana

Tiki Gelana Ethiopia flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

2:23:07 Women's Marathon

Height

1.65m (5'5")

Weight

48kg

Age

26

Freya Murray

Freya Murray Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

2:32:14 Women's Marathon

Height

1.58m (5'2")

Weight

44kg

Age

31

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