Beijing Olympics 2008 3000m Mens Steeplechase Track event Athletics Scoreboard

Medalists

 

Gold Brimin Kiprop Kipruto
Kenya (KEN)
Silver Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad
France (FRA)
Bronze Richard Kipkemboi Mateelong
Kenya (KEN)

Records

 

World Record Saif Saaeed Shaheen (QAT) 7:53.63 Brussels, Belgium 3 September 2004
Olympic Record Julius Kariuki (KEN) 8:05.51 Seoul, South Korea 30 September 1988

Heats

 

Heat   Position   Athlete/Country   Mark   Remarks  
1 1 Bouabdellah Tahri (FRA) 8:23.42 Q
1 2 Brimin Kiprop Kipruto (KEN) 8:23.53 Q
1 3 Abdelkader Hachlaf (MAR) 8:23.62 Q
1 4 Tareq Mubarak Taher (BRN) 8:23.66 Q
1 5 ahom Mesfin (ETH) 8:23.82
1 6 Ildar Minshin (RUS) 8:26.85
1 7 Tomasz Szymkowiak (POL) 8:29.37
1 8 Rabia Makhloufi (ALG) 8:29.74
1 9 Yoshitaka Iwamizu (JPN) 8:29.80
1 10 Valerijs Žolnerovics (LAT) 8:37.65
1 11  Alberto Paulo (POR) 8:39.11
1 12 Rubén Palomeque (ESP) 8:58.50
1 Matteo Villani (ITA) DNF
2 1 Yacob Jarso (ETH) 8:16.88 Q, PB
2 2 Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad (FRA) 8:16.95 Q, SB
2 3 Anthony Famiglietti (USA) 8:17.34 Q, PB
2 4 Ezekiel Kemboi (KEN) 8:17.55 Q
2 5 Mustafa Mohamed (SWE) 8:17.80 q
2 6 Youcef Abdi (AUS) 8:17.97 q, PB
2 7 Ion Luchianov (MDA) 8:18.97 q, NR
2 8 Boštjan Buc (SLO) 8:21.24 DQ
2 9 Brahim Taleb (MAR) 8:23.09
2 10 Andrew Lemoncello (GBR) 8:36.06
2 11 William Nelson (USA) 8:36.66
2 12 José Luis Blanco (ESP) 8:37.37
2 13 Ali Ahmed Al-Amri (KSA) 9:09.73
2 Jukka Keskisalo (FIN) DNS
3 1 Ruben Ramolefi (RSA) 8:19.86 Q, PB
3 2 Richard Kipkemboi Mateelong (KEN) 8:19.87 Q
3 3 Benjamin Kiplagat (UGA) 8:20.22 Q
3 4 Abubaker Ali Kamal (QAT) 8:21.85 Q
3 5 Eliseo Martín (ESP) 8:23.19 SB
3 6 Hamid Ezzine (MAR) 8:27.45
3 7 Vincent Zouaoui Dandrieaux (FRA) 8:27.91
3 8 Roba Gary (ETH) 8:28.27
3 9 Joshua McAdams (USA) 8:33.26
3 10 Pavel Potapovich (RUS) 8:36.29
3 11 eter Desmet (BEL) 8:37.99
3 12 Halil Akkas (TUR) 8:44.70
3 13 Itai Maggidi (ISR) 9:05.02

Legend: Q=Qualified top 4 in heat; q=Qualified by time; DNF=Did Not Finish; DNS=Did Not Start; DQ=Disqualified;NR=National Record; PB=Personal Best; SB=Season Best

Final

 

 

Rank Athlete Nationality Result Notes
1 Brimin Kiprop Kipruto Kenya (KEN) 8:10.34 SB
2 Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad  France (FRA) 8:10.49 PB
3 Richard Kipkemboi Mateelong enya (KEN) 8:11.01  
4 Yacob Jarso Ethiopia (ETH) 8:13.47 NR
5 Bouabdellah Tahri France (FRA) 8:14.79  
6 Youcef Abdi Australia (AUS) 8:16.36 PB
7 Ezekiel Kemboi Kenya (KEN) 8:16.38  
8 Abubaker Ali Kamal Qatar (QAT) 8:16.59  
9 Benjamin Kiplagat Uganda (UGA) 8:20.27  
10 Mustafa Mohamed Sweden (SWE) 8:20.69  
11 Tareq Mubarak Taher Bahrain (BRN) 8:21.59  
12 Ion Luchianov Moldova (MDA) 8:27.82  
13 Anthony Famiglietti United States (USA) 8:31.21  
14 Ruben Ramolefi South Africa (RSA) 8:34.58  
15 Abdelkader Hachlaf Morocco (MAR) 9:02.06