|Search for Abdi Abdirahman|
Date of Birth: Jan. 1, 1977
Hometown: Somalia, Africa
Current Residence: Tucson, Ariz.
Sport: Track and field
College: Pima CC; Arizona
Coach: Dave Murray
Previous Olympics: 2000 - 10th.
World Championships: 2001 - 19th.
National Championships: 2003 - 5th in 10,000, 7th in 5,000; 2002 - 2nd in 10,000; 2001 - 1st in 10,000; 2000 - 3rd in 10,000 at trials; 1999 - 3rd in 10,000, later disqualified when it was discovered he was not a U.S. citizen.
2004 Qualifying: 2nd in 27:55 at U.S. trials.
Other career highlights: Pac-10 cross country athlete of the year in 1998 after finishing second at the NCAA cross country championships.
|Results: Abdi Abdirahman|
|15||Men's 10000m||27:52.53||Beijing 2008|
|15||Men's 10000m||28:26.26||Athens 2004|