Yasemin CAN

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Athlete personal details which are given in the second column

Born11 December 1996Age
GenderFemale
HeightN/AWeightN/A
Club / TeamENKA

Biography

DEFENDING EUROPEAN CHAMPION.

Allegiance transferee from Kenya – formerly Vivian Jemutai. Has lived in Turkey since March 13, 2015, acquired Turkish citizenship on May 25, 2015 and cleared by IAAF to represent Turkey from March 13, 2016.

10,000 pb: 30:26.41 -16. 3000 pb: 8:43.46i -17, 8:53.16 -16. 1 ECH 5000/10,000 2016; 6 OLY 5000 2016 (7 10,000); 2 EIC 3000 2017; 1 under-23 ECH 5000/10,000 2017; 11 WCH 10,000 2017 (ht 5000); 5 ECH 10,000 2018. At WXC: 2017-3R; At EXC: 2016-1, 2017-1. 1 Turkish indoor 3000/5000 2016; 1 Turkish 10,000 2016. Not to be confused with the Turkish-born Yasemin Can (1 Aug 92) who was the World Junior Mountain Running Champion in 2010. Coach-Carol Santa (ROU), she trains at Lornah Kiplagat’s High Altitude Training Centre in Iten (along with Ali Kaya and Aras Kaya).

In 2018: 1 ‘Great’ Edinburgh XC; 9 Doha Diamond 3000; 1 Mersin 3000/5000; 1 European Clubs Cup 3000/5000; .

Here: 10,000 5-32:34.34 .

DateDiscipline
4 European Golds 20165000m
201610,000m
2016
2017
European Indoor Silver Medallist 20173000m
European Bronze Medallist 20185000m
6th at Olympic Games 20165000m
7th at Olympic Games 201610,000m
World Championships finalist 201710,000m
European U23 Champion 20175000m
European U23 Champion 201710,000m
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
1500m34:11.54i17 Feb 2017IstanbulOutdoor
3000m98:36.2404 May 2018DohaOutdoor
5000m414:36.8208 Jun 2017RomaOutdoor
10,000m730:26.4112 Aug 2016Rio de JaneiroOutdoor
1500m34:11.5417 Feb 2017IstanbulIndoor
3000m28:43.4605 Mar 2017BeogradIndoor
5000m115:08.4620 Feb 2016IstanbulIndoor
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
3000m98:36.2404 May 2018DohaOutdoor
5000m314:57.6312 Aug 2018BerlinOutdoor
10,000m532:34.3408 Aug 2018BerlinOutdoor