Aras KAYA

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Athlete personal details which are given in the second column

Born04 April 1994Age
GenderMale
Height171 cm Weight55 kg
Club / TeamN/A

Biography

Allegiance transferee from Kenya – formerly Amos Kibitok, has lived in Turkey since May 5, 2015, acquired Turkish citizenship on June 14, 2016 and cleared by IAAF to represent Turkey from July 4, 2016.

Half Mar pb: 62:48 -18. 5000 pb: 13:23.91 -15 (13:45.63 -18). 3000SC pb: 8:29.91 -16. 2 ECH 3000SC 2016; ht OLY 3000SC 2016; 12 EIC 3000 2017. At WXC: 2017-3R; At EXC: 2016-1, 2017-7 (fell on 2nd lap). 4 Russian 10,000 2014; 1 Russian 5000 2015 indoors & out. He was initially in the process of receiving Russian nationalisation, having been based in Kazan. Hence his Russian titles at 5000m in 2015. Coach-Carol Santa (ROU), he trains at Lornah Kiplagat’s High Altitude Training Centre in Iten (along with Ali Kaya and Yasemin Can).

In 2018: 3 Edinburgh XC; 8 Istanbul Half Mar; 1 Mersin 5000; 12 Montreuil 5000; 10 Mediterranean Games; 1 Izmir 5000/10,000; 1 Romanian 10,000 .

DateDiscipline
European Champion 2016
European Silver Medallist 20163000m Steeplechase
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
3000m47:54.63i17 Feb 2017IstanbulOutdoor
5000m113:23.9103 Aug 2015CheboksaryOutdoor
10,000m227:48.5302 May 2015MersinOutdoor
15 km543:4715 Nov 2015IstanbulOutdoor
Half Marathon862:4808 Apr 2018IstanbulOutdoor
3000m Steeplechase28:29.9108 Jul 2016AmsterdamOutdoor
3000m47:54.6317 Feb 2017IstanbulIndoor
5000m113:31.8519 Feb 2015MoskvaIndoor
Athlete Major results, first column show the competition, the second the rank, then location and discipline
DisciplineRankResultDateLocationCategory
5000m1213:45.6319 Jun 2018MontreuilOutdoor
10,000m128:52.6826 Jul 2018PitestiOutdoor
Half Marathon862:4808 Apr 2018IstanbulOutdoor
3000m Steeplechase108:59.4827 Jun 2018TarragonaOutdoor