He is the American record holder in the 1500 m and mile run indoors, as well as the 1500 m, 3000 m, and 5000 m outdoors, and is the Kenyan record holder at 1500 m outdoors. Bernard Lagat was born on the 12th of December, 1974. [28] At the 2012 Olympics in London, Lagat finished fourth in the 5000 m race, crossing the line 1.33 seconds behind the leader, Mo Farah, after being tripped up when he was going into his kick by Isiah Kiplangat Koech. Bernard Kipchirchir Lagat, "ein Nandi, vom Stamm der Auserwählten" (www.leichtathletik.de), stammt aus der Läuferhochburg Kapsabet im Hochland Kenias. © 2020 Oview Digital. Der Doppelsieg von Osaka war der bisherige Höhepunkt in der wechselvollen Karriere des Athleten, der erst seit 2005 amerikanischer Staatsbürger ist. [13][14] However, Lagat failed to advance beyond the semi-finals in the 1500 m run. Bernard Kipchirchir Lagat is a Kenyan-American middle and long-distance runner. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life. In the 2007 Globe Championships, he became the 1st person ever to become crowned world champ in the 1,500 meter and 5,000 meter at the same Globe Outdoor Championships. In 1998, while at WSU, Lagat won three NCAA individual championships; indoor mile and 3000 m, as well as the 5000 m outdoors. 1000 Metres 2:16.18. Despite being much older than some of his competitors, Lagat's desire to win had not faded and he said "I am more motivated than ever to go to the podium in Berlin". [21] Lagat ultimately won the bronze medal in the 1500 m and the silver medal in the 5000 m. Lagat set a new American record in his debut of the indoor 5000 meters at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games on February 6, 2010, with a time of 13:11.50. Bernard body measurements, Height and Weight are not Known yet but we will update soon. He set the Masters World record for Age 40 at 3000 m in 7:48.33 on February 7, 2015 in Boston, and rebroke his own record in 7:37.71 on February 25, 2015 in Metz, France. At age 41, his final lap was 52.82, the fastest of the field and more than a second faster than any in the 1500 meter final. He is known for being a Runner. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements. Lagat is still the second fastest man in 1500m history. Estimated Net Worth in 2019: $100K-$1M (Approx.) He entered the last lap in sixth place more than two and a half seconds behind race leader Galen Rupp.

He married Gladys Tom Lagat in 2004. Leave a comment In a very close finish, Noah Ngeny took gold, El Guerrouj won silver, and Lagat captured bronze. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement. Bernard Lagat Family, Childhood, Life Achievements, Facts, Wiki and Bio of 2017. Learn about Bernard Lagat: his birthday, what he did before fame, his family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more. On February 6, 2010, he broke the 5,000 meter indoor record previously held by Galen Rupp. His B sample test came back negative, clearing him of any charges. Lagat withdrew from the 2003 world outdoor championships after a blood test showed traces of EPO in his system. Bernard Kipchirchir Lagat (* 12. prosince 1974 Kapsabet) je původem keňský atlet, který od roku 2005 reprezentuje Spojené státy americké.. Jeho specializací je běh na středních a dlouhých tratích. We connect brands with social media talent to create quality sponsored content. [40], In May 2017 Lagat served as a pacer for Nike's Breaking2 attempt at achieving a sub-2-hour marathon time. Complete Bernard Lagat 2017 Biography.
At the 2007 World Championships in Osaka, Lagat surpassed all his previous achievements by becoming the first athlete to become world champion in both the 1,500 m and 5,000 m at the same IAAF World Outdoor Championships. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Then you can join our Facebook Group named "Influencers Meet Brands". „Unsere Welt muss frei sein“ Interview mit leichtathletik.de, 17. 3000 Metres 7:29.00. Bernard Lagat has an incredible resume. Bernard Lagat is part of the Baby boomers generation. Lagat became a competitor for the United States but was temporarily banned from international championship events, missing the IAAF World Championships in Helsinki. Bernard Lagat’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. Lagat broke his own 5000 m American record in July at the Monaco Diamond League meet by running 12:53.60 to finish a close second behind Mo Farah who set the British 5000 m record in this race in a time of 12:53.11. Estimated Net Worth in 2019: $100K-$1M (Approx.). Bernard Lagat Net Worth. Throughout the spring he competed fiercely and beat his rival El Guerrouj in Zurich with a world leading time at 1500 m of 3:27.40. 2000 Metres 4:55.49. At the age of 41, he finished 5th in the finals of the 5000 m at the Rio Olympics.[2]. This page was last edited on 16 September 2020, at 10:12. Quellenangabe: Eintrag "Lagat, Bernard" in Munzinger Online/Sport - Internationales Sportarchiv, URL: http://www.munzinger.de/document/01000007439 (abgerufen von nicht angemeldet am 21.10.2020). However, at the 2005 USATF annual meeting, his 3:27.40 win in the 1500 meters, on August 6, 2004, in Zurich, was not ratified as an American record.

Majority of Bernard’s money comes from being a runner. The 2012 Millrose Games, was held for the first time at the Armory Track & Field Center and Lagat ran an American indoor record over 5000 m with a time of 13:07.15 minutes. Jako první atlet v historii vyhrál na mistrovství světa závod na 1500 a 5000 metrů. Similar feats were accomplished by Hicham El Guerrouj at the 2004 Olympics and Paavo Nurmi at the 1924 Olympics. Tags 12 1974 Bernard Lagat December December 12 Kapsabet Kenya Runner Sagittarius, Magician and lecturer in the wonderful world of illusion and magical manipulation. Bernard Lagat is part of the Baby boomers generation. His first American records came indoors, with a 3:49.89 mile at Fayetteville, Arkansas, on February 11, 2005, during which his 1500 meters split time of 3:33.34 also established another new U.S. record, en route to a win in the event. [21] After tying Eamonn Coghlan's record of seven wins in the Wanamaker Mile at the 2009 Millrose Games in New York, Lagat broke Coghlan's record with an 8th win at Millrose in 2010. [42], Lagat participated on his first marathon in New York City Marathon on 4 Nov, 2018[43] finishing 18th with a time of 2:17:20. Get updated with us about your Favorite Celebs.We update our data from time to time. Lagat first represented his native Kenya at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.

Bernard Lagat now served on the Athletes Advisory Committee in America.
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Bernard Kipchirchir Lagat (born December 12, 1974) is a Kenyan-American middle and long-distance runner. [38] On August 20, 2016, Lagat initially claimed the 6th-place finish in the 5000 meters at the Olympics. Dank seines beeindruckenden Schlussspurts gehört Lagat, der 2003 unter Dopingverdacht stand, dann aber freigesprochen wurde, zu den herausragenden Läufern der Welt. Bernard primary income source is Runner. Lagat finished the year ranked #2 in the world at 1500 m. Lagat spent most of 2002 and 2003 chasing El Guerrouj. Il fait partie des Kalenjins. The education details are not available at this time. Bernard Lagat won Olympic medals in middle- and long-distance running for his native Kenya before taking U.S. citizenship in 2004. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. Lagat's long-term coach is James Li of the University of Arizona, with whom he has worked for over a decade. He was ranked 2nd and 4th in the world at 1500 m in 2002 and 2003 respectively. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. Lagat was clearly overjoyed at his comeback since 2003. 18 Views. Wöchentlich bringen wir neue Porträts, publizieren redaktionell überarbeitete Texte und aktualisieren darüberhinaus Hunderte von Biographien. Lagat is a five-time Olympian, having competed in the 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016 games, and is a thirteen-time medalist in World Championships and Olympics including five gold medals. His personal bests from 800m (1:46.00) through to Half Marathon (62:33) span over 17 years and and at the age of 41, Lagat ran 27:49 for 10000m on the track. We walk you through all about Bernard.