Bente Moe

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Bente Moe (born 2 December 1960) is a retired Norwegian long-distance runner who specialized in the marathon race. She represented SK Vidar.

In the marathon she finished 26th at the 1984 Summer Olympics, sixth at the 1986 European Championships and fourth at the 1987 World Championships. She ran at the 1988 Summer Olympics without finishing, and also competed at the World Cross Country Championships in 1988 and 1989 without any success. [1] She became Norwegian champion in marathon in 1991. [2]

Personal bests[edit]

  • 10,000 metres - 32:59.68 min (1987) - ninth among Norwegian 10,000 m runners. [3]
  • Half marathon - 1:11:54 hrs (1988) - eighth among Norwegian half marathon runners. [4]
  • Marathon - 2:32:36 hrs (1988) - sixth among Norwegian marathon runners. [5]

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Norway
1984 Olympic Games Los Angeles, United States 26th Marathon 2:40:52
1986 European Championships Stuttgart, West Germany 6th Marathon 2:35:34
1987 Houston Marathon Houston, United States 1st Marathon 2:32:37
World Championships Rome, Italy 4th Marathon 2:33:21
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea Marathon DNF
1992 Frankfurt Marathon Frankfurt, Germany 1st Marathon 2:32:36
1993 Vienna Marathon Vienna, Austria 1st Marathon 2:38:21

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