Carlos Almeida (athlete)

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Carlos Almeida
Personal information
Full name Carlos Almeida
Nationality Cape Verdean
Born (1968-03-20) March 20, 1968 (age 46)[1]
Sport
Country Cape Verde
Sport Athletics
Event(s) long-distances
Updated on 3 January 2014.

Carlos Almeida (born 20 March 1968) is a Cape Verdean long-distance runner.

Career[edit]

Almeida first competed for Cape Verde at the 2000 IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Vilamoura, Portugal where he placed 138th in the Men's short race in a time of 13:29. At the 25th running of Madrid Marathon in April 2002, Almeida recorded a personal best time of 2:25:50. The following year at the 2003 World Championships in Athletics in Paris, he finished 69th in the marathon with a time of 2:33:31.

Personal bests[edit]

Below is Carlos Almeida's personal best times.[2]

Event Time Venue Date Records Notes
15 km (road) 48:02 Samora Correia, Portugal 8 December 2002
Half marathon 1:08:47 Lisbon, Portugal 24 March 2002
Marathon 2:25:50 Madrid, Spain 28 April 2002

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile of Carlos Almeida". IAAF. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Profile of Carlos Almeida". all-athletics.com. Retrieved 3 January 2014.