Gesa Felicitas Krause

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Gesa Felicitas Krause
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Gesa Felicitas Krause
Personal information
Full name Gesa Felicitas Krause
Born (1992-08-03) 3 August 1992 (age 22)
Ehringshausen, Germany
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Sport
Country  Germany
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 3000 m steeplechase
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 3000 m steeplechase: 9:23.52 (London, August 2012)

Gesa Felicitas Krause (born 3 August 1992 in Ehringshausen) is a German athlete who specialises in the 3000 m steeplechase.

In the 2013 European Athletics U23 Championships, she won in a new championship record time of 9:38,91 min.

Gesa Felicitas Krause is currently trained by Wolfgang Heinig, the husband and coach of the German marathon runner Katrin Dorre-Heinig.

Personal Bests[edit]

  • 800 m: 2:05,25 min, Rehlingen, Germany, 13. July 2011
  • 1000 m: 2:44,68 min, Pliezhausen, Germany, 16. May 2010
  • 1500 m: 4:11,94 min, Bochum, Germany, 17. July 2012
  • 2000 m Steeplechase: 6:22,45 min, Pfungstadt, Germany, 25. May 2011
  • 3000 m Steeplechase: 9:23,52 min, London, Great Britain, 6. August 2012

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Germany
2009 World Youth Championships Brixen, Italy Italy 7th 2000 m steeplechase 6:39.85
2010 World Junior Championships Moncton, Canada Canada 4th 3000 m steeplechase 9:47.78, NJR
2011 European Junior Championships Tallinn, Estonia Estonia 1st 3000 m steeplechase 9:51.08, SB
World Championships Daegu, South Korea South Korea 9th 3000 m steeplechase 9:32.74, PB/EJR
2012 German Championships Bochum, Germany Germany 4th 1500 m 4:11.94, SB
European Championships Helsinki, Finland Finland 4th 3000 m steeplechase 9:38.20
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom United Kingdom 8th 3000 m steeplechase 9:23.52, PB
2013 U23 European Championships Tampere, Finland Finland 1st 3000m Steeplechase 9:38.91, CUR
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia Russia 9th 3000m Steeplechase 9:37.11, SB

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