List of eligibility transfers in athletics

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This is a list of track and field athletes who have moved to compete for another country. Such moves are called transfers of allegiance by the IAAF.

To countries in Africa[edit]

Name of athlete From nation To nation Year
Fabienne Feraez  France  Benin 2003
Fred Salle  Great Britain  Cameroon 1986
Sylvie Mballa Éloundou  France  Cameroon 2005
Georgina Tóth  Hungary  Cameroon
Nusrat Ceesay  Great Britain  Gambia 2011
Mensah Elliot  Great Britain  Gambia 2011
Tim Abeyie  Great Britain  Ghana 2011
Fatmata Fofanah  United States  Guinea 2006
Leonard Mucheru Maina  Bahrain  Kenya 2007
Sultan Tucker  United States  Liberia
Kia Davis  United States  Liberia 2008
Brahim Lahlafi  France  Morocco 2007
Tosin Oke  Great Britain  Nigeria 2009
Monzavous Edwards  United States  Nigeria 2014
Mark Jelks  United States  Nigeria 2014
Lamberte Nyabamikazi  Burkina Faso  Rwanda 2003
Céline Laporte  France  Seychelles 2003
Tom Petranoff  United States  South Africa 1991
Sherwin Vries  Namibia  South Africa 2003
Yamile Aldama  Cuba  Sudan
 United Kingdom
2004
2011
Todd Matthews-Jouda  United States  Sudan 2003
Florence Ezeh  France  Togo 2005
Sandrine Thiébaud-Kangni  France  Togo
Gerald Phiri  Great Britain  Zambia 2009

To countries in the Americas[edit]

Name of athlete From nation To nation Year
Amy Harris  Great Britain  Antigua and Barbuda 2014
Gustavo Nicolas Pereira Altez  Uruguay  Brazil 2006
Anton Skerritt  Trinidad and Tobago  Canada
Stephen Agar  Dominica  Canada 1998
Greame Fell  Great Britain  Canada 1983
Karlene Haughton  Jamaica  Canada 1998
Philomena Mensah  Ghana  Canada 1999
Martha Adusei  Ghana  Canada 1999
Melissa Feinstein  United States  Canada 2000
Nicole Haynes  United States  Canada 2000
Charles Allen  Guyana  Canada 2002
Maresa Cadienhead  Jamaica  Canada 2002
Philipp Rist   Switzerland  Canada 2002
Dariusz Slowik  Poland  Denmark  Canada 2004
Lieja Tunks  Netherlands  Canada 2006
Jonathan Brown  Great Britain  Canada 2008
Lemlem Ogbasilassie  Eritrea  Canada 2008
Danny Kassap  Democratic Republic of the Congo  Canada 2008
Justin Rodhe  United States  Canada 2012
Kareem Streete-Thompson  United States  Cayman Islands 1999
Jérôme Romain  France  Dominica 2008
Alvin Harrison  United States  Dominican Republic 2009[1]
Erison Hurtault  United States  Dominica 2008
Charles Allen  Canada  Guyana 2000
Dudley Dorival  United States  Haiti 1999
Nadine Faustin  United States  Haiti
Yvonne Mai-Graham  Germany  Jamaica 1993
Liliana Allen  Cuba  Mexico 1998
Bayano Kamani  United States  Panama
J.Antonio Parilla  United States  Puerto Rico 2000
Allen Simms  United States  Puerto Rico 2005
Kimberli Barrett  Jamaica  Puerto Rico 2006
Steve Brown  United States  Trinidad and Tobago 1997
Aaron Armstrong  United States  Trinidad and Tobago 2005
Wayne Davis  United States  Trinidad and Tobago 2011[2]
Kevon Pierre  Saint Kitts and Nevis  Trinidad and Tobago 2005
Christopher Hercules  United States  Trinidad and Tobago 2006
Olga Appell  Mexico  United States 1994
Abdihakem Abdirahman  Somalia  United States 2000
Mohamed Ibrahim Aden  Somalia  United States 2001
Michael Aish  New Zealand  United States 2010
Natasha Alleyne-Gibson  Trinidad and Tobago  United States 2000
Bolota Asmerom  Eritrea  United States 2002
Dominique DeGramont  Haiti  United States 2007
Maggie Chan-Roper  Hong Kong, China  United States 2006
Colleen De Reuck  South Africa  United States 2002
Sandra Farmer-Patrick  Jamaica  United States 1989
Phillimon Hanneck  Zimbabwe  United States 1999
Eddy Hellebuyck  Belgium  United States 2000
Mbarak Hussein  Kenya  United States 2004
Alex Jodidio  Netherlands  United States 2008
Khalid Khannouchi  Morocco  United States 2000
David Kimani  Kenya  United States 2002
Bernard Lagat  Kenya  United States 2005
Sydney Maree  South Africa  United States 1984
Adam Montague  Australia  United States 2006
Miguel Nuci  Mexico  United States 2007
Christy Opara-Thompson  Nigeria  United States 1998
Nadia Prasad  France  United States 2000
Yuliana Perez  Cuba  United States 2000
Simeon Sawe  Kenya  United States 2006
Colleen Scott  Jamaica  United States 2007
Allen Simms  Puerto Rico  United States 2008
Stanisława Walasiewicz  Poland  United States 1947
Chen Yueling  China  United States 2000
David Macharia Yuot  Sudan  United States 2007
Atalelech Ketema  Ethiopia  United States 2012
Benson Osoro  Kenya  United States 2012
Erich Cordero  Cuba  United States 2012
Yandy Nelson Alvarez  Cuba  United States 2012
Betzaira Martinez  Mexico  United States 2012
Jeff Jackson  United States  United States Virgin Islands 1999
Valma Bass  Saint Kitts and Nevis  United States Virgin Islands 2002

To countries in Asia[edit]

Name of athlete From nation To nation Year
Aadam Ismaeel Khamis  Kenya  Bahrain
Ishaq Isa Abedeen  Kenya  Bahrain
Bader Khalil Bader  Ethiopia  Bahrain
Saleh Marzooq Bakheet  Ethiopia  Bahrain
Sameer Kamal Ali  Kenya  Bahrain
Yusuf Saad Kamel  Kenya  Bahrain 2003
Maryam Yusuf Jamal  Ethiopia  Bahrain 2004
Mushir Salem Jawher  Kenya  Bahrain 2003
Abel Yagout Jawher  Kenya  Bahrain 2003
Belal Mansoor Ali  Kenya  Bahrain
Tareq Mubarak Taher  Kenya  Bahrain 2005
Hasan Mahboob  Kenya  Bahrain 2006
Rashid Mohamed  Morocco  Bahrain 2002
Musa Amer Obaid  Kenya  Bahrain
Rashid Ramzi  Morocco  Bahrain
Nadia Ejjafini  Morocco  Bahrain
Shaheen Faraj  Kenya  Bahrain
Abdeen Shaka  Kenya  Bahrain
Mona Salem Jaber  Kenya  Bahrain
Khamis Sultan Dawood  Kenya  Bahrain
Yaser Belal Mansour  Morocco  Bahrain
Abdulhak Zakaria  Morocco  Bahrain
Brandon Simpson  Jamaica  Bahrain 2006
Khalid Kamal Yaseen  Kenya  Bahrain
Bilisuma Shugi  Ethiopia  Bahrain
Dejene Regassa  Ethiopia  Bahrain
Tejitu Daba  Ethiopia  Bahrain
Shitaye Eshete  Ethiopia  Bahrain
Kemi Adekoya  Nigeria  Bahrain 2014
Asaf Bimro  Ethiopia  Israel 1984
Mark Handelsman  South Africa  Israel
Aleksey Bazarov  Soviet Union  Israel
Aleksandr Fingert  Soviet Union  Israel
Vadim Bavikin  Soviet Union  Israel 1990
Seteng Ayele  Ethiopia  Israel 1991
Brian Mondschein  United States  Israel 2010
Wodage Zvadya  Ethiopia  Israel 1991
Danny Krasnov  Russia  Israel 1991
Svetlana Gnezdilov  Ukraine  Israel 1996
Sergey Lukashok  Ukraine  Israel
Mukat Derba  Ethiopia  Israel
Konstantin Semyonov  Belarus  Israel
Niels Kruller  Netherlands  Israel 1998
Alex Rosen  United States  Israel 1998
Aleksandr Averbukh  Russia  Israel 1999
Irina Lenskiy  Russia  Israel 1999
Aleksandr Porkhomovskiy  Russia  Israel 1999
Dan Middleman  United States  Israel 2000
Anna Tkach  Russia  Israel 2003
Niki Palli  Moldova  Israel 2005
Dustin Emrani  United States  Israel 2009
Jillian Schwartz  United States  Israel 2010
Takhir Mamashayev  Belarus  Kazakhstan 2001
Mohammed Suleiman  Somalia  Qatar
Sultan Khamis Zaman  Burundi  Qatar
Abdullah Ahmad Hassan  Kenya  Qatar
Saif Saeed Shaheen  Kenya  Qatar 2003
James Kwalia  Kenya  Qatar 2004
Nicholas Kemboi  Kenya  Qatar 2005
Daham Najim Bashir  Kenya  Qatar
Gamal Belal Salem  Kenya  Qatar
Essa Ismail Rasheed  Kenya  Qatar
Majed Saeed Sultan  Kenya  Qatar
Salem Amer Al-Badri  Kenya  Qatar
Thamer Kamel Ali  Kenya  Qatar
Felix Kibore  Kenya  Qatar 2007
Rashid K. Jamal  Ethiopia  Qatar
Mubarak Hassan Shami  Kenya  Qatar
Edrees Kamal Eisa  Ethiopia  Qatar
Faisal Bader Shebto  Kenya  Qatar
Moustafa Ahmed Shebto  Uganda  Qatar 2004
Samuel Francis  Nigeria  Qatar 2007
Charles Bett Koech  Kenya  Qatar 2007
Femi Ogunode  Nigeria  Qatar 2010
Du Xianhui  China  Singapore 2003
Zhang Guirong  China  Singapore 2003
Juttaporn Krasaeyan  China  Thailand
Saeed Besweidan  Yemen  United Arab Emirates 2000
Alia Saeed Mohammed  Ethiopia  United Arab Emirates 2010
Marian Adullah Mubarak  Ethiopia  United Arab Emirates 2010
Andrey Abduvaliyev  Tajikistan  Uzbekistan 1997
Erkinjon Isakov  Russia  Uzbekistan 1999
Mariya Sokova  Russia  Uzbekistan

To countries in Europe[edit]

Name of athlete From nation To nation Year
Ljudmila Ninova-Rudoll  Bulgaria  Austria
Mark McKoy  Canada  Austria 1994
Valentina Fedjuschina  Ukraine  Austria 1999
Serhiy Osovych  Ukraine  Austria 2003
Nora Edletzberger  Turkey  Austria 2008
Andrey Makarov  Russia  Belarus 1998
Aleksandr Furso  Russia  Belarus 1999
Takhir Mamashayev  Uzbekistan  Belarus 2001
Sergey Litvinov  Russia  Belarus 2004
Mohammed Mourhit  Morocco  Belgium 1997
Yelena Golesheva-Scheers  Russia  Belgium 1998
Stefanija Statkuviené  Lithuania  Belgium 1998
Olivier Sekanyambo  Democratic Republic of the Congo  Belgium 1999
Élodie Ouédraogo  Burkina Faso  Belgium 2000
Hassan Mourhit  Morocco  Belgium 2003
Irina Sustelo  Portugal  Belgium 2005
Atelaw Yeshetela Bekele  Ethiopia  Belgium 2008
Svetlana Bolshakova  Russia  Belgium 2008
Mira Preradovic  Yugoslavia  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2002
Borivoje Stanic  Serbia and Montenegro  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2003
Mirjana Kalajdzic  Serbia and Montenegro  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2003
Predrag Momirović  Serbia and Montenegro  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2004
Tanja Glicic  Serbia and Montenegro  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2006
Maja Jancic  Serbia and Montenegro  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2006
Milan Radulovic  Serbia and Montenegro  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2006
Lucia Kimani  Kenya  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2007
András Haklits  Hungary  Croatia 1998
Roland Varga  Hungary  Croatia 2008
Marianna Zachariadi  Greece  Cyprus 2008
Róbert Štefko  Slovakia  Czech Republic 2004
Josef Karas  Canada  Czech Republic 2005
Robert Kiplagat Andersen  Kenya  Denmark
Wilson Kipketer  Kenya  Denmark
Larisa Netšeporuk  Ukraine  Estonia
Eduard Hämäläinen  Belarus  Finland
Natalia Kilpeläinen  Russia  Finland
Wilson Kirwa  Kenya  Finland 1998
Francis Kirwa  Kenya  Finland 2005
Frantz Kruger  South Africa  Finland 2007
Abdelkader Bakhtache  Algeria  France 2006
Eunice Barber  Sierra Leone  France 1999
Abdellah Béhar  Morocco  France
Saïd Berioui  Morocco  France 2009
Abdessemad Bouhattach  Morocco  France 2003
Mickaël Conjungo  Central African Republic  France
Ahmed Douhou  Ivory Coast  France 2002
Lueyi Dovy  Gabon  France 2002
Sylvie Mballa Éloundou  Cameroon  France 2002
Hanan Farhoun  Morocco  France 2006
Fanjantenaina Félix  Madagascar  France 2009
Bouchra Ghezielle  Morocco  France 2005
Hind Dehiba  Morocco  France 2004
Latifa Essarokh  Morocco  France 1996
Rachid Ghanmouni  Morocco  France 2010
Fatima Hajjami  Morocco  France
Abderrahim El Haouzy  Morocco  France
Numidia Kafri  Algeria  France
Heni Kechi  Tunisia  France 2004
Fatiha Klilech-Fauvel  Morocco  France 2003
Sylwia Korzeniowska  Poland  France 2010
El Hassan Lahssini  Morocco  France 2001
Irba Lakhal  Morocco  France 2002
Driss Maazouzi  Morocco  France 2000
Rakiya Maraoui-Quetier  Morocco  France 1998
Margaret Maury  Kenya  France 2002
Françoise Mbango Etone  Cameroon  France 2010
Rodica Daniela Moroianu  Romania  France
Simon Munyutu  Kenya  France 2006
Antoinette Nana Djimou Ida  Cameroon  France
Emmanuel Ngom Priso  Cameroon  France 2009
Issa-Aimé Nthépé  Cameroon  France 1999
Térésa Nzola Meso  Angola  France 2003
Nicole Ramalalanirina  Madagascar  France 1998
Ferenc Salbert  Hungary  France
Mohamed Serbouti  Morocco  France
Ismaïl Sghyr  Morocco  France 2002
Yvon Sialo-Ngboda  Central African Republic  France 2007
Melanie Skotnik  Germany  France 2005
Brahim Lahlafi  Morocco  France 2006
Jérôme Romain  Dominica  France 1999
Nouredine Smain  Algeria  France 2005
James Theuri  Kenya  France 2006
Cheikh Tidiane Touré  Senegal  France 2000
Dauphin Tumatai  French Polynesia  France 2007
Ibrahima Wade  Senegal  France 2000
Larbi Zeroual  Morocco  France 1999
Halina Górecka  Poland  West Germany 1965
Jürgen May  East Germany  West Germany 1967
Andrzej Badeński  Poland  West Germany 1974
Józef Szmidt  Poland  West Germany 1975
Wladyslaw Kozakiewicz  Poland  West Germany 1984
Wolfgang Schmidt  East Germany  West Germany 1987
Nischan Daimer  Armenia  Germany
Andrei Tivontchik  Belarus  Germany 1994
Alina Astafei  Romania  Germany 1995
Nastja Ryjikh  Russia  Germany 1995
Luminita Zaituc  Romania  Germany 1996
Irina Mikitenko  Kazakhstan  Germany 1998
Nkechi Madubuko  Nigeria  Germany
Florence Ekpo-Umoh  Nigeria  Germany 2000
Alexsey Bogdasin  Kazakhstan  Germany 2006
Sergey Lytvynov Jr.  Belarus  Germany 2007
Zola Budd  South Africa  Great Britain
 South Africa
1984
1992
Fred Salle  Cameroon  Great Britain 1992
Dagne Birhan  Ethiopia  Great Britain 1998
Bobby Farren  Ireland  Great Britain 1998
Kathy Butler  Canada  Great Britain 2000
James McIlroy  Ireland  Great Britain 2000
Irie Hill  Germany  Great Britain 2000
Kassa Tadesse  Ethiopia  Great Britain 2001
Samson Oni  Nigeria  Great Britain 2003
Malachi Davis  United States  Great Britain 2004
Nathalie Harvey  Australia  Great Britain 2004
Simon Shirley  Australia  Great Britain
Nicholas Stuart  Canada  Great Britain 2005
Gerenshi Tamirat  Ethiopia  Great Britain 2005
Germaine Mason  Jamaica  Great Britain 2006
Thomas Abyu  Ethiopia  Great Britain 2006
Taneisha Robinson-Scanlon  Ireland  Great Britain 2006
Michael Bingham  United States  Great Britain 2008
Roald Bradstock  United States  Great Britain 2009
Tiffany Ofili  United States  Great Britain 2010
Shara Proctor  Anguilla  Great Britain 2010
Shana Cox  United States  Great Britain 2011
Julian Reid  Jamaica  Great Britain 2011
Yamile Aldama  Cuba  Sudan
 United Kingdom
2004
2011
Alexandros Terzian  Argentina  Greece
Mirela Manjani  Albania  Greece 1997
Simona Staicu  Romania  Hungary 2000
Éva Miklós  Romania  Hungary 2003
Attila Farkas  Israel  Hungary 2004
Tommy Kafri  Israel  Hungary 2007
Jeff Cassin  Canada  Ireland 1998
Dermot Donnelly  Great Britain  Ireland 1998
Sean Wade  New Zealand  Ireland 1999
Adrienne McIvor  Australia  Ireland 2000
Stephan Hayward  Great Britain  Ireland 2001
Alistair Cragg  South Africa  Ireland 2002
Alkin Westley  Canada  Ireland 2003
Jolene Elizabeth Byrne  United States  Ireland 2004
Jerome Krahenbuhl   Switzerland  Ireland 2004
Samuel Okantey  Ghana  Ireland 2002
Brendan Reilly  Great Britain  Ireland 1999
Sarah Reilly  Great Britain  Ireland 2000
Brian Doyle  Great Britain  Ireland 2006
Mark Crowley  Great Britain  Ireland 2008
Kevin Brown  Great Britain  Ireland 2008
Zoë Brown  Great Britain  Ireland 2008
Stephen Murphy  Great Britain  Ireland 2010
Ben Reynolds  Great Britain  Ireland 2012
Fiona May  Great Britain  Italy 1994
Rachid Berradi  Morocco  Italy
Migidio Bourifa  Morocco  Italy
Fatna Maraoui  Morocco  Italy
Mostafa Errebbah  Morocco  Italy 2001
Magdelin Martinez  Cuba  Italy 2001
Libania Grenot  Cuba  Italy 2008
Fabe Dia  Italy  Italy 2009
Judit Varga  Hungary  Italy 2011
Gregory Bianchi   Switzerland  Italy 2011
Daniel Abenzoar-Foule  France  Luxembourg 2001
Mirjam Hess   Switzerland  Luxembourg 2006
Stojan Manolev  Bulgaria  Macedonia 1998
Ilijan Manolev  Bulgaria  Macedonia 1998
Tanya Blake  Great Britain  Malta 2002
Troy Douglas  Bermuda  Netherlands 1998
Sharon Jaklofsky  Australia  Netherlands
Tekeye Gebreselassie  Ethiopia  Netherlands 1998
Miguel Janssen  Aruba  Netherlands 1998
Nadezhda Wijenberg  Russia  Netherlands 1999
Caimin Douglas  Netherlands Antilles  Netherlands 2002
Brian Mariano  Netherlands Antilles  Netherlands 2011
Churandy Martina  Netherlands Antilles  Netherlands 2011
Lornah Kiplagat  Kenya  Netherlands 2003
Saskia Triesschijn  Germany  Netherlands 2007
Troy Douglas  Dominican Republic  Netherlands 2008
Fernando Ramírez  Dominican Republic  Norway
Aham Okeke  Nigeria  Norway
Katarina Sederholm  Finland  Norway 1998
Jaysuma Saidy Ndure  Gambia  Norway 2007
Yared Shegumo  Ethiopia  Poland 2004
Christophe Fernandes  France  Portugal 2003
Nelson Évora  Cape Verde  Portugal 2002
Naide Gomes  São Tomé and Príncipe  Portugal 2002
Francis Obikwelu  Nigeria  Portugal 2002
Yazaldes Nascimento  São Tomé and Príncipe  Portugal 2007
Roman Guliy  Ukraine  Portugal 2009
Sergiu Ursu  Moldova  Romania 2003
Natalya Tsyganova  Ukraine  Russia 1994
Tatyana Shikolenko  Belarus  Russia 1996
Lev Lobodin  Ukraine  Russia 1996
Lyudmila Dzigalova  Ukraine  Russia 1998
Andriy Nemchaninov  Ukraine  Russia 1998
Valentin Kulbatskiy  Ukraine  Russia 1998
Boris Kaveshnikov  Uzbekistan  Russia 2000
Vladimir Malyavin  Turkmenistan  Russia
Oksana Yarygina  Uzbekistan  Russia
Tatyana Polnova  Turkey  Russia 2002
Anton Savkin  Uzbekistan  Russia 2000
Vitaliy Sidorov  Ukraine  Russia 2000
Aleksey Kurdenko  Belarus  Russia 2001
Viktor Chistiakov  Australia  Russia 2007
Igor Alekseyev  Belarus  Russia 2008
Olga Chernogorova  Belarus  Russia 2008
Rashida Khayrudinova  Uzbekistan  Russia 2008
Ivan Lukyanov  Moldova  Russia 2014
Galina Cistjaková  Russia  Slovakia
Dmitrij Valukevic  Belarus  Slovakia 2005
Britta Bilač  Germany  Slovenia 1992
Uros Zver  Netherlands  Slovenia 1998
Merlene Ottey  Jamaica  Slovenia 2002
Fabio Ruzzier  Italy  Slovenia 2002
Milos Sakic  Yugoslavia  Slovenia 2002
Marija Martinovic-Šestak  Serbia and Montenegro  Slovenia 2006
Yousef El Nasri  Morocco  Spain
Sandra Myers  United States  Spain 1987
Marlene Estévez  Cuba  Spain 1998
Griselda González  Argentina  Spain 1998
Cora Olivero  Argentina  Spain 1998
Niurka Montalvo  Cuba  Spain 1999
Virginia Martínez  Cuba  Spain 1999
Norfalia Carabali  Colombia  Spain 2000
Alice Matejková  Czech Republic  Spain 2000
Roberto Moya  Cuba  Spain 2001
Glory Alozie  Nigeria  Spain 2002
Aliuska López  Cuba  Spain 2003
Yesenia Centeno  Cuba  Spain 2003
Joan Lino Martínez  Cuba  Spain 2004
Olga Koungorova  Russia  Spain 2005
Juliet Itoya  Nigeria  Spain
Ruth Ndoumbe  Nigeria  Spain
Mohamed Elbendir  Mauritania  Spain 2006
Jackson Quiñónez  Ecuador  Spain 2006
Ayad Lamdassem  Morocco  Spain 2007
Luis Méliz  Cuba  Spain 2008
Frank Casañas  Cuba  Spain 2008
Alemayehu Bezabeh  Ethiopia  Spain 2008
Digna Luz Murillo  Colombia  Spain 2010
Ludmila Engquist  Russia  Sweden 1996
Alhaji Jeng  Gambia  Sweden 1999
Mustafa Mohamed  Somalia  Sweden
Alfred Shemweta  Tanzania  Sweden 1998
Nil de Oliveira  Brazil  Sweden 2010
Abeba Aregawi  Ethiopia  Sweden 2013
Julie Baumann  Canada   Switzerland 1991
Nelly Sébastien  France   Switzerland 1998
Chantal Dallenbach  France   Switzerland 2000
Alexander Martinez  Cuba   Switzerland 2006
Ali Hakimi  Tunisia   Switzerland 2007/2010
Metin Durmuşoğlu  Bulgaria  Turkey 1998[3]
Tuna Köstem  Russia  Turkey 1998[3]
Oksana Andrusina-Mert  Russia  Turkey 1998[3]
Sibel Özyurt  Ethiopia  Turkey 1998[3]
Nuray Tizita Sürekli  Ethiopia  Turkey 1998[3]
Metin Sazak  Turkmenistan  Turkey 1998[3]
Nora Ivanova-Güner  Bulgaria  Turkey 1999
Svetla Mitkova-Sinirtas  Bulgaria  Turkey 1999
Elvan Abeylegesse  Ethiopia  Turkey 1999[3]
Anzhela Atroshchenko  Belarus  Turkey 1999
Ebru Kavaklıoğlu  Russia  Turkey 1999
Mirela Dulgheru-Renda  Romania  Turkey 1999
Aysen Barak  Russia  Turkey 2000
Svetlana Kanatova Kandemir  Russia  Turkey 2004
Selim Bayrak  Ethiopia  Turkey 2008
Sultan Haydar  Ethiopia  Turkey 2008
Melis Karin Mey  South Africa  Turkey 2008
Alemitu Bekele  Ethiopia  Turkey 2009
İlham Tanui Özbilen  Kenya  Turkey 2011
Ramil Guliyev  Azerbaijan  Turkey 2013[4]
Tarık Langat Akdağ  Kenya  Turkey 2013[4]
Ali Kaya  Kenya  Turkey 2013[5]
İrfan Yıldırım  Ukraine  Turkey 2013[5]
Şeref Osmanoğlu  Ukraine  Turkey 2013

To countries in Oceania[edit]

Name of athlete From nation To nation Year
Youcef Abdi  Algeria  Australia 2000
Zid Abou Hamed  Syria  Australia
Sisay Bezabeh  Ethiopia  Australia 2000
Viktor Chistiakov  Russia  Australia 1999
Daniela Costian  Romania  Australia 1990
Ambrose Ezenwa  Nigeria  Australia 2006
Tatiana Grigorieva  Russia  Australia 1998
Hans Lotz  Germany  Australia
Dmitri Markov  Belarus  Australia 1999
Mizan Mehari  Ethiopia  Australia 1999
Peter O'Donoghue  New Zealand  Australia
Sara Salmon  Germany  Australia 2007
Silvana Trampuz  Italy  Australia
Gemechu Woyecha  Qatar  Australia
Augustine Nketia  Ghana  New Zealand
Denis Petushinskiy  Russia  New Zealand 1998
Biljana Petrovich  Yugoslavia  New Zealand 1998
Emanuele Fuamatu  Australia  Samoa 2009

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