Monika Drybulska

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Monika Drybulska
Personal information
Full name Monika Mariola Drybulska
Nationality  Poland
Born (1980-05-15) 15 May 1980 (age 34)
Wągrowiec, Poland
Height 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Weight 45 kg (99 lb)
Sport
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Marathon
Club WKS Grunwald Poznań
Coached by Gregorz Gajdus
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) Half-marathon: 1:13:34 (2002)
Marathon: 2:29:57 (2003)

Monika Mariola Drybulska (born May 15, 1980 in Wągrowiec) is a Polish marathon runner.[1] She set her personal best time of 2:29:57 at the 2003 Berlin Marathon.[2] Drybulska also competed in the women's marathon at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, but did not finish the race.

At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Drybulska made her second appearance in the women's marathon, along with her compatriot Dorota Gruca. Unlike her previous Olympics, Drybulska successfully finished the race in twenty-fourth place by one second behind world-record holder Paula Radcliffe of Great Britain, with her seasonal best time of 2:32:39.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Monika Drybulska". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 December 2012. 
  2. ^ Nakamura, Ken (11 March 2005). "One woman show by Shibui? – Nagoya Women's Marathon Preview". IAAF. Retrieved 27 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Women's Marathon". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 27 December 2012. 

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