Conceição Ferreira

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Maria Conceição da Costa Ferreira (born 13 March 1962 in Aveleda) is a retired Portuguese long-distance runner.

She won the 1993 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, and finished sixth in 10,000 metres at the 1993 World Championships.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Portugal
1984 Olympic Games Los Angeles, United States 39th Marathon 2:50:58
1986 Goodwill Games Moscow, Soviet Union 13th 5000 m 15:54.01
European Championships Stuttgart, West Germany 26th 10,000 m 33:38.23
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 20th Marathon 2:34:23
1990 Pittsburgh Marathon Pittsburgh, United States 1st Marathon 2:30:34
European Championships Split, SFR Yugoslavia Marathon DNF
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 11th 10,000 m 32:29.12
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 6th 10,000 m 31:30.60
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 2nd 10,000 m 31:32.82