Mahjoub Haïda

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Mahjoub Haïda
Medal record
Men's athletics
World Indoor Championships
Silver medal – second place 1997 Paris 800 m

Mahjoub Haïda (born 1 July 1970) is a retired Moroccan middle distance runner who specialized in the 800 metres.

Biography[edit]

He finished fifth at the 1995 World Indoor Championships, third at the 1995 IAAF Grand Prix Final and won the silver medal at the 1997 World Indoor Championships.[1] He also competed at the 1992 Olympic Games,[2] the 1993 World Championships, the 1995 World Championships, the 1999 World Championships and the 2000 Olympic Games without reaching the final.[1] On the regional level he won the bronze medal at the 1992 African Championships,[3] the gold medal at the 1993 Mediterranean Games,[4] and the gold medal at the 1994 Jeux de la Francophonie.[4]

His personal best times were 1:43.50 minutes in the 800 metres, achieved in July 1998 in Rome; and 2:14.69 minutes in the 1000 metres, achieved in July 1995 in Nice. He was the world's best performer in the 1000 metres in both 1995 and 1998,[1] and his 1000 metres time is also the current Moroccan record.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Morocco
1994 Jeux de la Francophonie Paris, France 1st 800 m 1:50.48

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Mahjoub Haïda profile at IAAF
  2. ^ "El-Mahjoub Haïda". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 5 March 2010. 
  3. ^ "African Championships". GBR Athletics. Athletics Weekly. Retrieved 5 March 2010. 
  4. ^ a b "Mediterranean Games". GBR Athletics. Athletics Weekly. Retrieved 5 March 2010.  Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "franc" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).

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