Tarık Langat Akdağ
|Birth name||Patrick Kipkirui Langat|
June 16, 1988 |
|Height||176 cm (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||60 kg (130 lb)|
|Coached by||Carol Santa|
|Achievements and titles|
Tarık Langat Akdağ (born Patrick Kipkirui Langat on June 16, 1988 in Nandi, Kenya) is a Turkish long distance runner of Kenyan origin competing in the 3000 m and 5000 m events. The 176 cm (5 ft 9 in) tall athlete at 60 kg (130 lb) is a member of Enkaspor, where he is coached by Carol Santa.
He is qualified to participate in the 3000 m steeplechase event at the 2012 Summer Olympics. At the 2013 Mediterranean Games held in Mersin, Turkey, he won the silver medal in the 3000 m steeplechase event. He became gold medalist in the 3000 m steeplechase event at the 2013 Islamic Solidarity Games held in Palembang, Indonesia.
|2012||21st European Championships||Helsinki, Finland||2nd||8:35.24|
|2013||4th European Team Championships||Gateshead, Great Britain||1st||8:36.25|
|17th Mediterranean Games||Mersin, Turkey||2nd||8:20.08|
|3rd Islamic Solidarity Games||Palembang, Indonesia||1st||8:28.79|
- "Tarık Langart Akdag". All Athletics. Retrieved 2012-05-25.
- "Sporcular/Atletizm-Tarık Langat Akdağ" (in Turkish). Gençlik ve Spor Bakanlığı-Türk Sporcular 2012 Londra Olimpiyatlarında. Retrieved 2012-05-25. Cite error: Invalid
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- "Londrada bir ilk yaşanacak". Hürriyet (in Turkish). 2012-05-16. Retrieved 2012-05-25.
- "Athletics-Results". The 3rd Islamic Solidarity Games. Retrieved 2013-10-03.
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