Tena Negere

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Tena Negere (born October 5, 1972) is a retired long-distance runner from Ethiopia, who won the gold medal in the men's marathon at the 1991 All-Africa Games in Cairo, Egypt. He also triumphed in the 1992 edition of the Fukuoka Marathon, clocking 2:09:04 on December 6, 1992. The next year he finished in 34th place (2:29:46) at the 1993 World Championships. He also competed in the men's marathon at the 1992 Summer Olympics.[1]


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Ethiopia
1992 Fukuoka Marathon Fukuoka, Japan 1st Marathon 2:09:04
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 34th Marathon 2:29:46
1994 Venice Marathon Venice, Italy 1st Marathon 2:10:50
1995 World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden Marathon DNF


  1. ^ "Tena Negere Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 21 May 2017. 

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