August 13, 1971 |
|Height||149 cm (4 ft 11 in)|
Tomoe Abe (Japanese: 安部友恵, Abe Tomoe; born 13 August 1971 in Kitsuki, Ōita) is a retired Japanese ultramarathon and marathon runner who won the bronze medal in the marathon at the 1993 World Championships with a time of 2:31:01. Her personal best time is 2:26:09, achieved when she won the 1994 Osaka Ladies' Marathon.
She is the female world record holder in the ultramarathon of 100 kilometres with a time of 6:33:11, which was set on June 25, 2000 at the Lake Saroma Ultramarathon, an official IAAF(International Association of Athletics Federations) race held annually in Hokkaido, Japan.
|1990||World Junior Championships||Plovdiv, Bulgaria||11th||10,000m||35:23.47|
|1993||World Championships||Stuttgart, Germany||3rd||Marathon||2:31:01|
|1994||Osaka Ladies Marathon||Osaka, Japan||1st||Marathon||2:26:09|
|1996||Hokkaido Marathon||Sapporo, Japan||1st||Marathon||2:31:21|
|1997||World Championships||Athens, Greece||29th||Marathon||2:45:19|
|2000||Osaka Ladies Marathon||Osaka, Japan||6th||Marathon||2:28:01|
|2001||Nagoya Marathon||Nagoya, Japan||5th||Marathon||2:27:01|
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