Tirunesh Dibaba

Tirunesh Dibaba

Name Tirunesh Dibaba
Profession Runner
Date of Birth 1985-10-01
Place of Birth Bekoji,
Ethiopia
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Libra

About Tirunesh Dibaba

Ethiopian runner and three-time Olympic gold medalist. She also won two bronze medals, one in 2004 and one in 2012.

Early Life Experience of Tirunesh Dibaba

She competed in her first International track event during the 2001 IAAF World Cross Country Championships.

Trivia Info

She won two gold medals for the 10,000 metre and 5,000 metre runs at the 2008 Olympics.

Family Life and Relationship

Her sister Ejegayehu Dibaba won a silver medal at the 2004 Olympics. She married fellow runner Sileshi Sihine in 2008.

Close Associates

She competed in the 2008 Olympics where swimmer Michael Phelps won 8 gold medals.

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