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Al Mustafa Riyadh (Arabic: رياض المصطفى‎; born August 5, 1975) is a Bahraini marathon runner of Moroccan origin.[1] Riyadh represented Bahrain at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he competed for the men's marathon, along with his compatriots Abdulhak Zakaria, and Nasar Sakar Saeed. Unfortunately, he was unable to finish the entire race for the second time since he did the same fate at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens.[2]

Al Mustafa Riyadh
Personal information
Nationality Bahrain
Born (1975-08-15) 15 August 1975 (age 44)
Morocco
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight64 kg (141 lb)
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)Marathon
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)Marathon: 2:11:41

Riyadh also achieved his personal best time of 2:11:41, by winning the bronze medal at the 2008 Düsseldorf Marathon.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Al Mustafa Riyadh". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 8 December 2012.
  2. ^ "Men's Marathon". NBC Olympics. Archived from the original on 16 August 2012. Retrieved 8 December 2012. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. ^ "Yator and Kraus battle the heat to take the Düsseldorf Marathon – German News Round-up". IAAF. 5 May 2008. Retrieved 8 December 2012.

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