Edgar de Oliveira

Edgar Martins de Oliveira (born 11 November 1967 in Ibititá[1]) is a retired Brazilian middle-distance runner who specialised in the 1500 metres.[2] He represented his country at the 1992 Summer Olympics and the 1996 Summer Olympics as well as three consecutive World Championships, starting in 1991.

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Brazil
1989 South American Championships Medellín, Colombia 3rd 800 m 1:49.51
1st 1500 m 3:47.7
World Cup Barcelona, Spain 8th 1500 m 3:41.59[3]
1990 Ibero-American Championships Manaus, Brazil 4th 800m 1:47.93
5th 1500m 3:44.17
1991 South American Championships Manaus, Brazil 1st 1500 m 3:42.41
World Championships Tokyo, Japan 30th (h) 1500 m 3:45.59
1992 Ibero-American Championships Seville, Spain 3rd 800 m 1:48.38
3rd 1500 m 3:43.26
World Cup Havana, Cuba 6th 1500 m 3:45.97[3]
1993 World Indoor Championships Toronto, Canada 11th (h) 1500 m 3:44.32
World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 23rd (h) 1500 m 3:41.88
1995 Pan American Games Mar del Plata, Argentina 5th 1500 m 3:43.98
South American Championships Manaus, Brazil 1st 1500 m 3:38.81
World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 17th (h) 1500 m 3:41.74
1996 Ibero-American Championships Medellín, Colombia 1st 1500 m 3:43.00
Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 25th (h) 1500 m 3:40.70
1997 World Indoor Championships Paris, France 21st (h) 1500 m 3:51.41
South American Championships Mar del Plata, Argentina 1st 1500 m 3:47.76
2001 South American Championships Manaus, Brazil 2nd 1500 m 3:43.56

Personal bestsEdit

Outdoor Track

Road Race

  • 10km - 29:03 (Chula Vista 1998)

Indoor Track

ReferencesEdit