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Name  Elana Meyer
Role  Olympic athlete

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Spouse  Jacques Janse van Rensburg
Olympic medals  Athletics at the 1992 Summer Olympics – Women's 10,000 metres
Similar People  Derartu Tulu, Lynn Jennings, Zola Budd, Fatuma Roba, Tirunesh Dibaba

Education  Stellenbosch University

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Elana Meyer (born 10 October 1966, in Albertinia) is a former long-distance runner from South Africa, who won the silver medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics in the 10,000 metres event.

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Meyer set the 15 kilometres road running African record of 46:57 minutes in November 1991 in Cape Town. The record was equalled by Mestawet Tufa in 2008. The record was beaten by Tirunesh Dibaba in 2009, who posted a new world record of 46.28 minutes.

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Meyer also held the half marathon African record (1:06:44 hours), set in January 1999 in Tokyo. The record was broken by Mary Keitany of Kenya at the 2009 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships by running the distance in 1:06:36 hours.

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She was the gold medallist at the 1994 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships and set world records in that event in 1991, 1997, 1998, and 1999. She also had several good placings in top level marathon races.

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