Harman Patil

Ethiopia at the 2008 Summer Olympics

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IOC code  ETH
Competitors  27 in 1 sport
Website  www.ethiolympic.org
Ethiopia at the 2008 Summer Olympics
NOC  Ethiopian Olympic Committee
Flag bearer  Miruts Yifter (opening) Kenenisa Bekele (closing)
Medals Ranked 18th  Gold Silver Bronze Total 4 1 2 7

Ethiopia competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics held in Beijing, People's Republic of China from August 8 to August 24, 2008.

10,000 m runner Tirunesh Dibaba ran the second fastest 10,000 metres of all time, setting an Olympic record of 29 minutes, 54.66 seconds.


The Ethiopian track and field team was announced on July 13, 2008.

  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
  • Men


    Ethiopia at the 2008 Summer Olympics Wikipedia

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