IAAF World Cross Country Championships
12.0km CC Men
Marrakech Menara district Date: Sunday, March 22, 1998

Place Mark Name Born Age Country
1 34:01 Paul Tergat (1969.06.17) 28.278 KEN
2 34:06 Paul Koech (1969.06.26) 28.269 KEN
3 34:28 Assefa Mezegebu (1978.06.19) 19.276 ETH
4 34:37 Tom Nyariki (1971.09.27) 26.176 KEN
5 34:38 Wilson Boit Kipketer (1973.10.06) 24.167 KEN
6 34:41 Christopher Kelong (1976.12.10) 21.102 KEN
7 34:41 Ismael Kirui (1975.02.20) 23.030 KEN
8 34:44 Mohammed Mourhit (1970.10.10) 27.163 BEL
9 34:46 Domingos Castro (1963.11.22) 34.120 POR
10 34:50 Fabián Roncero (1970.10.19) 27.154 ESP
11 34:54 Elarbi Khattabi (1967.05.16) 30.310 MAR
12 34:59 Paulo Guerra (1970.08.21) 27.213 POR
13 35:08 Habte Jifar (1976.01.29) 22.052 ETH
14 35:11 Lahcen Benyoussef (1972. . ) 25/26y MAR
15 35:15 Wilbroad Axweso (1974. . ) 23/24y TAN
16 35:18 Bob Kennedy (1970.08.18) 27.216 USA
17 35:20 Brahim Lahlafi (1968.04.15) 29.341 MAR
18 35:21 Khaled Boulami (1969.08.07) 28.227 MAR
19 35:23 Patrick Ndayisenga (1971.10.28) 26.145 BDI
20 35:24 Tesfaye Tola (1974.10.19) 23.154 ETH
21 35:29 Ayele Mezegebu (1973.01.06) 25.075 ETH
22 35:33 Shaun Creighton (1967.05.14) 30.312 AUS
23 35:34 Bruno Toledo (1973.11.23) 24.119 ESP
24 35:35 Abraham Assefa (1972.12.09) 25.103 ETH
25 35:36 Eduardo Henriques (1968.03.24) 29.363 POR
26 35:37 Benedict Ako (1968.08.05) 29.229 TAN
27 35:39 Adam Goucher (1975.02.18) 23.032 USA
28 35:40 José Regalo (1963.11.22) 34.120 POR
29 35:43 José Manuel García (1966.01.24) 32.057 ESP
30 35:47 Hideaki Haraguchi (1976.04.02) 21.354 JPN
31 35:54 Reinholdt Iita (1975.01.07) 23.074 NAM
32 35:57 Alejandro Gómez (1967.04.11) 30.345 ESP
33 35:58 Toshinari Takaoka (1970.09.24) 27.179 JPN
34 36:00 Kamiel Maase (1971.01.20) 27.061 NED
35 36:04 Tarek Zoghmar (1973.06.26) 24.269 ALG
36 36:06 Hendrick Ramaala (1972.02.02) 26.048 RSA
37 36:14 Rachid Berradi (1975.08.29) 22.205 ITA
38 36:19 Glynn Tromans (1969.03.17) 29.005 GBR
39 36:19 Alberto Maravilha (1965.12.27) 32.085 POR
40 36:20 Cormac Finnerty (1970.01.14) 28.067 IRL
41 36:23 Tadeo Nada (1976. . ) 21/22y TAN
42 36:23 Francesco Bennici (1971.10.03) 26.170 ITA
43 36:24 Sérgio da Silva (1967.11.29) 30.113 BRA
44 36:25 Keith Cullen (1972.06.13) 25.282 GBR
45 36:26 Seamus Power (1970.11.28) 27.114 IRL
46 36:26 Réda Benzine (1971.04.19) 26.337 ALG
47 36:27 Enoch Skosana (1974.02.20) 24.030 RSA
48 36:28 Samir Moussaoui (1975.05.15) 22.311 ALG
49 36:31 Kabo Gabaseme (1973.03.03) 25.019 BOT
50 36:32 Driss El Himer (1974.04.04) 23.352 FRA
51 36:32 Kudakwashe Shoko (1975.08.13) 22.221 ZIM
52 36:35 Carlos Peńa (1967.06.03) 30.292 MEX
53 36:35 Abdelilah El Manaia (1970. . ) 27/28y MAR
54 36:36 Simone Zanon (1975.05.30) 22.296 ITA
55 36:37 Elijah Mutandiro (1975.07.29) 22.236 ZIM
56 36:38 Jacinto Navarrete (1962.08.01) 35.233 COL
57 36:38 Krzysztof Baldyga (1972.01.12) 26.069 POL
58 36:39 Abdellah Béhar (1963.07.05) 34.260 FRA
59 36:41 Andrew Pearson (1971.09.14) 26.189 GBR
60 36:46 Lee Troop (1973.03.22) 25.000 AUS
61 36:47 Godfrey Koki (1972. . ) 25/26y ZIM
62 36:48 Tim Hacker (1962.12.27) 35.085 USA
63 36:49 Julio Rey (1972.01.13) 26.068 ESP
64 36:49 Azzedine Sakhri (1968.01.22) 30.059 ALG
65 36:50 Tomohiro Seto (1976.10.19) 21.154 JPN
66 36:52 Alejandro Cuahtepizi (1973.11.17) 24.125 MEX
67 36:55 Diego Colorado (1973.08.31) 24.203 COL
68 36:58 Chris Weber (1966.09.22) 31.181 CAN
69 37:00 Dragoslav Prpa (1972.05.21) 25.305 YUG
70 37:00 Daniel Ferreira (1967.02.02) 31.048 BRA
71 37:01 Michele Gamba (1972.10.02) 25.171 ITA
72 37:02 Billy Ntlogelang (1978.04.24) 19.332 BOT
73 37:03 Janko Bensa (1977.06.28) 20.267 YUG
74 37:04 Faustin Saktay (1972.11.10) 25.132 TAN
75 37:06 John Nuttall (1967.01.11) 31.070 GBR
76 37:07 Hendrick Khumalo (1974.06.21) 23.274 RSA
77 37:09 Viktor Röthlin (1974.10.14) 23.159 SUI
78 37:13 Mohamed Driouche (1970.01.27) 28.054 ALG
79 37:16 Lahbib Hanini (1973.09.24) 24.179 FRA
80 37:18 Martin Lauret (1971.10.27) 26.146 NED
81 37:19 Elias Bastos (1974.09.27) 23.176 BRA
82 37:20 Ville Hautala (1968.11.19) 29.123 FIN
83 37:21 Ahmed Abd El Mangoud (1970.12.12) 27.100 EGY
84 37:24 Dmitriy Maksimov (1977.05.06) 20.320 RUS
85 37:25 Pavel Loskutov (1969.12.02) 28.110 EST
86 37:25 Santtu Mäkinen (1970.11.29) 27.113 FIN
87 37:26 Chris Robison (1961.03.19) 37.003 GBR
88 37:26 Gabriele De Nard (1974.11.03) 23.139 ITA
89 37:30 Peter Julian (1971.05.11) 26.315 USA
90 37:35 Julian Dwyer (1973.12.09) 24.103 AUS
91 37:35 Mamo Kejela (1977. . ) 20/21y ETH
92 37:39 Ayman Mahmoud (1961.10.21) 36.152 EGY
93 37:42 Mikaël Thomas (1971.03.23) 26.364 FRA
94 37:44 David Evans (1969.12.21) 28.091 AUS
95 37:46 Seiji Kushibe (1971.11.11) 26.131 JPN
96 37:47 René Godlieb (1966.12.01) 31.111 NED
97 37:48 Ali El-Zaidi (1974.01.13) 24.068 LBA
98 37:49 Semyon Zhustin (1974.11.22) 23.120 RUS
99 37:50 Jussi Utriainen (1978.11.28) 19.114 FIN
100 37:53 Eric Quiros (1973.07.18) 24.247 CRC
101 37:54 Toomas Tarm (1968.12.31) 29.081 EST
102 37:58 Imre Berkovics (1966.08.17) 31.217 HUN
103 38:01 Jose Duarte (1967.12.08) 30.104 MEX
104 38:02 Cian McLoughlin (1974.11.06) 23.136 IRL
105 38:03 Marcel Versteeg (1965.08.20) 32.214 NED
106 38:04 Colin de Burca (1971. . ) 26/27y IRL
107 38:10 Joseph Tjitunga (1971.07.21) 26.244 NAM
108 38:14 Kim Gillard (1970.08.18) 27.216 AUS
109 38:14 Juan Jaranillo (1971.05.27) 26.299 COL
110 38:16 Martín Pitayo (1960.01.10) 38.071 MEX
111 38:16 Spencer Duval (1970.01.05) 28.076 GBR
112 38:23 Lesedinyana Lekgoa (1969.04.10) 28.346 BOT
113 38:28 Alphonse Munyeshyaka (1974.11.03) 23.139 RWA
114 38:32 Menon Ramsamy (1975.01.23) 23.058 MRI
115 38:33 Julián Berrio (1975.12.24) 22.088 COL
116 38:37 Pacifique Ayabusa (1978.08.25) 19.209 RWA
117 38:39 Yan Orlandi (1974.06.16) 23.279 SUI
118 38:42 Abd Al-Rasool Ahmed (1977.02.01) 21.049 EGY
119 38:43 Jussi Virtanen (1976.05.10) 21.316 FIN
120 38:45 James Finlayson (1972.08.08) 25.226 CAN
121 38:50 Glody Dube (1978.07.02) 19.263 BOT
122 38:52 Ernest Ndjissipou (1972.09.24) 25.179 CAF
123 38:54 Heiki Sarapuu (1965.12.11) 32.101 EST
124 38:56 Paddy McCluskey (1969.04.22) 28.334 CAN
125 38:56 Toni Bernadó (1966.12.09) 31.103 AND
126 39:02 Soro Bassirima (1969.09.13) 28.190 CIV
127 39:03 Wael Anwar (1973.07.09) 24.256 EGY
128 39:04 Robert Gary (1973.04.05) 24.351 USA
129 39:14 Pauric McKinney (1965.05.22) 32.304 IRL
130 39:15 Robert Smits (1970.08.11) 27.223 NED
131 39:21 Graham Cocksedge (1973.11.14) 24.128 CAN
132 39:22 Tiyapo Maso (1972.12.30) 25.082 BOT
133 39:28 Fouly Salem (1968.04.28) 29.328 EGY
134 39:36 Farag Abdelnaby (1967.07.07) 30.258 EGY
135 39:38 Meelis Veilberg (1961.03.11) 37.011 EST
136 39:45 Dieudonné Disi (1978.04.24) 19.332 RWA
137 39:46 Joseph Nsengiyumya (1979.04.05) 18.351 RWA
138 39:55 Bruno Le Stum (1959.12.25) 38.087 FRA
139 40:00 Margus Pirksaar (1974.10.25) 23.148 EST
140 40:13 Mothusi Pelaelo (1978.07.09) 19.256 BOT
141 40:22 Jumaine Hakizimaha (1976.05.05) 21.321 RWA
142 40:23 Rachid Safari (1973.06.03) 24.292 RWA
143 40:26 Tiburce Mboumba (1978.07.10) 19.255 GAB
144 40:33 Tsunake Kalamori (1973.07.06) 24.259 RSA
145 40:34 Charygeldiy Allaberdiyev (1966.10.27) 31.146 TKM
146 40:34 Parakhat Kurtgeldiyev (1972. . ) 25/26y TKM
147 40:46 Abdullah Fergani (1970. . ) 27/28y LBA
148 41:15 Leonard Madinda (--unknown-) GAB
149 41:24 Mahamed Kouerh (1966. . ) 31/32y LBA
150 41:24 Basile Lendoye (1979.08.13) 18.221 GAB
151 41:51 Konan Severin N'dri (1977.09.21) 20.182 CIV
152 42:04 Younes Yousef (1975. . ) 22/23y LBA
153 42:17 Loasis Boussougou (1972.05.27) 25.299 GAB
154 42:25 David Kanie (1978.09.29) 19.174 PNG
155 43:04 Sergey Zabavskiy (1974.01.15) 24.066 TJK
156 43:06 Souleymane Bamba (1970. . ) 27/28y CIV
157 43:10 Guy Schultz (1968.05.25) 29.301 CAN
158 43:34 Gervais Yapo Yapi (1974.12.23) 23.089 CIV
159 43:41 Alphonse Miuoubi (1966.10.04) 31.169 GAB
160 43:46 Hugues Kombila (1980.04.02) 17.354 GAB
161 43:52 Lee Kar-Lun (1956.01.24) 42.057 HKG
162 44:22 Gumsie Taulobi (1975.08.12) 22.222 PNG
163 45:05 Ken Mova (1972.01.12) 26.069 PNG
DNF Alfredo Bráz (1968.12.26) 29.086 POR
DNF Enrique Molina (1968.02.25) 30.025 ESP
DNF Pablo Olmedo (1975.05.08) 22.318 MEX
DNF Andrew Panga (1976.11.19) 21.123 TAN
DNF Smail Sghir (1972.03.16) 26.006 MAR
DNF Kamel Kohil (1971.12.25) 26.087 ALG
DNF Benoit Zwierzchiewski (1976.08.19) 21.215 FRA
DNF Abel Chimukoko (1972.09.20) 25.183 ZIM
DNF Hayk Khojumyan (1974.04.06) 23.350 ARM
DNF Trent Harlow (1973.06.21) 24.274 AUS
DNF Sergio Couto (1966.12.15) 31.097 BRA
DNF David Rueben (1974.11.20) 23.122 PNG
DNF Robert Cook Jr. (1971.04.05) 26.351 USA
DNF Michael Ngaaseke (1976.04.07) 21.349 ZIM
DNF Shingirai Badza (1975. . ) 22/23y ZIM
DNF Ian Forsythe (1972.04.18) 25.338 CAN
DNF Gustav Hendricks (1976.05.24) 21.302 NAM
DNF Baimurad Achirmuradov (1973.05.07) 24.319 TKM
Team results

Team Place Nation Athlete Points
1 Kenya 12
Paul Tergat 1
Paul Koech 2
Tom Nyariki 4
Wilson Boit Kipketer 5
Christopher Kelong (6)
Ismael Kirui (7)
2 Ethiopia 57
Assefa Mezegebu 3
Habte Jifar 13
Tesfaye Tola 20
Ayele Mezegebu 21
Abraham Assefa (24)
Mamo Kejela (91)
3 Morocco 60
Elarbi Khattabi 11
Lahcen Benyoussef 14
Brahim Lahlafi 17
Khaled Boulami 18
Abdelilah El Manaia (53)
Smail Sghir ( DNF)
4 Portugal 74
Domingos Castro 9
Paulo Guerra 12
Eduardo Henriques 25
José Regalo 28
Alberto Maravilha (39)
Alfredo Bráz ( DNF)
5 Spain 94
Fabián Roncero 10
Bruno Toledo 23
José Manuel García 29
Alejandro Gómez 32
Julio Rey (63)
Enrique Molina ( DNF)
6 Tanzania 156
Wilbroad Axweso 15
Benedict Ako 26
Tadeo Nada 41
Faustin Saktay 74
Andrew Panga ( DNF)
7 Algeria 193
Tarek Zoghmar 35
Réda Benzine 46
Samir Moussaoui 48
Azzedine Sakhri 64
Mohamed Driouche (78)
Kamel Kohil ( DNF)
8 United States 194
Bob Kennedy 16
Adam Goucher 27
Tim Hacker 62
Peter Julian 89
Robert Gary (128)
Robert Cook Jr. ( DNF)
9 Italy 204
Rachid Berradi 37
Francesco Bennici 42
Simone Zanon 54
Michele Gamba 71
Gabriele De Nard (88)
10 Great Britain & Northern Ireland 216
Glynn Tromans 38
Keith Cullen 44
Andrew Pearson 59
John Nuttall 75
Chris Robison (87)
Spencer Duval (111)
11 Japan 223
Hideaki Haraguchi 30
Toshinari Takaoka 33
Tomohiro Seto 65
Seiji Kushibe 95
12 Australia 266
Shaun Creighton 22
Lee Troop 60
Julian Dwyer 90
David Evans 94
Kim Gillard (108)
Trent Harlow ( DNF)
13 France 280
Driss El Himer 50
Abdellah Béhar 58
Lahbib Hanini 79
Mikaël Thomas 93
Bruno Le Stum (138)
Benoit Zwierzchiewski ( DNF)
14 Ireland 295
Cormac Finnerty 40
Seamus Power 45
Cian McLoughlin 104
Colin de Burca 106
Pauric McKinney (129)
15 South Africa 303
Hendrick Ramaala 36
Enoch Skosana 47
Hendrick Khumalo 76
Tsunake Kalamori 144
16 Netherlands 315
Kamiel Maase 34
Martin Lauret 80
René Godlieb 96
Marcel Versteeg 105
Robert Smits (130)
17 Mexico 331
Carlos Peńa 52
Alejandro Cuahtepizi 66
Jose Duarte 103
Martín Pitayo 110
Pablo Olmedo ( DNF)
18 Colombia 347
Jacinto Navarrete 56
Diego Colorado 67
Juan Jaranillo 109
Julián Berrio 115
19 Botswana 354
Kabo Gabaseme 49
Billy Ntlogelang 72
Lesedinyana Lekgoa 112
Glody Dube 121
Tiyapo Maso (132)
Mothusi Pelaelo (140)
20 Finland 386
Ville Hautala 82
Santtu Mäkinen 86
Jussi Utriainen 99
Jussi Virtanen 119
21 Egypt 420
Ahmed Abd El Mangoud 83
Ayman Mahmoud 92
Abd Al-Rasool Ahmed 118
Wael Anwar 127
Fouly Salem (133)
Farag Abdelnaby (134)
22 Canada 443
Chris Weber 68
James Finlayson 120
Paddy McCluskey 124
Graham Cocksedge 131
Guy Schultz (157)
Ian Forsythe ( DNF)
23 Estonia 444
Pavel Loskutov 85
Toomas Tarm 101
Heiki Sarapuu 123
Meelis Veilberg 135
Margus Pirksaar (139)
24 Rwanda 502
Alphonse Munyeshyaka 113
Pacifique Ayabusa 116
Dieudonné Disi 136
Joseph Nsengiyumya 137
Jumaine Hakizimaha (141)
Rachid Safari (142)
25 Libya 545
Ali El-Zaidi 97
Abdullah Fergani 147
Mahamed Kouerh 149
Younes Yousef 152
26 Ivory Coast 591
Soro Bassirima 126
Konan Severin N'dri 151
Souleymane Bamba 156
Gervais Yapo Yapi 158
27 Gabon 594
Tiburce Mboumba 143
Leonard Madinda 148
Basile Lendoye 150
Loasis Boussougou 153
Alphonse Miuoubi (159)
Hugues Kombila (160)
. Zimbabwe .
Kudakwashe Shoko (51)
Elijah Mutandiro (55)
Godfrey Koki (61)
Abel Chimukoko ( DNF)
Michael Ngaaseke ( DNF)
Shingirai Badza ( DNF)
. Brazil .
Sérgio da Silva (43)
Daniel Ferreira (70)
Elias Bastos (81)
Sergio Couto ( DNF)
. Papua New Guinea .
David Kanie (154)
Gumsie Taulobi (162)
Ken Mova (163)
David Rueben ( DNF)
. Namibia .
Reinholdt Iita (31)
Joseph Tjitunga (107)
Gustav Hendricks ( DNF)
. Yugoslavia (later Serbia Montenegro) .
Dragoslav Prpa (69)
Janko Bensa (73)
. Russia .
Dmitriy Maksimov (84)
Semyon Zhustin (98)
. Switzerland .
Viktor Röthlin (77)
Yan Orlandi (117)
. Turkmenistan .
Charygeldiy Allaberdiyev (145)
Parakhat Kurtgeldiyev (146)
Baimurad Achirmuradov ( DNF)
. Belgium .
Mohammed Mourhit (8)
. Burundi .
Patrick Ndayisenga (19)
. Poland .
Krzysztof Baldyga (57)
. Costa Rica .
Eric Quiros (100)
. Hungary .
Imre Berkovics (102)
. Mauritius .
Menon Ramsamy (114)
. Central African Republic .
Ernest Ndjissipou (122)
. Andorra .
Toni Bernadó (125)
. Tadjikistan .
Sergey Zabavskiy (155)
. Hong Kong, China .
Lee Kar-Lun (161)
. Armenia .
Hayk Khojumyan ( DNF)
Last updated : 04JUL07 19:50