Uta’s Personal Bests and Selected Events

1500m 4:14.80 min. / 4:11.39 min. 1992 / 1991 (indoor)
3,000m 8:40.90 min. 1993
5,000m 15:03.72 min. / 15:13.72 min. (indoor World Record) 1998 / 1991 (indoor)
10,000m 31:21.36 min. 1992
10K 31:39 min. 1990
15K 48:44 min. 1991
10 miles 53:56 min. 1990
Half Marathon 67:58 min. (World Record until 1997) 1995
Marathon 2:21:45 hours 1994

Uta’s Marathon Winning Streak

1. Berlin 1992 2:30:22
1. New York 1993 2:26:24
1. Boston 1994 2:21:45
1. Boston 1995 2:25:11
1. Berlin 1995 2:25:36
1. Boston 1996 2:27:12

Race by Race

A selection of competitions during Uta’s career from 1984 to 2003

Position Distance Venue / Race Time Date
1984
5. Marathon East-Berlin (GDR) 2:47:42 Summer 1984
1985
3. Marathon Leipzig (GDR Championships) 2:36:45 June 1985
1986
1. Marathon Leipzig (GDR Championships) 2:37:56 June 1986
1987
8. Marathon Seoul (KOR / World Cup) 2:34:48 April 11, 1987
1. Marathon Leipzig (GDR Championships) 2:30:50 June 20, 1987
14. Marathon Rome (ITA / World Championships) 2:39:30 August 29, 1987
1988
1. Marathon Nové Mesto (CZE) 2:36:58 July 1988
2. Marathon Tokyo (JPN) 2:32:20 November 20, 1988
1989
3. Marathon Milan (ITA / World Cup) 2:35:17 April 15, 1989
2. 10,000m Rostock (GDR Championships) 32:42.55 June 22, 1989
2. 5K Bolzano (ITA / New Year’s Eve Race) 16:15 December 31, 1989
1990
1. Cross Country Rheinzabern (FRG / German Championships) —- 1990
1. 12K Berlin (FRG / Road Race) 39:37 April 1, 1990
2. 10K Boston (Milk Run) 31:39 April 8, 1990
2. Marathon Boston 2:28:03 April 16, 1990
2. 12K San Francisco (Bay to Breakers) 39:25 May 20, 1990
2. 10K Boulder (Bolder-Boulder/high altitude) 33:33 May 28, 1990
1. 10K Mansfield (US) 32:14 June 3, 1990
1. 5K Bern (SUI) 15:28.8 June 10, 1990
2. 10,000m Helsinki (FIN / Grand Prix Meeting) 31:40.92 June 27, 1990
4. 5,000m Stockholm (SWE / Grand Prix Meeting) 15:16.28 July 2, 1990
1. 3,000m Lappeenranta (FIN / Track Meeting) 8:58.06 July 9, 1990
1. Half Marathon Vail (uphill mountain course) August 5, 1990
4. 7.1 miles Falmouth (US) 37:54 August 19, 1990
1. 10 miles Flint (US / Bobby Crim Race) 53:56 August, 25 1990
1. 15K Kassel (FRG) 49:30 September 8, 1990
1. Marathon Berlin (FRG, course through East-Berlin) 2:28:37 Sep. 30, 1990
1. 5K Bolzano (New Year’s Eve Race) 16:03 Dec. 31, 1990
1991
1. 1500m Berlin (Indoor Meeting) 4:11.39 February 2, 1991
1. 5,000m Stuttgart (Indoor Meeting) 15:13.72 (Indoor WR) February, 10 1991
3. Half Marathon Den Hague (NED) 70:35 March 23, 1991
1. 10K Berlin (‘Unter den Linden’) 32:22 April 7, 1991
3. Marathon Boston 2:26:52 April 15, 1991
6. 10K New York (Women’s Race) 33:44 June 1, 1991
1. 5K Bern 15:32.4 June 9, 1991
2. 3,000m Frankfurt (European Cup) 8:45.40 June 29, 1991
1. 10,000m Oslo (NOR / Bislett Games Grand Prix Meeting) 31:51.36 July 5, 1991
1. 7 Miles Davenport (US / BIX 7-Miler) 37:04 July 27, 1991
6. 10,000m Tokyo (World Championships) 31:55.68 August 30, 1991
4. 5,000m Berlin (ISTAF Grand Prix Meeting) 15:04.87 September 10, 1991
3. 15K Nieuwegein (NED / World Championsh.) 48:44 October 13, 1991
1992
3. 10K Mobile (US) 32:27 March 28, 1992
1. 10K Washington 32:12 April 12, 1992
3. Marathon Boston 2:27:12 April 20, 1992
3. 12K San Francisco (Bay to Breakers) 39:44 May 17, 1992
2. 10,000m Jena (Germany/Grand Prix Meeting) 31:21.36 May 28, 1992
1. 15K Portland (US) 49:42.8 June 28, 1992
11. 3,000m Nice (FRA / Grand Prix Meeting) 8:51.90 July 15, 1992
7. 10,000m Barcelona (ESP / Olympic Games) 31:36.45 August 7, 1992
1. 5.4K Cagliari (ITA) 17:12 September 20, 1992
1. Marathon Berlin 2:30:22 September 27, 1992
1993
1. 12K Evansville (US) 41:01 May 8, 1993
1. 10K Washington 32:12 April 12, 1993
2. 5K Bern 15:19.3 June 13, 1993
1. 10,000m Hengelo (NED / Track Meeting) 31:29.70 June 20, 1993
1. 10K Atlanta (Peach Tree Road Race) 32:15 July 4, 1993
1. 7 miles Davenport (US / BIX 7-Miler) 36:27 July 24, 1993
3. 3,000m Zurich (SUI / Weltklasse Grand Prix Meeting) 8:40.99 August 4, 1993
9. 10,000m Stuttgart (World Championships) 31:39.97 August 21, 1993
5. 5,000m Berlin (ISTAF Grand Prix Meeting) 15:15.04 August 27, 1993
1. 10K Pittsburgh 31:52 September 26, 1993
1. 10K San Diego (A. Barrios Invitational) 32:17 October 17, 1993
1. Marathon New York 2.26:24 November 14, 1993
1994
1. Half Marathon Kyoto (JPN) 67:59 March 20, 1994
1. Marathon Boston 2:21:45 April 18, 1994
2. 10K Boulder (Bolder-Boulder/high altitude) 34:04 May 30, 1994
1995
1. Half Marathon Kyoto 67:58 (World Record) March 19, 1995
1. Marathon Boston 2:25:11 April 17, 1995
1. 10K Green Bay (US) 33:14 June 10, 1995
2. 10,000m Villeneuve d’Ascq (FRA / European Cup) 32:14.66 June 25, 1995
1. 5,000m Bremen (German Championships) 15:27.32 June 30, 1995
1. Marathon Berlin (GER) 2:25:36 September 24, 1995
1996
1. Marathon Boston 2:27:12 April 15, 1996
Marathon Atlanta (Olympic Games) dropped out July 28, 1996
1997
4. Marathon Boston 2:28:51 April 21, 1997
1998
7. 5,000 m Berlin (ISTAF Grand Prix Meeting) 15:03.72 September 1, 1998
2000
3. 10K Dedham (US) 34:33 May 2000
7. 10K Boston (Women’s Race) 33:01 October 8, 2000
1. 5K San Diego (US) 16:06 December 2000
2001
1. 10K Ottawa (CAN) 32:32 May 12, 2001
1. 10K Green Bay (US) 32:50 June 9, 2001
1. 5K Providence (US) 15:30 September 16, 2001
2002
1. 10K Ottawa (CAN) 32:58 May 11, 2002
2003
6. 10K Ottawa (CAN) 33:55 May 10, 2003
2005
6. 10K Berlin (GER) 35:22 August 6, 2005