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Halil Akkaş

Halil Akkaş
Akkas (left)
Personal information
Nationality  Turkey
Born (1983-07-01) July 1, 1983
Kütahya, Turkey
Sport Middle and long distance
Club Fenerbahçe Athletics Club

Halil Akkaş (born 1 July 1983 in Kütahya) is a Turkish middle distance runner. He studied at Dumlupınar University.[1]

He won the 3000 m steeplechase at the 2005 World Student Games

He finished fourth in the 5000 m final at the 2006 European Athletics Championships in Gothenburg. At the 2007 European Athletics Indoor Championships he competed in 3000 m and finished fourth. He also finished fourth in the 1500 m final at the 2006 IAAF World Indoor Championships in Moscow and sixth in the 3000 m steeplechase at the 2007 IAAF World Championships in Osaka

He is a member of the Fenerbahçe S.K. athletics club in Turkey.[2][3]


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  2. ^ Fenerbahçe won the Turkish Championship
  3. ^ The Champion, Fenerbahçe

External links

  • Halil Akkas profile at IAAF
  • Interview with Halil Akkaş
  • Interview with Halil Akkaş

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