TENDAI CHIMUSASA Zimbabwe Athletics competitor

Tendai Chimusasa (born January 28, 1971 in Nyanga) is a retired Zimbabwean long-distance runner. He carried the flag for his native country at the opening ceremony of the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. He won the Lisbon Half Marathon 1992 and Berlin Half Marathon in 1994 and 1997.
Chimusasa was also a cross country runner and won the Eurocross meeting in Luxembourg in 1994 and 1996.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Zimbabwe
1992 Lisbon Half Marathon Lisbon, Portugal 1st Half marathon 1:01:17
1994 Commonwealth Games Victoria, Canada 14th 5000 m 13:59.36
2nd 10,000 m 28:47.72
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 13th Marathon 2:16:31
1998 Hamburg Marathon Hamburg, Germany 1st Marathon 2:10:57
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 9th Marathon 2:14:19
  • 1998 World Half Marathon Championships – eighth place
  • 1996 World Half Marathon Championships – bronze medal

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