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Gilbert Limo
Gilbert Limo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Eldoret, Kenya

High School:
Tambach HS

Event:
Distance

Experience:
3L


2010 OUTDOOR: Tech's first All-American in the 3000M steeplechase ... season bests of 1:52.16 in the 800M, 3:45.45 in the 1500M and 8:42.99 in the 3000M steeplechase ... ran on the 4x1500M and distance medley relays at the Texas Relays ... won two event titles during the season... ranked in the top 10 in the 3000M steeplechase with his time of 8:42.99.

2010 INDOOR: All-Big 12 in the mile and distance medley relay ... season bests of 1:52.96 in the 800M, 4:11.51 in the mile ... set school record as member of the distance medley relay at 9:45.21.

2009 OUTDOOR: Qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 3000M steeplechase ... named all-region in the event ... season best of 8:41.85 in the steeplechase ... season best of 3:50.45 in the 1500M at the Big 12 Championships ... member of the 4x1500M relay that placed second at the Texas Relays with a time of 15:58.57.

2009 INDOOR: All-Big 12 in the mile after running a 4:05.89 to place third at the Big 12 Championships ... member of the All-Big 12 distance medley relay team that ran a 9:53.65 ... season best of 4:05.86 at the Tyson Invitational.

2008 OUTDOOR: Competed at the NCAA Championships in the 3K steeple chase ... earned All-Region honors finishing fourth at the Midwest Regional in the 3K steeple chase with a personal best time of 8:47.48 ... earned All-Conference honors in the 3K steeple chase at the Big 12 Championships finishing fourth ... earned All-Conference honors in the 800M event at the Big 12 Championships finishing seventh with a time of 1:53.38 ... set a personal best time at the Red Raider Open in the 1500M event finishing second with a time of 3:48.82 ... set personal best time in the 5000M at the Mt. SAC Relays with a time of 14:10.72.

2008 INDOOR: Earned All-Conference honors in the distance medley relay at the Big 12 Championships placing second with a mark of 9:45.93 ... earned All-Conference honors in the mile run at the Big 12 Championships and set a personal best with a mark of 4:06.09 ... won the Texas Tech Invitational with a mark of 10:15.65 ... placed second in the mile run at the Texas Tech Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Tambach High School in Eldoret, Kenya...best performances, 1:50 in the 800M, 3:50 in the 1500M.

PERSONAL: Born May 5, 1985, in Eldoret, Kenya...son of Alice Ruto and David Limo Komen...majoring in Finance.

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