Athletics New Zealand

Athletics New Zealand Records and Rankings

NZ Records & Rankings

ATHLETE PROFILE

Nicholas WILLIS

DATE OF BIRTH: 25 Apr 1983
AGE: 34 year(s), 3 month(s), 1 day(s)


CLUB: Lower Hutt AAC
CENTRE: WEL


COACH: Ron Warhurst

 
 

Athlete Career History

Click links below to view this athletes NZ Championship medal history, national representational honours, personal best performances and full yearly progressions.


NZ Championships Medals (from 2010)

Year Event Age Group Performance Position
2010 3000m Senior Men 8:15.12 Medal Position
2011 5000m Senior Men 14:34.32 Medal Position
2012 5000m Senior Men 13:54.29 Medal Position
2013 3000m Senior Men 7:57.63 Medal Position
2015 1500m Senior Men 3:50.90 Medal Position
2016 3000m Senior Men 8:00.09 Medal Position

New Zealand Representation (from 2002)

Year Competition Event Performance Position
2002 World Junior Championships 1500m 3:42.69 4
2003 World X-C Championships - Short Course Cross Country 12:24 92
2004 Olympic Games 1500m 3:41.46 6s2
2004 World X-C Championships - Short Course Cross Country 12:23 42
2005 World Championships 1500m 3:40.87 6s1
2006 Commonwealth Games 1500m 3:38.49 Medal Position
2007 World Championships 1500m 3:36.13 10
2008 Olympic Games 1500m 3:34.16 Medal Position
2010 Commonwealth Games 1500m 3:42.38 Medal Position
2011 World Championships 1500m 3:38.69 12
2012 Olympic Games 1500m 3:36.94 9
2013 World Championships 1500m 3:43.80 7s1
2014 World Indoor Championships 1500m - DQ
2014 Commonwealth Games 5000m 13:34.46 10
2014 Commonwealth Games 1500m 3:39.60 Medal Position
2015 World Championships 1500m 3:35.46 6
2016 World Indoor Championships 1500m 3:44.37 Medal Position
2016 Olympic Games 1500m 3:50.24 Medal Position

Best Performances (from 2008)

Event Implement Perf Wind Place Competition Venue Date
800m 1:45.54 Heusden, BEL 31 Jul 2004
1000m 2:16.58 3 Gugl Linz AUT 20 Aug 2012
1500m 3:29.66 5 Herculis Monaco MON 17 Jul 2015
Mile 3:49.83 2 Bislett Games Oslo NOR 11 Jun 2014
3000m 7:36.91 3 Golden Spike Ostrava CZE 17 Jun 2014
5000m 13:20.33 3 USATF HP Distance Classi Eagle Rock USA 15 May 2014
Half Marathon 1:07:06 1 Dexter Ann Arbor H-M Ann Arbor USA 01 Jun 2014

Annual Progressions

800m

Year Implement Perf Wind Place Competition Venue Date
2004 1:45.54 Heusden, BEL 31 Jul 2004
2008 1:45.87 4 Reebok Grand Prix Randalls Island NY 31 May 2008
2010 1:46.89 4 24th Citta di Padova Padova ITA 03 Sep 2010
2011 1:46.89 6 Aviva GP Birmingham GBR 10 Jul 2011
2012 1:46.18 3 KBC Nacht Heusden BEL 07 Jul 2012
2013 1:49.04 1rA Club Meeting Palmerston North 19 Feb 2013
2014 1:50.04 1rA Capital Classic Wellington 24 Jan 2014
2016 1:49.88 1rA Potts Classic Hastings 16 Jan 2016

1000m

Year Implement Perf Wind Place Competition Venue Date
2008 2:16.93 2 British Grand Prix Gateshead GBR 31 Aug 2008
2012 2:16.58 3 Gugl Linz AUT 20 Aug 2012

1500m

Year Implement Perf Wind Place Competition Venue Date
2008 3:33.51 3 Herculis Monaco MON 29 Jul 2008
2010 3:35.17 1 Notturna di Milano Milan ITA 09 Sep 2010
2011 3:31.79 4 Herculis Monaco MON 22 Jul 2011
2012 3:30.35 3 Herculis Monaco MON 20 Jul 2012
2013 3:32.57 4 World Challenge Rieti ITA 08 Sep 2013
2014 3:29.91 7 Herculis Monaco MON 18 Jul 2014
2015 3:29.66 5 Herculis Monaco MON 17 Jul 2015
2016 3:34.29 3 Birmingham Diamond Leagu Birmingham GBR 05 Jun 2016
2017 3:34.74 10 Herculis Monaco MON 21 Jul 2017

Mile

Year Implement Perf Wind Place Competition Venue Date
2008 3:50.66 2 Prefontaine Classic Eugene OR 08 Jun 2008
2009 3:53.54 1 Boston Indoor Games Boston MA 07 Feb 2009
2010 3:54.81 6 5th Ave Mile New York NY 26 Sep 2010
2011 3:51.95 10 Prefontaine Classic Eugene OR 04 Jun 2011
2012 3:51.77 7 Prefontaine Classic Eugene OR 02 Jun 2012
2013 3:55.70 1 Drake Relays Des Moines IA 27 Apr 2013
2014 3:49.83 2 Bislett Games Oslo NOR 11 Jun 2014
2015 3:51.46 2 Millrose Games New York USA 14 Feb 2015
2016 3:51.06 2 Millrose Games New York USA 20 Feb 2016

3000m

Year Implement Perf Wind Place Competition Venue Date
2010 8:15.12 1 NZ 3000m Championship Wellington 22 Jan 2010
2013 7:40.62 10 Hanzekovic Zagreb CRO 03 Sep 2013
2014 7:36.91 3 Golden Spike Ostrava CZE 17 Jun 2014
2016 8:00.09 1 NZL 3000m Championship Wellington 22 Jan 2016

5000m

Year Implement Perf Wind Place Competition Venue Date
2005 13:27.54 Sacramento, USA 11 Jun 2005
2011 14:34.32 1 NZL Championships Dunedin 25 Mar 2011
2012 13:29.56 10 Payton Jordan Inv Stanford CA 29 Apr 2012
2014 13:20.33 3 USATF HP Distance Classi Eagle Rock USA 15 May 2014
2015 13:22.11 1 Auckland Track Challenge Waitakere 26 Feb 2015

Half Marathon

Year Implement Perf Wind Place Competition Venue Date
2014 1:07:06 1 Dexter Ann Arbor H-M Ann Arbor USA 01 Jun 2014