Pieter-Jan Hannes
Pieter-Jan Hannes in 2011
Personal information
Born (1992-10-30) 30 October 1992 (age 29)
Mortsel, Belgium
Height1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight72 kg (159 lb)
Event(s)1500 metres

Pieter-Jan Hannes (born 30 October 1992, in Mortsel) is a Belgian athlete specialising in the middle-distance events, primarily the 1500 metres, as well as cross-country running.[1] He represented his country at the 2013 World Championships without qualifying for the semifinals. He also won a gold medal at the 2013 European U23 Championships.

Competition record

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Belgium
2009 European Youth Olympic Festival Tampere, Finland 4th 3000 m 8:34.28
2011 European Junior Championships Tallinn, Estonia 11th 1500 m 3:52.53
2013 European U23 Championships Tampere, Finland 1st 1500 m 3:43.83
World Championships Moscow, Russia 25th (h) 1500 m 3:40.39
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 14th (h) 1500 m 3:40.34
2015 European Indoor Championships Prague, Czech Republic 12th 3000 m 7:59.43
World Championships Beijing, China 20th (sf) 1500 m 3:44.38
2016 Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 21st (sf) 1500 m 3:43.71

Personal bests