Robert Štefko

Born in Kosice. Initially a member of the club AŠK Dukla Banská Bystrica, he moved to AK Kroměříž in 2004. His first races were on shorter courses. In the 1994 European Championships he finished in 4th place in the 10 000 m heats with a time of 28m08.02s.His personal best time of 2h09m53s in London in 1998 is the best ever Slovak performance.He has taken part several times in the World Cross-country and Half-marathon Championships. Since 1994 he has been champion of the Czech Republic several times in the 10 000 m track race, the 10 km road race, in the half marathon and the full marathon.

Name: Robert Štefko
Born: 28 May 1968
Nationality: Slovakia
Club affiliation: AŠK Dukla Banská Bystrica, since 2004 AK Kroměříž
Personal record: 2:09:53
Košice (MMM): 1999winner2:14:10
More information:
Olympic Games Athens200463th place2:27:12
ME Helsinki19944th place10 000 m race
MS Sevilla199910th placecross/country
Majstrovské tituly:
Champion of ČSSR in the 5 000 m race – 1991
Champion of ČSSR in the 10 000 m race – 1991, 1992