El-Mostafa Nechchadi


El-Mostafa Nechchadi is the coach of most of the PMI athletes.  Mostafa was a 1988 Olympian in the marathon and held the Moroccan national marathon record for 10 years.  Now an American citizen, Mostafa was second in the 1987 London Marathon and ranked #3 in the world for marathon that year.  In 1989 he was ranked #1 in the world for half-marathon.  He has coached Catherine Ndereba to 2 Olympic Silver Medals at the 2004 and 2008 Olympics (Athens and Beijing), a Gold Medal performance at the 2003 World Championships in Paris, a Silver Medal at the 2005 World Championships in Helsinki, 4 Boston Marathon titles, 2 Chicago Marathon titles and a world marathon record 2:18:47.

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 2nd in 1987 London Marathon