Ismail Mačev

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameIsmail•Mačev
Used nameIsmail•Mačev
Original nameИсмаил•Мачев
Born3 January 1960 in Skopje (MKD)
Died21 January 2019 in Beograd (Belgrade) (SRB)
Measurements167 cm / 61 kg
AffiliationsCrvena zvezda, Beograd (SRB)
NOC Yugoslavia


Ismail Mačev was a 400 metre runner who ran that event at the 1988 Seoul Olympics. He also competed in the 4x400 relay for Yugoslavia at Seoul. Mačev competed at the 1991 World Championships and the European Championships in 1982, 1986, and 1990. He won two silver medals at the Mediterranean Games, in 1987 in the 400 and in 1991 in the 4x400 relay. Mačev also ran at the 1986-87 European Indoor Championships. He was Yugoslav Champion in the 400 in 1983 and 1986-88.

Personal Best: 400 – 45.83 (1987).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1988 Summer Olympics Athletics YUG Ismail Mačev
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 5 h10 r1/4
4 × 400 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Yugoslavia 5 h2 r2/3

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