Participants

Mark Otieno ODHIAMBO

Mark Otieno ODHIAMBO
    Athletics
Birth Date:  11 May 1993
Place of Birth:  KAJIADO
Country of birth:  KEN
Age:  24
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  210
Weight (Kg):  75

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Men's 100m  
Men's 200m  
Men's 4 x 100m Relay  

Mark Otieno ODHIAMBO - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sun, 8 Apr 15:33
Men's 100m Round 1 - Heat 9
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 17:42
Men's 100m Semifinal 2
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 13:19
Men's 200m Round 1 - Heat 3
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 20:58
Men's 200m Semifinal 2
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 11:05
Men's 4 x 100m Relay Round 1 - Heat 1
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Men's 100m 6r1h4 10.37
2017 London, GBR Men's 200m 6r1h2 20.74

Coach

PERSONAL: Hillary WESONGA (KEN) (allafrica.com, 25 July 2017)
NATIONAL: Vincent MUMO (KEN) (allafrica.com, 25 July 2017)


Sporting relatives

Late grandmother Calsina and father Paul ONYANGO were both sprinters. Father, who is based at the National Intelligence Service, competed for the police in 100m and long jump. (allafrica.com, 25 Jul 2017)


Reason: Natural talent for sprints, dating back to Class One at St Juliet Primary School in Nairobi. (allafrica.com, 25 Jul 2017)
Additional information

NATIONAL RECORD
Smashed Kenyan 100m record, running 10.14 at National Championships in 2017. Trimmed 0.09 seconds from previous record held by Mike MOKAMBA posted two years earlier. Also won 200m in a time of 20.64. (nation.co.ke, 10 Jun 2017)


HISTORY
Became first Kenyan to compete in 100m at a World Championships at London 2017. Advanced through preliminary round in 10.40, but finished 6th in first-round heat. "I will not give up yet… I have just started." (nation.co.ke, Sep 2017)



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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