Bendere OBOYA

Bendere OBOYA
Birth Date:  17 Apr 2000
Place of Birth:  GAMBELLA
Country of birth:  ETH
Age:  17
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  165
Weight (Kg):  44

Events and Medals

Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 400m  

Bendere OBOYA - Schedule

Time Event Status
Mon, 9 Apr 10:44
Women's 400m Round 1 - Heat 3

Biographical Information

Nickname: Ben, B (Athlete, Feb 2018)

Taking photos (Athlete, Oct 2017) 

Occupation: Athlete
Languages spoken: English, Anuak

PERSONAL: Greg SMITH (, Oct 2017)

Reason: I wanted to make the Olympics. I was inspired by the Games. (Athlete, Oct 2017)
Memorable: Winning 400m at Nassau 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games. (Athlete, Oct 2017
Hero: "Cathy FREEMAN, of course, is any Australian 400m runner's hero." (Athlete, Feb 2018)
Influence: “My coach, Greg SMITH.? After her win at NSW Championships in February 2017, she gave her medal to Smith. “I want to give it to you coach, as you have done so much for me.? (, 26 Feb 2017)
Ritual: "I don't listen to music, I stay in the zone and don't let anything distract me." (Athlete, Feb 2018)
Additional information

Gold in 400m and the mixed 4x400m relay at the Nassau 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games. (, Oct 2017)

From May 2016 to March 2017 made a dramatic improvement in 400m, from 75 seconds to 53.02 seconds, age 16. (, 26 Feb 2017)

Arrived in Australia from Ethiopia in 2003 with family, including four brothers and a sister. (, 26 Feb 2017)

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

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