Participants

Nicholas Kiplagat BETT

Nicholas Kiplagat BETT
    Athletics
Birth Date:  27 Jan 1990
Place of Birth:  UASIN GISHU
Country of birth:  KEN
Age:  28
Gender:   Men

Weight (Kg):  0

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Men's 400m Hurdles 7
Men's 4 x 400m Relay DQ

Nicholas Kiplagat BETT - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Tue, 10 Apr 11:31
Men's 400m Hurdles Round 1 - Heat 3
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 19:45
Gold Medal Event Men's 400m Hurdles Final
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 12:05
Men's 4 x 400m Relay Round 1 - Heat 1
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 17:07
Gold Medal Event Men's 4 x 400m Relay Final
Finished

Legend

DQ: Disqualified

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 400m Hurdles 5r1h1 51.21
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 4 x 400m Relay DSQ r1h2 -

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 400m Hurdles DSQ

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2015 Beijing, CHN Men's 400m Hurdles 1 47.79

Occupation: Police officer, athlete (iaaf.org, 27 Jul 2016)
Languages spoken: English
Coach

PERSONAL: Vincent MUMO (iaaf.org, 27 Jul 2016)


Sporting relatives

His twin brother, Haron KOECH, is also an international 400m hurdler. (citizentv.co.ke, 15 Aug 2016; iaaf.org, 27 Jul 2016)


Other sports

Played volleyball for the Blue Triangle team after leaving school. (iaaf.org, 27 Jul 2016)


Injuries

Stress fracture to right fibula meant he could not defend his world title at the London 2017 IAAF World Championships. (allafrica.com, 24 Jul 2017)


Influence: His father, who "used to make hurdles for us when we were young using sticks. After coming back from herding cows, he would make us jump them in competition amongst ourselves?. (iaaf.org, 27 Jul 2016)
Additional information

GREAT START
Made his international debut at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games (tilastopaja.eu, 20 Mar 2018)


Social Media

Legend

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

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