1992 African Championships in Athletics

The 1992 African Championships in Athletics were held between 25 and 28 June 1992 in Belle Vue Maurel, Pamplemousses District, Mauritius at the Stade Anjalay.

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Victor Omagbemi
  Nigeria
10.34 Charles-Louis Seck
  Senegal
10.40 Johan Rossouw
  South Africa
10.43
200 metres Victor Omagbemi
  Nigeria
21.20 Emmanuel Tuffour
  Ghana
21.28 John Myles-Mills
  Ghana
21.31
400 metres Bobang Phiri
  South Africa
45.42 Kennedy Ochieng
  Kenya
46.23 Abedinego Matilu
  Kenya
46.62
800 metres Charles Nkazamyampi
  Burundi
1:46.95 Cliffie Miller
  South Africa
1:47.19 Mahjoub Haïda
  Morocco
1:47.71
1500 metres Nelson Chirchir
  Kenya
3:38.52 Johan Landsman
  South Africa
3:38.60 Robert Mdogo
  Kenya
3:39.18
5000 metres James Songok
  Kenya
13:24.63 Worku Bikila
  Ethiopia
13:25.98 Josphat Machuka
  Kenya
13:28.85
10000 metres Josphat Machuka
  Kenya
27:59.70 Matthews Motshwarateu
  South Africa
28:22.57 Xolile Yawa
  South Africa
28:27.82
3000 metre steeplechase Whaddon Niewoudt
  South Africa
8:26.44 Gladstone Kabiga
  Kenya
8:26.68 Eliud Barngetuny
  Kenya
8:38.02
110 metres hurdles Judex Lefou
  Mauritius
13.91 Kobus Schoeman
  South Africa
13.92 Winpie Nel
  South Africa
13.98
400 metres hurdles Dries Vorster
  South Africa
49.66 Amadou Dia Bâ
  Senegal
49.71 Hubert Rakotombélontsoa
  Madagascar
50.56
High jump Yacine Mousli
  Algeria
2.21 Othmane Belfaa
  Algeria
2.16 Khemraj Naiko
  Mauritius
2.16
Pole vault Okkert Brits
  South Africa
5.35 Kersley Gardenne
  Mauritius
5.30 Riaan Botha
  South Africa
5.20
Long jump Ayodele Aladefa
  Nigeria
7.95 François Fouché
  South Africa
7.91 Danny Beauchamp
  Seychelles
7.86
Triple jump Toussaint Rabenala
  Madagascar
17.04 Francis Dodoo
  Ghana
16.43 Papa Ladji Konaté
  Senegal
16.23
Shot put Chima Ugwu
  Nigeria
18.50 Khalid Fatihi
  Morocco
17.49 Adewale Olukoju
  Nigeria
17.06
Discus throw Adewale Olukoju
  Nigeria
60.66 Mohamed Naguib Hamed
  Egypt
57.12 Dawie Kok
  South Africa
55.72
Hammer throw Hakim Toumi
  Algeria
69.80 Sherif Farouk El Hennawi
  Egypt
68.08 Charlie Koen
  South Africa
63.14
Javelin throw Tom Petranoff
  South Africa
87.26 Wilhelm Pauer
  South Africa
81.60 Phillip Spies
  South Africa
73.80
Decathlon Mourad Mahour Bacha
  Algeria
7467 Gino Antoine
  Mauritius
6803 Patrick Legrand
  Mauritius
6798
20 kilometre road walk Chris Britz
  South Africa
1:29:56 Johan Moerdyk
  South Africa
1:30:54 Riecus Blignouat
  South Africa
1:31:59
4 × 100 metres relay   South Africa 39.57   Senegal 39.60   Nigeria 39.73
4 × 400 metres relay   South Africa 3:06.95   Senegal 3:07.77   Kenya 3:08.37

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres Elinda Vorster
  South Africa
11.26 Marcel Winkler
  South Africa
11.31 Rufina Uba
  Nigeria
11.42
200 metres Elinda Vorster
  South Africa
23.60 Marcel Winkler
  South Africa
23.60 Yolanda Steyn
  South Africa
24.11
400 metres Omotayo Akinremi
  Nigeria
52.53 Aïssatou Tandian
  Senegal
52.64 Omolade Akinremi
  Nigeria
53.14
800 metres Zewde Haile Mariam
  Ethiopia
2:06.20 Najat Ouali
  Morocco
2:07.40 Ilse Wicksell
  South Africa
2:07.48
1500 metres Elana Meyer
  South Africa
4:18.44 Gwen Griffiths
  South Africa
4:20.79 Najat Ouali
  Morocco
4:23.22
3000 metres Derartu Tulu
  Ethiopia
9:01.12 Gwen Griffiths
  South Africa
9:03.10 Getenesh Urge
  Ethiopia
9:03.32
10000 metres Derartu Tulu
  Ethiopia
31:32.25 Lydia Cheromei
  Kenya
31:41.09 Luchia Yishak
  Ethiopia
32:28.86
100 metres hurdles Ime Akpan
  Nigeria
13.14 Karen van der Veen
  South Africa
13.29 Annemarie le Roux
  South Africa
13.70
400 metres hurdles Myrtle Bothma
  South Africa
56.02 Nadia Zétouani
  Morocco
57.31 Omolade Akinremi
  Nigeria
57.43
High jump Lucienne N'Da
  Ivory Coast
1.95 Charmaine Weavers
  South Africa
1.92 Desiré du Plessis
  South Africa
1.86
Long jump Karen Botha
  South Africa
6.78 Stella Emefesi
  Nigeria
5.98 Maryna van Niekerk
  South Africa
5.98
Triple jump Awa Dioum-Ndiaye
  Senegal
12.47 Ndounga Kolossi
  Kenya
12.41 Sonya Agbéssi
  Benin
12.17
Shot put Fouzia Fatihi
  Morocco
15.82 Hanan Ahmed Khaled
  Egypt
15.49 Elizabeth Olaba
  Kenya
14.77
Discus throw Lizette Etsebeth
  South Africa
54.84 Nanette van der Walt
  South Africa
53.40 Zoubida Laayouni
  Morocco
52.74
Javelin throw Seraphina Nyauma
  Kenya
53.02 Liezl Roux
  South Africa
52.42 Rhona Dwinger
  South Africa
51.28
Heptathlon Chrisna Oosthuizen
  South Africa
5056 Caroline Kola
  Kenya
4994 Albertine Koutouan
  Ivory Coast
4977
5000 metre track walk Dounia Kara
  Algeria
24:57.02 Maryse Pyndiah
  Mauritius
25:11.95 Susan Bingham
  South Africa
25:45.64
4 × 100 metres relay   South Africa 44.53   Nigeria 45.19   Madagascar 45.38
4 × 400 metres relay   Nigeria 3:33.13   South Africa 3:36.19   Mauritius 3:42.68

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  South Africa (SAF)16161547
2  Nigeria (NGR)82515
3  Kenya (KEN)45615
4  Algeria (ALG)4105
5  Ethiopia (ETH)3126
6  Senegal (SEN)1517
7  Mauritius (MRI)1337
  Morocco (MAR)1337
9  Madagascar (MAD)1023
10  Ivory Coast (CIV)1012
11  Burundi (BDI)1001
12  Egypt (EGY)0303
13  Ghana (GHA)0213
14  Benin (BEN)0011
  Seychelles (SEY)0011
Totals (15 nations)414141123

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