2008 African Championships in Athletics – Women's heptathlon

The women's heptathlon event at the 2008 African Championships in Athletics was held at the Addis Ababa Stadium on May 2–3.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Patience Okoro
  Nigeria
Florence Wasike
  Kenya
Nadège Essama Foe
  Cameroon

ResultsEdit

100 metres hurdlesEdit

Wind: –1.4 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Points Notes
1 6 Béatrice Kamboulé   Burkina Faso 14.17 954
2 2 Florence Wasike   Kenya 14.67 886
3 5 Patience Okoro   Nigeria 14.73 878
4 4 Fatima Zahra Dkouk   Morocco 14.97 846
5 3 Nadège Essama Foe   Cameroon 15.23 811
6 7 Selloane Tsoaeli   Lesotho 15.38 792 NR

High jumpEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality 1.30 1.33 1.36 1.39 1.42 1.45 1.48 1.51 1.54 1.57 1.60 1.63 1.66 1.69 1.72 1.75 Result Points Notes Overall
1 Selloane Tsoaeli   Lesotho o o o o xo o o xxo xxx 1.72 879 NR 1671
2 Béatrice Kamboulé   Burkina Faso o o o o o o xo o o xxx 1.63 771 1725
3 Patience Okoro   Nigeria o o o o o o xxx 1.60 736 1614
4 Fatima Zahra Dkouk   Morocco o o o o xo o xxx 1.51 632 1478
5 Florence Wasike   Kenya o o o o o o xx– x 1.45 566 1452
6 Nadège Essama Foe   Cameroon xo o o xxx 1.39 502 1313

Shot putEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 Result Points Notes Overall
1 Patience Okoro   Nigeria x 12.41 12.34 12.41 688 2302
2 Nadège Essama Foe   Cameroon 12.07 12.05 11.78 12.07 666 1979
3 Béatrice Kamboulé   Burkina Faso 8.20 10.01 9.45 10.01 530 2255
4 Selloane Tsoaeli   Lesotho 9.42 9.18 8.98 9.42 492 2163
5 Florence Wasike   Kenya 8.66 8.64 9.20 9.20 477 1929
6 Fatima Zahra Dkouk   Morocco 7.43 8.19 8.27 8.27 417 1895

200 metresEdit

Wind: -3.6 m/s

Rank Lane Name Nationality Time Points Notes Overall
1 3 Florence Wasike   Kenya 25.09 879 2808
2 7 Béatrice Kamboulé   Burkina Faso 25.35 855 3110
3 2 Nadège Essama Foe   Cameroon 25.35 855 2834
4 6 Fatima Zahra Dkouk   Morocco 25.64 829 2724
5 5 Patience Okoro   Nigeria 25.96 801 3103
6 4 Selloane Tsoaeli   Lesotho 26.42 761 2924

Long jumpEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 Result Points Notes Overall
1 Selloane Tsoaeli   Lesotho 5.49 5.54 5.56 5.56 717 NR 3641
2 Fatima Zahra Dkouk   Morocco 5.55 x x 5.55 715 3439
3 Florence Wasike   Kenya 5.45 x 5.22 5.45 686 3494
4 Patience Okoro   Nigeria 4.82 5.37 5.04 5.37 663 3766
5 Nadège Essama Foe   Cameroon 4.50 4.74 4.41 4.74 490 3324
Béatrice Kamboulé   Burkina Faso DNS 490 DNF

Javelin throwEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 Result Points Notes Overall
1 Patience Okoro   Nigeria 38.13 40.98 37.40 40.98 686 4452
2 Nadège Essama Foe   Cameroon 28.27 x 30.29 30.29 482 3806
3 Florence Wasike   Kenya x 26.44 29.85 29.85 474 3968
4 Fatima Zahra Dkouk   Morocco x 17.64 19.76 19.76 284 3723
Selloane Tsoaeli   Lesotho x x x NM 0 3641

800 metresEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Points Notes
1 Florence Wasike   Kenya 2:14.53 899
2 Selloane Tsoaeli   Lesotho 2:24.56 763
3 Nadège Essama Foe   Cameroon 2:32.36 664
4 Patience Okoro   Nigeria 2:50.92 454
Fatima Zahra Dkouk   Morocco DNF 0

Final standingsEdit

  The highest mark recorded in each event is highlighted in yellow
Rank Athlete Nationality 100m H HJ SP 200m LJ JT 800m Points Notes
  Patience Okoro   Nigeria 14.73 1.60 12.41 25.96 5.37 40.98 2:50.92 4906
  Florence Wasike   Kenya 14.67 1.45 9.20 25.09 5.45 29.85 2:14.53 4867
  Nadège Essama Foe   Cameroon 15.23 1.39 12.07 25.35 4.74 30.29 2:32.36 4470
4 Selloane Tsoaeli   Lesotho 15.38 1.72 9.42 26.42 5.56 NM 2:24.56 4404 NR
5 Fatima Zahra Dkouk   Morocco 14.97 1.51 8.27 25.64 5.55 19.76 DNF 3723
Béatrice Kamboulé   Burkina Faso 14.17 1.63 10.01 25.35 DNS DNF

ReferencesEdit