Kennedy Ochieng

Kennedy Ochieng (born 30 December 1971) is a retired Kenyan sprinter who specialized in the 400 metres. He was the flagbearer for Kenya at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Kenya
1990 World Junior Championships Plovdiv, Bulgaria 11th (sf) 400m 46.88
8th 4 × 400 m relay 3:07.86
1992 African Championships Belle Vue Maurel, Mauritius 2nd 400 m 46.23
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 8th 400 m 45.68
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 2:59.82
African Championships Durban, South Africa 1st 400 m 45.29
1998 Commonwealth Games Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 8th 400 m 45.56
1999 All-Africa Games Johannesburg, South Africa 1st 400 m 44.77

External linksEdit

  • Kennedy Ochieng at World Athletics
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Kennedy Ochieng". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC.

Olympic Games
Preceded by
Philip Boit
Flagbearer for   Kenya
Sydney 2000
Succeeded by
Philip Boit