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Kenya at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics

Kenya participated in the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics in Singapore.

Kenya at the
2010 Summer Youth Olympics
Flag of Kenya.svg
IOC code KEN
NOC National Olympic Committee of Kenya
in Singapore
Competitors 10 in 3 sports
Flag bearer William Mbevi Mutunga[1]
Medals
Ranked 18th
Gold
3
Silver
0
Bronze
3
Total
6
Summer Youth Olympics appearances

The planned Kenyan squad consisted of 10 athletes competing in 3 sports: Aquatics (Swimming), Athletics and Sailing.[2]

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Athletics pictogram.svg AthleticsEdit

BoysEdit

Track and Road Events
Athletes Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Alphas Kishoyian Boys’ 400m 47.79 6 Q 47.24  
Josphat Kiprop Kiptis Boys’ 3000m 8:14.08 5 Q DSQ
William Mbevi Mutunga Boys’ 400m Hurdles 53.08 6 Q 51.23  
Peter Matheka Boys’ 2000m Steeplechase 5:38.72 2 Q 5:37.63  
  Tinashe Samuel Mutanga (ZIM)
  Okeudo Jonathan Nmaju (NGR)
  Alphas Kishoyian (KEN)
  Ruan Greyling (RSA)
Boys’ Medley Relay 1:53.45 4

GirlsEdit

Track and Road Events
Athletes Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Damaris Muthee Girls’ 1000m 2:47.09 7 Q 2:45.42  
Gladys Chesir Girls’ 3000m 9:25.44 1 Q 9:13.58  
Virginia Nyambura Girls’ 2000m Steeplechase 6:42.40 1 Q 6:29.97  

Sailing pictogram.svg SailingEdit

One Person Dinghy
Athlete Event Race Points Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 M*
Lara Kiran Granier Girls' Byte CII 31 32 30 28 30 24 32 31 31 30 30 30 295 32

Swimming pictogram.svg SwimmingEdit

Athletes Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Position Time Position Time Position
David Buruchara Boys’ 50m Freestyle 25.75 31 Did not advance
Boys’ 100m Freestyle 58.17 47 Did not advance
Sylvia Tanya Brunlehna Girls’ 50m Freestyle 28.55 38 Did not advance
Girls’ 50m Backstroke 32.90 18 Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "List of NOC Flag Bearers for Opening Ceremony" (PDF) (Press release). Singapore Youth Olympic Games Organising Committee. 14 August 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 August 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-14.
  2. ^ http://olympickenya.org/the-news/100-kenyans-ready-for-the-first-youth-olympic-games-.html

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