List of Botswanan records in athletics

The following are the national records in athletics in Botswana maintained by its national athletics federation: Botswana Athletics Association (BAA).

OutdoorEdit

Key:   Awaiting ratification   Record not kept by BAA

ht = hand timing
A = affected by altitude
nw = no wind reading
# = not officially ratified by federation

MenEdit

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
100 m 10.20 A (+0.8 m/s) Isaac Makwala 3 May 2014 Botswana National Championships   Gaborone, Botswana [1]
200 m 19.77 (0.0 m/s) Isaac Makwala 14 July 2017 Meeting de Atletismo Madrid   Madrid, Spain [2]
300 m 31.44 Isaac Makwala 28 June 2017 Golden Spike Ostrava   Ostrava, Czech Republic [3]
400 m 43.72 Isaac Makwala 5 July 2015 36th Résisprint International Athletics Meeting   La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland [4]
500 m (road) 59.26 Nijel Amos 9 September 2017 Great City Games   Newcastle, Great Britain [5]
600 m 1:15.00 Glody Dube 14 September 2000   Sydney, Australia
800 m 1:41.73 Nijel Amos 9 August 2012 Olympic Games   London, United Kingdom [6]
1000 m 2:19.19 Mbigyani Thee 20 January 1990   Auckland, New Zealand
1500 m 3:39.60 Glody Dube 24 May 2001   Nijmegen, Netherlands
3000 m 7:51.8 (ht) Matthews Motshwarateu 15 February 1979   Stellenbosch, South Africa
5000 m 13:29.6 (ht) Matthews Motshwarateu 14 April 1978   Stellenbosch, South Africa
10000 m 27:48.2 Matthews Motshwarateu 7 May 1979   Stellenbosch, South Africa
10 km (road) 28:00 Matthews Motshwarateu 4 October 1980   Purchase, United States
15 km (road) 43:20 Matthews Motshwarateu 31 August 1992   East London, South Africa
Half marathon 1:01:21 Matthews Motshwarateu 22 July 1989   Durban, South Africa
Marathon 2:14:57 John James 24 July 2004   Selebi-Phikwe, Botswana
110 m hurdles 14.51 A Kemorena Tisang 7 May 2016 Botswanan Championships   Francistown, Botswana
14.51 A (-1.3 m/s) 29 April 2017 International Meet   Gaborone, Botswana [7]
14.51 A (-2.2 m/s) 13 May 2017 Botswanan Championships   Francistown, Botswana [8]
14.33 A (+0.2 m/s) 29 April 2018 International Meet   Gaborone, Botswana [9]
400 m hurdles 50.88 Daniel Lagamang 13 September 2011 All-Africa Games   Maputo, Mozambique [10]
3000 m steeplechase 8:44.1 Reuben Rathedi 29 May 1981   Wichita, United States
High jump 2.34 m Kabelo Kgosiemang 4 May 2008 African Championships   Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Pole vault 2.80 m A [a] Gobe Khanda 13 May 2011 African Junior Championships   Gaborone, Botswana [11]
Long jump 8.27 m (+0.9 m/s) Gable Garenamotse 20 August 2006   Rhede, Germany
Triple jump 16.05 m Gable Garenamotse 18 September 1998 Commonwealth Games   Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
16.66 m A # 3 July 1999   Gaborone, Botswana
Shot put 13.75 m A Omphile Phokoje 31 May 2015   Gaborone, Botswana
Discus throw 46.50 m Tonic Taubobong 12 June 2010   Molepolole, Botswana
Hammer throw 24.94 m A Jeffrey Dambe 25 July 1987   Gaborone, Botswana
Javelin throw 80.49 m A Adriaan Stephanus Beukes 31 May 2015   Gaborone, Botswana
Decathlon 5886 pts A Gobe Khanda 12–13 May 2011 African Junior Championships   Gaborone, Botswana [12]
11.14 (+0.1 m/s) (100 m), 6.88 m (-0.1 m/s) (long jump), 10.69 m (shot put), 1.90 m (high jump), 52.39 (400 m) /
14.74 (-1.1 m/s) (110 m hurdles), 26.25 m (discus), 2.80 m (pole vault), 31.12 (javelin), 5:24:71 (1500 m)
20 km walk (road)
50 km walk (road)
4×100 m relay 39.09   Botswana
Pako Seribe
Fanuel Kenosi
Thapelo Ketlogetswe
Obakeng Ngwigwa
13 September 2011 All-Africa Games   Maputo, Mozambique [13]
39.01 A   Botswana
Keene Motukisi
Baboloki Thebe
Karabo Mothibi
Xholani Talane
30 March 2019 Lefika Athletics Club Relay and Hurdles event   Gaborone, Botswana [14]
4×400 m relay 2:59.06   Botswana
Isaac Makwala
Karabo Sibanda
Onkabetse Nkobolo
Leaname Maotoanong
20 August 2016 Olympic Games   Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [15]

WomenEdit

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
100 m 11.39 A (-1.8 m/s) Lydia Jele 13 May 2017 Botswanan Championships   Francistown, Botswana [16]
200 m 22.89 (0.0 m/s) Amantle Montsho 3 May 2012 Shizuoka International Meet   Fukuroi, Japan [17]
300 m 37.44 Amantle Montsho 18 March 2017 Sasol-NWU International Meeting   Sasolburg, South Africa [18]
400 m 49.33 Amantle Montsho 19 July 2013 Herculis   Fontvieille, Monaco [19]
800 m 2:05.32 Tshotlego Morama 9 June 2002   Germiston, South Africa
1500 m 4:22.08 Onneile Dintwe 20 February 2009   Port Elizabeth, South Africa
3000 m 9:45.58 Idah Simon 30 May 2010 Southern Africa Region Junior Championships   Maputo, Mozambique [20]
5000 m 16:24.10 Onneile Dintwe 6 February 2009   Durban, South Africa
10000 m 39:41.52 Onkemetse Solotate 6 September 2003   Windhoek, Namibia
10 km (road) 34:17 Onneille Dintwe 8 February 2009   Durban, South Africa
Marathon 2:51:32 Onkemetse Solotate 10 February 2008   Durban, South Africa
100 m hurdles 13.66 (+1.3 m/s) Oarabile Babolayi 16 May 2015 Missouri Valley Conference Championships   Normal, United States [21]
400 m hurdles 1:00.35 Oarabile Babolayi 15 December 2010   Manzini, Swaziland
3000 m steeplechase 10:32.15 Onneille Dintwe 9 April 2011 Yellow Pages Championships   Durban, South Africa [22]
High jump 1.69 m Martha Nthshambiwe 12 June 2010   Molepolole, Botswana
Pole vault
Long jump 6.36 m Tsoseletso Nkala 18 July 1998   Harare, Zimbabwe
Triple jump 12.70 m A (NWI) Titose Chilume 22 May 2016 Botswana Championships   Gaborone, Botswana [23]
12.73 m A (NWI) Titose Chilume 11 January 2018 BAA Meet   Gaborone, Botswana [24]
12.78 m A (+1.8 m/s) Titose Chilume 29 April 2018 International Meet   Gaborone, Botswana [25]
Shot put 10.69 m A T. Matale 19 July 1988   Gaborone, Botswana
Discus throw 34.98 m A Tebogo Tapologo 31 May 2015   Gaborone, Botswana
Hammer throw 25.94 m A Andina Tapaphiwa 14 May 2011 African Junior Championships   Gaborone, Botswana [26]
Javelin throw 44.61 m A Lefitile Kenaope 2 June 2013   Gaborone, Botswana
Heptathlon 4509 pts Bonolo Maretele 10–11 April 2010 Meeting International de Maurice   Réduit, Mauritius [27]
14.55 (100 m hurdles), 1.54 m (high jump), 9.32 m (shot put), 26.26 (200 m) / 5.57 m (long jump), 24.45 m (javelin), 2:38.60 (800 m)
20 km walk (road)
4 × 100 m relay 46.10   Botswana
Ontiretse Molapisi
Lydia Jele
Loungo Mathlaku
Goitseone Seleka
24 June 2016 African Championships   Durban, South Africa [28]
4 × 400 m relay 3:26.90   Botswana
Christine Botlogetswe
Lydia Jele
Galefele Moroko
Amantle Montsho
12 August 2017 World Championships   London, United Kingdom [29]
3:26.86   Botswana
Christine Botlogetswe
Loungo Matlhaku
Amantle Montsho
Galefele Moroko
14 April 2018 Commonwealth Games   Gold Coast, Australia [30]

IndoorEdit

MenEdit

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
60 m 6.84 Obakeng Ngwigwa 7 March 2008   Charleston, United States
200 m 21.36 Garologelwang Masheto 1 March 2009   College Station, United States
400 m 45.74 California Molefe 10 March 2006 World Championships   Moscow, Russia [31]
500 m 1:00.71 Onkabetse Nkobolo 17 February 2016 Globen Galan   Stockholm, Sweden [32]
800 m 1:46.13 Otukile Lekote 10 March 2001 NCAA Division I Championships   Fayetteville, United States [33]
1500 m 3:44.33 Mbiganyi Thee 6 March 1987 World Championships   Indianapolis, United States
3000 m 8:13.54 Matthews Motshwarateu 10 February 1984   Boston, United States
60 m hurdles 9.12 Calvin Dikomane 17 January 2015   Montpellier, France
High jump 2.28 m Kabelo Kgosiemang 6 February 2010 Hochsprung mit Musik   Arnstadt, Germany [34]
14 March 2010 World Championships   Doha, Qatar [35]
Pole vault
Long jump 8.01 m Gable Garenamotse 3 February 2002 Cardiff, ?
Triple jump 15.92 m Gable Garenamotse 27 January 2001 AVIVA Indoor Grand Prix   Birmingham, United Kingdom
16.00 m Goabaone Mosheleketi 8 December 2017 Winter Break Meet   Indianapolis, United States [36]
Shot put
Heptathlon
60m Long jump Shot put High jump 60m H Pole vault 1000m
5000 m walk
4×400 m relay 3:13.21   Botswana
Thapelo Ketlogetswe
Isaac Makwala
Pako Seribe
Zacharia Kamberuka
10 March 2012 World Championships   Istanbul, Turkey [37]

WomenEdit

Event Record Athlete Date Meet Place Ref
60 m
200 m
300 m 36.33 Amantle Montsho 5 March 2010 Meeting Pas de Calais   Liévin, France [38]
400 m 52.34 Amantle Montsho 12 March 2010 World Championships   Doha, Qatar [39]
600 m 1:34.32 Oarabile Babolayi 18 January 2013 Missouri Invitational   Columbia, United States [40]
800 m
1500 m
3000 m
55 m hurdles 8.43 Oarabile Babolayi 2 December 2012 Arkansas State Kickoff Classic   Jonesboro, United States [41]
60 m hurdles 8.51 Oarabile Babolayi 1 March 2015 Missouri Valley Conference Championships   Cedar Falls, United States [42]
High jump
Pole vault
Long jump
Triple jump
Shot put
Pentathlon
60m H High jump Shot put Long jump 800m
3000 m walk
4×400 m relay

NotesEdit

  1. ^ record set during decathlon competition

ReferencesEdit

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