David Rudisha

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David Rudisha
David Rudisha Daegu 2011.jpg
Rudisha in Daegu, 2011.
Personal information
Birth name David Lekuta Rudisha
Nationality Kenyan
Born 17 December 1988 (1988-12-17) (age 25)
Kilgoris, Narok Coonty, Kenyae
Hicht 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)[1]
Sport
Sport Track an field
Event(s) 800 metres
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 400 m: 45.15 (2013)
800 m: 1:40.91 WR (2012)

David Lekuta Rudisha (born 17 December 1988) is a Kenyan middle distance runner. He is the current Olympic an warld record haulder in the 800 metres, as well as the current Olympic Champion at the distance. Rudisha wis the first person tae run unner 1:41.00 for the event,[2] an he haulds the three fastest, sax o the aicht fastest, an hauf o the twenty fastest times ever run in this event.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Wokabi, James; Mutuota, Mutwiri (15 July 2008). "Focus on Athletes: David Lekuta Rudisha". IAAF.org. Retrieved 9 November 2012. 
  2. Bull, Andy (9 August 2012). "David Rudisha breaks world record to win Olympic 800m gold for Kenya". The Guardian. Retrieved 9 November 2012. 
  3. "Men's 800 Metres All-Time List". IAAF.org. Retrieved 9 November 2012.