Sekou Kaba’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

PeopleSekou Kaba’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story IntroGuinean athletics competitorIs AthleteFrom GuineaType SportsGendermaleBirth

25 August 1990, Conakry, Guinea

Age30 yearsStar signVirgo

Sekou Kaba (born 25 August 1990) is a Guinean-Canadian hurdler. He competed in the 110 metres hurdles event at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing reaching the semifinals.
His family emigrated to Ypsilanti, Michigan in 2001 while Kaba moved to Ottawa, Canada, in 2007.
His personal bests are 13.43 seconds in the 110 metres hurdles (+1.9 m/s, Edmonton 2015) and 7.77 seconds in the 60 meters hurdles (New York 2015).
In July 2016 he was named in Canada’s Olympic team.

Competition record

YearCompetitionVenuePositionEventNotesRepresenting  Canada2012NACAC U23 ChampionshipsIrapuato, Mexico5th110 m hurdles13.812013Jeux de la FrancophonieNice, France1st110 m hurdles13.842015Pan American GamesToronto, Canada9th (h)110 m hurdles13.57World ChampionshipsBeijing, China22nd (sf)110 m hurdles13.582016Olympic GamesRio de Janeiro, Brazil28th (h)110 m hurdles13.70