|Competitor for Morocco|
|Silver||2005 Helsinki||1500 m|
|Silver||2005 Almería||1500 m|
At the 2000 Sydney Olympic he failed to advance from his heat in the 1500m, and Hicham El Guerrouj was eventually upset in a sprint finish by Kenyan Noah Ngeny. At this race, another Moroccan runner Youssef Baba set the pace for El Guerrouj.
At the 2004 Athens Olympic he finished 9th (3:38.26) at the 1500m final, where his compatriot Hicham El Guerrouj won the Olympics gold medal. At this race he did not run as a pacemaker for El Guerrouj, although he was expected to do so.
In August 2005 he won a 1500 metres silver medal at the World Championships.
Kaouch was suspended on August 2007 after failing a doping test.
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