Kamghe Gaba

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Kamghe Gaba
400 m ISTAF Berlin 2010 - Gaba.jpg
Personal information
Full name Kamghe Gaba
Born (1984-01-13) 13 January 1984 (age 31)
Friedberg (Hessen), West Germany
Height 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in)
Sport
Country  Germany
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 400 metres
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 400 metres: 45.47 (Ulm; 16 July 2006)

Kamghe Gaba (born 13 January 1984 in Friedberg (Hessen)) is a German sprinter who specialises in the 400 metres. He represents LG Eintracht Frankfurt.

As a teenager he competed in combined events, finishing fifth in the octathlon at the 2001 World Youth Championships in Debrecen.

In 2006 he ran in a personal best of 45.47 seconds as he became German champion for the first time.

He has a German mother and a Chadian father.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
2003 European Junior Championships Tampere, Finland 2nd 400 m 46,63
2004 Olympic Games Athens, Greece 7th 4x400 m relay
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 4th 4 × 400 m relay
World Athletics Final Stuttgart, Germany 8th 400 m
World Cup Athens, Greece 5th 4 × 400 m relay
2010 European Championships Barcelona, Spain 4th 4 × 400 m relay 3:02.65
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:01.77

Personal bests[edit]

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