South Africa at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics

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South Africa at the
World Championships in Athletics

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Flag of South Africa
IAAF code RSA
National federation Athletics South Africa
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At the 2011 World Championships in Athletics
in Daegu
Competitors 32
Medals Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
4
2009
2013

South Africa competed at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics from August 27 to September 4 in Daegu, South Korea.

Team selection[edit]

Athletics South Africa announced the final team of 26 athletes to represent the country in the event, including the established names such as Khotso Mokoena, LJ van Zyl, Caster Semenya and Mbulaeni Mulaudzi. [1]

The final team on the entry list comprises the names of 33 athletes.[2]

The following athletes appeared on the preliminary Entry List,[2] but not on the Official Start List of the specific event,[3] resulting in a total number of 32 competitors:

KEY: Did not participate Competed in another event
Event Athlete
Men 4 x 100 metres relay Simon Magakwe
Lebogang Moeng
Gideon Trotter
4 x 400 metres relay Cornel Fredericks

Medalists[edit]

The following competitors from South Africa won medals at the Championships