2010 African Championships in Athletics – Men's 4 × 400 metres relay

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Events at the 2010 African
Championships in Athletics

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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
5000 m men women
10,000 m men women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
men women
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
20 km walk men women
Field events
High jump men women
Pole vault men women
Long jump men women
Triple jump men women
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Hammer throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

The men's 4 x 400 metres relay at the 2010 African Championships in Athletics was held on July 31–August 1.

Medalists[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze
 Kenya
Geoffrey Ngeno
Vincent Kiplangat Koskei
Julius Kirwa
Mark Kiprotich Mutai
 Botswana
Isaac Makwala
Thapelo Ketlogetswe
Pako Seribe
Obakeng Ngwigwa
Tiroyaone Masake*
 Nigeria
Saul Weigopwa
James Godday
Tobi Ogunmola
Isah Salihu
  • Runners who participated in the heats only and received medals.

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

Qualification: First 3 teams of each heat (Q) plus the next 2 fastest (q) qualified for the final.

Rank Heat Nation Athletes Time Notes
1 1  Kenya Geoffrey Ngeno, Vincent Kiplangat Koskei, Julius Kirwa, Mark Kiprotich Mutai 3:04.21 Q
2 1  Botswana Pako Seribe, Isaac Makwala, Tiroyaone Masake, Obakeng Ngwigwa 3:07.71 Q
3 2  Nigeria Isah Salihu, James Godday, Tobi Ogunmola, Saul Weigopwa 3:08.86 Q
4 1  Sudan Sadam Koumi, Abubaker Kaki, Hafz Hussein, Rabah Yousif 3:09.20 Q
5 2  Senegal Mamadou Kasse Hanne, Mor Seck, Amadou Ndiaye, Mamadou Gueye 3:09.87 Q
6 1  Ethiopia Habtamu Gobe, Hago Tadesse, Zemenu Kassaw, Bereket Desta 3:10.11 q
7 2  Uganda Anthony Okiror, Ali Ngaimoko, Ramadhan Akula, Emmanuel Tugumisirize 3:10.28 Q
8 1  Tanzania Augustino Mande, Laurent Masatu, Kassim Hussein Salehe, Frank Martin 3:16.00 q
9 1  Rwanda Hermas Muvunyi, Emmanuel Ntakirutimana, Thimote Bagina, Moussa Bizimana 3:21.01 NR
10 2  Angola Nicolau Palanca, Lourenco Bartolo Antonio, Domingos Pascoal Moulho, Manuel Andre Antonio 3:26.47
2  Somalia Abdalla Mohamed Hussein, Abdinaser Said Ibrahim, Nor Osman Nor, Abdishakor Nagea Abdulle DQ
1  DR Congo DNS
2  Ghana DNS
2  Seychelles DNS
2  Zambia DNS

Final[edit]

Rank Nation Competitors Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s)  Kenya Geoffrey Ngeno, Vincent Kiplangat Koskei, Julius Kirwa, Mark Kiprotich Mutai 3:02.96
2nd, silver medalist(s)  Botswana Isaac Makwala, Thapelo Ketlogetswe, Pako Seribe, Obakeng Ngwigwa 3:05.16
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Nigeria Saul Weigopwa, James Godday, Tobi Ogunmola, Isah Salihu 3:06.53
4  Sudan Sadam Koumi, Abubaker Kaki, Hafz Hussein, Rabah Yousif 3:08.52
5  Senegal Amadou Ndiaye, Abdourahmane N'Dour, Mor Seck, Mamadou Gueye 3:08.94
6  Ethiopia Habtamu Gobe, Hago Tadesse, Bereket Desta, Fikadu Dejene 3:08.96
7  Uganda Anthony Okiror, Ali Ngaimoko, Ramadhan Akula, Emmanuel Tugumisirize 3:09.41
8  Tanzania Augustino Mande, Laurent Masatu, Kassim Hussein Salehe, Frank Martin 3:16.03

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