2012 African Championships in Athletics – Men's high jump

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Events at the 2012 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 high jump at the 2012 African Championships in Athletics was held at the Stade Charles de Gaulle on 1 July.

Medalists[edit]

Gold Kabelo Kgosiemang
 Botswana
Silver Ali Mohd Younes Idriss
 Sudan
Bronze Mathieu Kiplagat Sawe
 Kenya

Records[edit]

Standing records prior to the 2012 African Championships in Athletics
World record  Javier Sotomayor (CUB) 2.45 Salamanca, Spain 27 July 1993
African record  Jacques Freitag (RSA) 2.38 Oudtshoorn, South Africa 5 March 2005
Championship record  Abderrahmane Hammad (ALG) 2.34 Algiers, Algeria 14 July 2000
 Kabelo Kgosiemang (BOT) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 4 May 2008

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Round
1 July 2012 15:00 Final

Results[edit]

Final[edit]

Rank Athlete Nationality 1.90 2.00 2.05 2.10 2.15 2.18 2.22 2.25 2.28 Result Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Kabelo Kgosiemang  Botswana o o xxo xxo xo xxx 2.25
2nd, silver medalist(s) Ali Mohd Younes Idriss  Sudan xo o xxx 2.15
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Mathieu Kiplagat Sawe  Kenya o o xxo o xxx 2.15
4 William Woodcock  Seychelles xxo xo o xxx 2.10
5 Jan Steytler  South Africa o xxx 2.00
6 Jah Bennett  Liberia xo xxx 2.00
7 Romain Akpo  Benin o xxx 1.90
7 Manirou Dembele  Senegal o xxx 1.90
Hubert de Beer  South Africa xxx NM
Boubacar Séré  Burkina Faso xxx NM
Abrahams Nikiema  Burkina Faso DNS
Romeo N'tia  Benin DNS

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