Anaso Jobodwana

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Anaso Jobodwana
Anaso Jobodwana (Moscow 2013) by Dmitry Rozhkov 75.jpg
Anaso Jobodwana in Moscow 2013
Personal information
Nationality South African
Born (1992-07-30) 30 July 1992 (age 26)
Aberdeen, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Weight 71 kg (157 lb)
Sport Track and field
Event(s) 200 metres
College team

Jackson State University

-Harvey Gang (Honors College member)
Coached by Stuart McMillan
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 200 m 19.87 (Beijing 2015)

Anaso Jobodwana (born 30 July 1992) is a South African sprinter.[1] He competed in 200 metres at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London[2] where he ran a new personal best of 20.13 seconds to reach the final.

In the 2015 World Championships in Beijing, Jobodwana won bronze in the 200m final, with a national record time of 19.87s.

Jobodwana competed in the 200 m at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. He finished 4th in his heat with a time of 20.53 seconds. He did not qualify for the semifinals.[3]

Athletics Men's 200 Final - 27th Summer Universiade 2013 - Kazan (RUS) Jobodwana takes first


  1. ^ "Anaso Jobodwana". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 7 August 2012.
  2. ^ Morgan, Brad. "Mission2London: Anaso Jobodwana (RSA)". Retrieved 16 August 2013.
  3. ^ "Rio 2016". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 20 August 2016. Retrieved 2016-08-28.

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