|Full name||Gilbert Kaburu|
8 November 1981 |
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Weight||60 kg (132 lb)|
Gilbert Kaburu (born November 8, 1981) is a Ugandan former swimmer, who specialized in sprint freestyle events. He represented his nation Uganda at the 2008 Summer Olympics, placing himself among the top 85 swimmers in the 50 m freestyle.
Kaburu was invited by FINA to compete as a 26-year-old swimmer for the Ugandan team in the men's 50 m freestyle at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Swimming on the outside in heat four, he raced to seventh in a splash-and-dash finish with a time of 27.72 seconds, but placed further in eighty-second overall out of ninety-seven entrants at the end of the evening prelims.
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- "Swimming: Men's 50m Freestyle – Heat 4". Beijing 2008. NBC Olympics. Retrieved 5 December 2012.
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- "Ugandan swimmer Kaburu to retire after Beijing Olympics". Xinhua. 29 July 2008. Retrieved 5 December 2012.
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