Kwaku Boateng (athlete)

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Kwaku Boateng (born 30 June 1974 in Eastmont, Ghana) is a Canadian high jumper. His personal best jump is 2.34 metres, achieved in July 2000 in Zagreb. Boateng competed representing Ghana from 1993 to 1997 and since has competed for Canada[1] His hometown is Montreal.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Canada
1997 World Indoor Championships Paris, France 18th (q) 2.20 m
1999 Pan American Games Winnipeg, Canada 1st 2.25 m
World Championships Seville, Spain 6th 2.29 m
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 12th 2.25 m
2001 World Indoor Championships Lisbon, Portugal 12th 2.20 m
Jeux de la Francophonie Ottawa, Canada 2nd 2.31 m
World Championships Edmonton, Canada 8th 2.25 m
2002 Commonwealth Games Manchester, United Kingdom 2nd 2.25 m
2005 Jeux de la Francophonie Niamey, Niger 2nd 2.20 m


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