Nijel Amos Botswana

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

15 Mar 1994

Height

1.79m

Weight

60kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ATHLETICS

Nijel Amos competed in ATHLETICS

Did you know?

  • With 2,000 athletes competing in 47 events, athletics is the largest single sport at the Games.
  • There are 24 track events, the majority of which begin with one or more rounds of heats.
  • The 16 field events start with a qualification stage, with the best athletes qualifying for the final.
  • Only the five road races, the men's and women's 10,000m and the decathlon and heptathlon have no heats.
  • The majority of athletics events are held in the new Olympic Stadium, which has a capacity of 80,000.

Results for Nijel Amos

Date Event Rank Mark
9 Aug Men's 800m Final 2 silver 1:41.73
7 Aug Men's 800m Semi-finals, Semi-final 1 2 1:44.54
6 Aug Men's 800m Round 1, Heat 1 1 1:45.90

Head to Head

Nijel Amos vs Andrew Osagie

Nijel Amos

Nijel Amos Botswana flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

1:41.73 Men's 800m

Height

1.79m (5'10")

Weight

60kg

Age

20

Andrew Osagie

Andrew Osagie Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

1:43.77 Men's 800m

Height

1.89m (6'2")

Weight

72kg

Age

26

View the London 2012 medallist table