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Alexis Sharangabo’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

IntroRwandan runner
Is

Athlete 

From

Rwanda 

Type

Sports 

Gendermale
Birth 9 November 1978
Age:41 years
Star sign Scorpio

Alexis Sharangabo (born 9 November 1978) is a retired Rwandan middle-distance runner who specialised in the 1500 metres. He represented his country at two Summer Olympics, in 1996 and 2000, failing to reach semifinals.

Competition record

YearCompetitionVenuePositionEventNotes
Representing  Burundi
1994World Junior ChampionshipsLisbon, Portugal36th (h)800m1:56.06
19th (h)1500m3:51.60
Representing  Rwanda
1996Olympic GamesAtlanta, United States45th (h)1500 m3:46.42
World Junior ChampionshipsSydney, Australia27th (h)1500 m3:57.01
1997World ChampionshipsAthens, Greece40th (h)1500 m3:44.95
1999World Indoor ChampionshipsMaebashi, Japan17th (h)1500 m3:49.81
All-Africa GamesJohannesburg, South Africa1500 mDNF
2000Olympic GamesSydney, Australia34th (h)1500 m3:44.06
2001Jeux de la FrancophonieOttawa, Canada6th1500 m3:46.85
6th5000 m13:57.79
World ChampionshipsEdmonton, Canada29th (h)1500 m3:42.72

Personal bests

Outdoor

  • 800 metres – 1:49.35 (Nassau 1999) NR
  • 1500 metres – 3:38.16 (Palo Alto 2000) NR
  • One mile – 3:57.82 (Falmouth 2000)

Indoor

  • 1500 metres – 3:49.81 (Maebashi 1999) NR