Wayde VAN NIEKERK
15.07.1992
South Africa

Personal Bests

EventResultWindVenueDate
60m6.62+1.0McArthur Stadium, Potchefstroom (RSA)10.11.2020
100m9.94+0.9Velenje (SLO)20.06.2017
200m19.84+1.2Kingston (JAM)10.06.2017
300m30.81Mestský Stadion, Ostrava (CZE)28.06.2017
400m43.03Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA)14.08.2016
4x100m38.84Durban (RSA)24.06.2016
4x400m3:00.02Le Grande Stade, Marrakesh (MAR)14.09.2014

Season's Bests

EventResultWindVenueDateT-L
200m20.38+0.1Bestmed Tuks Stadium, Pretoria (RSA)17.04.2021
200m20.10+2.1Ruimsig Stadium, Roodepoort, Johannesburg (RSA)30.03.2021
400m44.56Estadio Vallehermoso, Madrid (ESP)19.06.2021

World Rankings

EventPlaceScore
Men's 200m39.1182
Men's Overall Ranking413.1243

Honours

1 x Olympic champion
2 x World champion
1 x World Championships Silver medallist
2 x African champion
1 x Commonwealth Games Silver medallist
1 x World (Continental) Cup winner
1 x African Championships Silver medallist
1 x World University Games Silver medallist
8 x Diamond League meeting winner
1 x In Top 8 at World U20 Championships
7 x National champion
1 x In Top 8 at World (Continental) Cup
1 x Current World Record holder - 400m
1 x Current African Record holder - 400m
1 x World Records in career

Results in principal competitions in 2021

EventDateCompetitionPlaceResult
200m17.04South African Ch.1.20.38
200m Str.23.05adidas Boost Boston Games4.20.86
400m19.06Meeting Madrid 20212.44.56
400m29.06Spitzen Leichtathletik1.44.87