Ferdinand Omanyala Biography:- Ferdinand Omanyala Omurwa is one of the most valuable Kenyan sprinters who specializes in the 100m and 200m events. We bring the information about Ferdinand just like his real name and his family details and Ferdinand world records and more details you want to know.
Who Is Ferdinand Omanyala?
Ferdinand Omanyala is a Kenyan sprinter who specializes in the 100m and 200m events. He is currently the African record holder and 8th fastest man of all time in the 100 meters after clocking a time of 9.77 on 18th Sep 2021 in Nairobi. He is of Luhya ethnicity.
Ferdinand Omanyala Biography, Age, Wife, Height, Networth
|Real Name||Ferdinand Omanyala Omurwa|
|Famous As||Kenyan sprinter|
|Girlfriend/Wife Name||Not Known|
|Shoe Size||8 US|
|Date of Birth||2ed January 1996|
|Birth Place||Nairobi, Kenya|
|Zodiac sign||Not Known|
|School Name||Primary School|
|College Name||Not Known|
|Father Name||Not Known|
|Mother Name||Not Known|
|Source Of Income||Sports|
|Appeared As||Kenyan sprinter|
|Networth Income||Not Known|
Ferdinand Omanyala Biography
Ferdinand Omanyala Omurwa was born on 2 January 1996 in Nairobi, Kenya. By profession, he is a Kenyan sprinter who specializes in the 100m and 200m events. In early 2016 Ferdinand Omanyala began his athletics career in Kenya as a Freshman at the University of Nairobi. He made this move after a friend noticed his speed while he was playing rugby. He won the national title on 100 m in 2019. He is currently the African record holder and 8th fastest man of all time in the 100 meters after clocking a time of 9.77 on 18th Sep 2021 in Nairobi. He is of Luhya ethnicity.
Ferdinand Omanyala Family [Father/Mother/Wife]
- His father’s name is not known.
- His mother’s name is update soon.
- His wife’s name is also not available now.
Ferdinand Omanyala Career & World Records
- He has a national record of 10.01 seconds in the 100 meters in winning a meeting at Yabatech Sports Complex, Lagos (NGR) on 30 March 2021.
- In Summer Tokyo Games 100 meters semi-final he set a new national record of 10.00 seconds.
Ferdinand Omanyala Wikipedia Info.
Ferdinand Omanyala was born on 2ed January 1996 in Nairobi, Kenya. In the semi-finals of the men’s 100m at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Omurwa ran 10.00, which was 0.04 behind eventual silver medalist Fred Kerley and 0.02 behind eventual bronze medalist Andre De Grasse. He tested positive for the prohibited substance betamethasone, after undergoing treatment for his back injury which he got during training.
On 18th September 2021, he ran a 9.77 (+1.2 m/s) for a new his new personal best at the Absa Kip Keino Classic Continental Tour held in Nairobi, Kenya coming in a close second place behind Trayvon Bromell of the USA running the 2021 world-leading time of 9.76.
Ferdinand Omanyala Profiles [Instagram/Wikipedia]