Athlete Profile

Riaan Botha

  • COUNTRY South Africa South Africa
  • DATE OF BIRTH 8 NOV 1970
  • COUNTRY South Africa South Africa
  • DATE OF BIRTH 8 NOV 1970
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Pole Vault 5.91 Pretoria 02 APR 1997
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
Pole Vault 5.75 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 08 MAR 1997
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
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Performance Place Date
2008 5.20 Pretoria 26 JAN
2004 5.55 Pretoria 31 JAN
2003 5.20 Pretoria 15 MAR
2002 5.40 Pretoria 13 APR
2000 5.60 Pretoria 16 FEB
1999 5.20 Hengelo 30 MAY
1998 5.85 Germiston 06 MAR
1998 5.85 Pretoria 07 FEB
1997 5.91 Pretoria 02 APR
1996 5.70 Atlanta, GA 31 JUL
1995 5.65 Hengelo 05 JUN
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
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Performance Place Date
1997 5.75 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 08 MAR
Honours - Pole Vault
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
8th IAAF World Cup in Athetics 5 5.60 Johannesburg 12 SEP 1998
IAAF Golden League/Grand Prix Final 5 5.60 Moskva 05 SEP 1998
13th IAAF Grand Prix Final 8 5.40 Fukuoka 13 SEP 1997
6th IAAF World Championships In Athletics f NM Athína 10 AUG 1997
6th IAAF World Indoor Championships 4 5.75 Paris-Bercy (Palais Omnisports) 08 MAR 1997
XXVI Olympic Games 14 5.60 Atlanta, GA 02 AUG 1996
5th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 12q1 5.40 Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 09 AUG 1995