Wirimai Juwawo
Wirimai Juwawo
Wirimai Juwawo Image credit: Nigel Clark
BornWirimai Juwawo
(1980-11-07) November 7, 1980 (age 40)
Makoni district, Rusape
NationalityZimbabwe
Occupation
  • Marathon Runner

Wirimai Juwawo is a Zimbabwean long distance runner.

Juwawo represented Zimbabwe at the London 2012 Summer Olympics and finished 15th. This was his first appearance at the Olympics.

In September 2015 Juwawo came third in the Beijing marathon in 2 hours 14 minutes 25 seconds, qualifying for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016.

Background

Wirimai Juwawo was born on 7 November 1980 in the Makoni district in Rusape, Zimbabwe.

Best Performances

  • Half Marathon 1:01:38 Port Elizabeth 04 JUL 2009
  • Marathon 2:12:38 Danzhou 18 DEC 2010

Achievements

  • At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, he competed in the Men's marathon, finishing in 15th place.

References