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Sunday, 29 June 2014

BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY : AFRO-AUSTRALIAN " OTIS GOWA " IS AN AFRO-AUSTRALIAN SPRINTER RAISED IN QUEENSLAND : GOES INTO THE " HALL OF BLACK GENIUS "

                   BLACK              SOCIAL             HISTORY                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Otis Gowa (born 3 September 1985)[1] is an indigenous[2] Australian sprinter raised in Queensland.
Gowa won the Australian national 100 m sprint title in a time of 10.63 seconds.[2] His time was just outside his personal best time of 10.54 seconds, achieved in Singapore during 2007.[1] He also competed in the 2008 Stawell Gift finishing fourth.[3][4]

Achievements


YearCompetitionVenuePositionEventNotes
Representing  Australia
2002Oceania ChampionshipsChristchurchNew Zealand2nd (exhibition)4x100 m relay42.23 s
2004Oceania ChampionshipsTownsvilleAustralia3rd100 m10.91 s (wind: -0.1 m/s)
2nd (exhibition)4x100 m relay42.20 s
2006Oceania ChampionshipsApiaSamoa3rd4x100 m relay42.11 s