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Johannes Maritz’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

Intro Namibian athlete
Is Athlete 
From Namibia 
Type Sports 
Gender male
Birth 20 December 1990, Windhoek, Khomas Region, Namibia
Age: 29 years
Star sign Sagittarius

Johannes Gerhardus Maritz (born 20 December 1990) is a Namibian hurdler. He competed in the 400 metres hurdles event at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing without qualifying for the semifinals. His personal best in the 400 metres hurdles is 50.14 set in Potchefstroom in 2015.

Competition record

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Namibia
2009 African Junior Championships Bambous, Mauritius 3rd 110 m hurdles (99 cm) 14.73
3rd 400 m hurdles 52.61
2011 Universiade Shenzhen, China 23rd (h) 400 m hurdles 51.94
13th (h) 4 × 100 m relay 41.51
2013 Universiade Kazan, Russia 16th (h) 400 m hurdles 52.18
2014 African Championships Marrakech, Morocco 5th 400 m hurdles 50.38
2015 World Championships Beijing, China 37th (h) 400 m hurdles 51.10
African Games Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo 10th (h) 400 m hurdles 51.20
2016 African Championships Durban, South Africa 8th (h) 400 m hurdles 51.24
2017 Universiade Taipei, Taiwan 11th (sf) 400 m hurdles 50.59
2018 Commonwealth Games Gold Coast, Australia 13th (h) 400 m hurdles 50.41
African Championships Asaba, Nigeria 10th (h) 400 m hurdles 51.60
9th (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:11.53