Sekou Kaba’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

Intro Guinean athletics competitor
Is Athlete
From Guinea
Type Sports
Gender male

25 August 1990, Conakry, Guinea

Age 30 years
Star sign Virgo

Sekou Kaba (born 25 August 1990) is a Guinean-Canadian hurdler. He competed in the 110 metres hurdles event at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing reaching the semifinals.
His family emigrated to Ypsilanti, Michigan in 2001 while Kaba moved to Ottawa, Canada, in 2007.
His personal bests are 13.43 seconds in the 110 metres hurdles (+1.9 m/s, Edmonton 2015) and 7.77 seconds in the 60 meters hurdles (New York 2015).
In July 2016 he was named in Canada’s Olympic team.

Competition record

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Canada
2012 NACAC U23 Championships Irapuato, Mexico 5th 110 m hurdles 13.81
2013 Jeux de la Francophonie Nice, France 1st 110 m hurdles 13.84
2015 Pan American Games Toronto, Canada 9th (h) 110 m hurdles 13.57
World Championships Beijing, China 22nd (sf) 110 m hurdles 13.58
2016 Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 28th (h) 110 m hurdles 13.70