MPHO LINKS

EVENT: HIGH JUMP

PROFILE

Nationality: RSA

Place of birth: Pretoria

DOB: 20 June 1996

Coach: Renielwe Aphane

PERSONAL BESTS

High Jump: 2.23 m

HONORS

High Jump: FINALIST, WORLD STUDENTS GAMES, 2015
High Jump: TOP 10, JUNIOR WORLD RANKING, 2015
High Jump: TOP 7, STUDENTS WORLD RANKING, 2017

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

High jump: 2.06 m, Pretoria, March'12
High jump: 2.15 m, Pretoria, March'13
High jump: 2.23 m, Stellenbosch, April'15
High jump: 2.23 m, Taipei, Aug'17

BIOGRAPHY

“the sky is not the limit!”

Mpho Links comes from Soshanguve, Gauteng and lives in Pretoria, South Africa.

In 2013 he got silver in the SA Youth Championships with 2.06 m and a year later in 2014 improved his height, while coming second again with 2.15 m.

 

In 2015 he reached the first position on the podium at both SA Junior and Senior Championships with a new personal best of 2.23 m in Stellenbosch.

At the African Junior Championships he brought back another silver medal and later made the final at the World Student Games in Korea.

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