Bose Mokgwathi

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T13, F13

Further personal information

Residence
Francistown, BOT
Languages
English, Tswana

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2011, at Masunga Primary School in Botswana.
Why this sport?
"I was motivated by my brother and mother as they were also athletes."
Club / Team
Palapye Athletics Club: Botswana
Name of coach
Katlego Mason Maotwe, from 2019

International debut

Year
2019
Competing for
Botswana
Tournament
Grand Prix
Location
France

General interest

Hobbies
Football. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Receiving the 2019 Sportsman with a Disability of the Year Award from the Botswana National Sport Commission. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2019 he was named Sportsman with a Disability of the Year by the Botswana National Sport Commission. (mmegi.bw, 10 Jun 2019)