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Maria Mutola

Full name: Maria de Lurdes Mutola
Nickname(s): Lurdinha
Gender: Female
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: October 27, 1972 in Maputo, Maputo, Mozambique
Affiliations: Nike, Beaverton (USA)
Country: MOZ Mozambique
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Cousin of Tina Paulino.

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Personal Bests: 800 – 1:55.19 (1994); 1500 – 4:01.50 (2002).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 15 Seoul Athletics Women's 800 metres Mozambique MOZ 7 h2 r1/3
1992 Summer 19 Barcelona Athletics Women's 800 metres Mozambique MOZ 5
1992 Summer 19 Barcelona Athletics Women's 1,500 metres Mozambique MOZ 9
1996 Summer 23 Atlanta Athletics Women's 800 metres Mozambique MOZ 3 Bronze
2000 Summer 27 Sydney Athletics Women's 800 metres Mozambique MOZ 1 Gold
2004 Summer 31 Athina Athletics Women's 800 metres Mozambique MOZ 4
2008 Summer 35 Beijing Athletics Women's 800 metres Mozambique MOZ 5

Women's 800 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
1988 Summer 15 Seoul Athletics Mozambique Round One Heat Two 7 2:04.36 7
1992 Summer 19 Barcelona Athletics Mozambique Final 5 1:57.49 3
1992 Summer 19 Barcelona Athletics Mozambique Semi-Finals Heat One 2 QU 1:58.16 5
1992 Summer 19 Barcelona Athletics Mozambique Round One Heat Five 2 QU 2:00.83 5
1996 Summer 23 Atlanta Athletics Mozambique Final 3 1:58.71 5
1996 Summer 23 Atlanta Athletics Mozambique Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 1:57.62 6
1996 Summer 23 Atlanta Athletics Mozambique Round One Heat Two 1 QU 1:58.98 5
2000 Summer 27 Sydney Athletics Mozambique Final 1 1:56.15 6
2000 Summer 27 Sydney Athletics Mozambique Semi-Finals Heat One 1 QU 1:58.86 5
2000 Summer 27 Sydney Athletics Mozambique Round One Heat One 1 QU 1:59.88 5
2004 Summer 31 Athina Athletics Mozambique Final 4 1:56.51 5
2004 Summer 31 Athina Athletics Mozambique Semi-Finals Heat Three 1 QU 1:59.30 5
2004 Summer 31 Athina Athletics Mozambique Round One Heat One 2 QU 2:01.50 7
2008 Summer 35 Beijing Athletics Mozambique Final 5 1:57.68 2
2008 Summer 35 Beijing Athletics Mozambique Semi-Finals Heat One 2 QU 1:58.61 5
2008 Summer 35 Beijing Athletics Mozambique Round One Heat Four 1 QU 1:58.91 4

Women's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A)
1992 Summer 19 Barcelona Athletics Mozambique Final 9 4:02.60
1992 Summer 19 Barcelona Athletics Mozambique Semi-Finals Heat One 3 QU 4:04.20
1992 Summer 19 Barcelona Athletics Mozambique Round One Heat Three 3 QU 4:07.59