Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)
Munyoro Nyamau won am Olympic 4x400 m relay gold in 1972 and silver in 1968. He was also a Commonwealth Games 4x400 m champion in 1970, East and Central African 400 m champion in 1972, and East and Central African 4x400 relay champion from 1967-72. Nyamau was also part of one world record, when he was a member of the Kenyan 4x880 yds relay team that clocked 7:11.6 in September 1970. Outside of sports, Nyamau was a career military man, joining the Kenyan Army in 1963 and retiring from the force in 1997. He later ran a shop in Kiogoro, Nyamira.
Personal Best: 400 â 45.91 (1968).
|1968 Summer||25||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Men's 400 metres||Kenya||KEN||6 h2 r3/4|
|1968 Summer||25||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||Kenya||KEN||2||Silver|
|1972 Summer||29||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Men's 400 metres||Kenya||KEN||4 h3 r2/4|
|1972 Summer||29||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||Kenya||KEN||1||Gold|
|1968 Summer||25||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Kenya||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||6||46.3||46.37|
|1968 Summer||25||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Kenya||Quarter-Finals||Heat Two||3||QU||46.1||46.12|
|1968 Summer||25||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Kenya||Round One||Heat Five||2||QU||45.9||45.91|
|1972 Summer||29||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Kenya||Quarter-Finals||Heat Three||4||46.80||3|
|1972 Summer||29||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Kenya||Round One||Heat Two||3||QU||46.33||8|
|1968 Summer||25||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Kenya||KEN||Final||2||2:59.6||2:59.64||45,2|
|1968 Summer||25||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Kenya||KEN||Round One||Heat One||2||QU||3:00.8||3:00.84|
|1972 Summer||29||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Kenya||KEN||Round One||Heat One||2||QU||3:01.27|