Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Mainly an 800 m runner, Robert Ouko won most of his international medals in the 4x400 m relay. He was a member of the Kenyan 4x400 relay team that won Olympic gold in 1972, Commonwealth Games gold in 1970, and East and Central African championships golds in 1969-72. Ouko also won an 800 metre gold at the 1970 Commonwealth Games and was a member of the Kenyan 4x880 yds relay team that set a world record of 7:11.6 in September 1970. After finishing his sporting career, Ouko worked as a secretary general of the Kenyan Amateur Athletic Association, now named Athletics Kenya.
Personal Bests: 400 â 46.2 (1970); 800 â 1:46.0 (1972).
|1968 Summer||19||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Men's 800 metres||Kenya||KEN||5 h2 r2/3|
|1972 Summer||23||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Men's 800 metres||Kenya||KEN||5|
|1972 Summer||23||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||Kenya||KEN||1||Gold|
|1968 Summer||19||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Kenya||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||5||1:47.1||1:47.15|
|1968 Summer||19||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Kenya||Round One||Heat Four||3||QC||1:47.6||1:47.65|
|1972 Summer||23||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Kenya||Semi-Finals||Heat One||1||QU||1:47.61||1|
|1972 Summer||23||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Kenya||Round One||Heat Two||1||QU||1:47.44||7|
|1972 Summer||23||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Kenya||KEN||Round One||Heat One||2||QU||3:01.27|