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Shikongo wins third medal for Namibia at Commonwealth Games

Contributed by NAMPA.

By Hesron Kapanga
BIRMINGHAM, 05 AUG (NAMPA) – T11 athlete Ananias Shikongo Thursday night won Namibia’s third medal at the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games after finishing third in the mixed T11/12 100 metre (m) event.
The T11/12 category is for athletes with visual impairments.
A T11 athlete may be entirely without sight or may be able to perceive light, and commonly runs blindfolded with the assistance of a guide. T12 athletes generally have some residual sight and the ability to reco ...