BARBARA U. NWABA

Country: United States
Event: Heptathlon / Pentathlon
Birthdate: January 18, 1989
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
College: UC Santa Barbara, Class of 2012
High School: University High School, Class of 2007

Personal Bests

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EVENTMARKPLACEDATE
200m23.76Eugene (OR)27-JUN-2015
800m2:07.13Eugene (OR)28-JUN-2015
100M Hurdles13.38Santa Barbara (CA) 3-APR-2015
High Jump1.90m (6'2.75)Eugene (OR)JUL-2016
Long Jump6.23 (20'5.25)Eugene (OR)28-JUN-2014
Shot Put15.00 (49'2.5)Portland (OR)18-MAR-2016
Javelin Throw50.40 (165'04.25)Santa Barbara (CA)02-APR-2016
60M Hurdles (i)8.40 Boston (MA)27-FEB-2015
Heptathlon6500ptsEugene (OR)28-JUN-2015
Day 1 Heptathlon3903ptsEugene (OR)30-JUL-2016
Day 2 Hepathalon2662ptsEugene (OR)28-JUN-2015
Pentathlon4661ptsPortland (OR)18-MAR-2016

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

2016

  • 12th Place Olympic Games Heptathlon – 6,309pts
  • U.S. Olympic Trials Champion (Heptathlon)
  • USA Indoor Championships Gold Medalist (Pentathlon) – Personal Record – 4,414pts

2015

  • Set #6 U.S. All-Time Heptathlon Score at USA Outdoor Championships with 6,500pts
  • Team USA – IAAF World Championships
  • USA Outdoor Championships Gold Medalist (Heptathlon) – Personal Record – 6,500pts
  • Gotzis Hypo Meeting – 11th place – Personal Record – 6,342pts
  • Sam Adams Combined Events Heptathlon Champion
  • USA Indoor Championships Silver Medalist (Pentathlon)

2014

  • Finished Outdoor season ranked #15 in the World
  • Set #14 U.S. All-Time Heptathlon Score at USA Outdoor Championships with 6,307pts
  • One of two Heptathletes in the U.S. with 2016 Olympic A Standard
  • Thorpe Cup Gold Medalist (USA vs. Germany) – Meet Record – 6,205pts
  • USA Outdoor Championships Silver Medalist – Personal Record – 6,307pts
  • MT. SAC Heptathlon Champion – 6,018pts
  • USA Indoor Championships Bronze Medalist (Pentathlon) – 4,408pts

 2012

  • Set Big West Conference Championship Meet Record – 5,714pts
  • Set Big West Conference Heptathlon Record – 5,986pts – at Sam Adams Combined Events Invitational
  • Olympic Trials 5th Place Finisher – 5,986pts
  • NCAA Division I Runner-Up – 5,927pts
  • NCAA Division I 4th place – 5,714pts
  • Big West Champion – 5,986pts

Other Notables

  • 4x NCAA Division I All-America
  • 8x All-Big West 
  • 6x Big West Champion