MUKASAKINDI Claudette < Back  
Sport Athletics
CGA Rwanda   
Gender Women
Born 12 Oct 1980 in Kigali, RWA
Height1.60 m
Weight 50 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Italy
Occupation Athlete
Languages English, French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She took up the sport in 2007.
Why this sport? She became an athlete to help support her parents and eight siblings.
Club / Team APR Athletics Club: Kigali, RWA
Name of coach Innocent Rwabuhihi [national], RWA, from 2007
Training Regime She trained in Iten, Kenya, for two months ahead of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
International Debut
Year 2007
Competing for Rwanda
Location Mombasa, KEN
General Interest
Hero / Idol Ethiopian long-distance runner Tirunesh Dibaba. (newtimes.co.rw, 04 Oct 2012)
Ambitions To improve her personal best at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (newtimes.co.rw, 17 Jun 2016)