OBIERO Mercy < Back  
Sport Weightlifting
CGA Kenya   
Gender Women
Born 27 Aug 1978
Height1.65 m
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Nairobi, KEN
Occupation Coach
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport? She followed her older brother David into the sport.
Name of coach John Ogola
International Debut
Year 2002
Competing for Kenya
Tournament Commonwealth Games
Location Manchester
General Interest
Awards and honours She became Kenya's first Olympic female weightlifter at the 2012 Games in London. (AIPS, 30 Jul 2012)
Famous relatives Her brother David represented Kenya in weightlifting. (AIPS, 30 Jul 2012)
Ambitions Surpassing her past achievements and winning a medal at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (AIPS, 30 Jul 2012)