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LEKOETJE Bolae
Sport Para athletics
NPC Lesotho   
GenderMen
Age23
Place of BirthMapoteng, LES
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F13, T13
Further Personal Information
Residence
Maseru, LES
Occupation
Student
Languages
English, Sotho
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He got involved in athletics in 2010 while he was at school in Maseru, Lesotho.
Why this sport?
"It was interesting and an individual sport."
Club / Team
Sekhohola Athletics Club: Maseru, LES
Name of coach
Thabiso Ratsoane, LES, from 2010
Senior International Debut
Year
2019
Competing for
Lesotho
General Interest
Hobbies
Writing. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at the 2014 African Union Sports Council [AUSC] Region Five Games in Harare, Zimbabwe. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Thabiso Ratsoane. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2017 he was named Sportsman of the Year with a Disability at the Lesotho Annual Sports Awards. (lsrc.org.ls, 08 Apr 2017)
Impairment
He has albinism. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
  2019 400m T13  DNS