Bolade Jinadu
Bolade  Jinadu

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Prior Lake, Minn.

High School:
Prior Lake HS

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
03/08/1996


02/24/2017

Records Fall on B1G Day One

Emerald Egwim, Emma Spagnola, and Kimberly Golding all broke Minnesota program records on day one of the B1G Championship

02/17/2017

Seniors Reflect on Gopher Careers

Minnesota will celebrate its 2017 seniors during the Parents Day Invite on Saturday

02/16/2017

Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Bolade Jinadu

After being part of Minnesota's fifth-fastest 4x400m relay team in program history, Jinadu catches up with GopherSports.com

02/11/2017

Golding Improves on Program Record

Kimberly Golding improved on her own Minnesota program record in the 60m hurdles at the Music City Challenge Saturday

02/10/2017

Gophers Kick Off Day One at Vanderbilt

As part of its three-meet weekend, Minnesota has a group competing at the Music City Challenge hosted by Vanderbilt

01/16/2016

Women Track at Minnesota Open

Gophers host Minnesota Open Meet

06/09/2015

Bolade Jinadu

Photos of track and field student athlete Bolade Jinadu.

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2016 Season - Indoor: Ran 12 races with appearances in the 200m, 400m, and 4x400m relay • ran career-best times in the 200m (25.69) and 400m (57.22) at the ISU Classic • placed 24th in the 400m (57.57) at the Big Ten Championship • won the 400m (57.32) at the Parents Day Invite • ran on the first-place 4x400m relay team at both the Minnesota Open (3:53.74) and Parents Day Invite (3:58.02).

2016 Season - Outdoor: Ran seven races with appearances in the 200m, 400m, and 4x400m relay • won both the 200m (24.86) and the 400m (56.58) in career-best times at the Holst Invitational • won the 200m at the Tommie Twilight (25.14).

2015 Season: Competed unattached during the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2014 graduate of Prior Lake High School • member of Minnesota Class AA state champion 4x200m relay team as a junior and state runner-up 4x200m relay team as a senior • 2013 all-state and all-conference honoree • finished fifth in state in 200m and 4x400m relay in 2014 • team placed sixth as a sophomore, third as a junior and fifth as a senior at the Minnesota Class AA state meet • member of Prior Lake's school record-holding 4x100m relay team.

Personal: Born March 8, 1996 • daughter of Maria Santos • has three siblings, Bolaji, Bolanle and Babs • given name is Maryam Jinadu • intends to major in chemistry.

Jinadu's Indoor Career Bests (2016 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
200m 25.69 Iowa State Classic (2/12/16)
400m 57.22 Iowa State Classic (2/13/16)
Jinadu's Outdoor Career Bests (2016 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
100m 12.70 (UA) Tommie Twilight (4/29/15)
200m 24.86 Holst Invitational (4/16/16)
400m 56.58 Holst Invitational (4/16/16)

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Finish Fourth at B1G Meet

2/25/2017

Madeline Strandemo won the mile to lead the Gophers to a fourth-place team finish at the 2017 B1G Indoor Championship.

Records Fall on B1G Day One

2/24/2017

Emerald Egwim, Emma Spagnola, and Kimberly Golding all broke Minnesota program records on day one of the B1G Championship.

Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Kimberly Golding

2/23/2017

GopherSports.com catches up with senior hurdler Kimberly Golding as the Gophers head to the B1G Championship.

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