Bolade Jinadu
Bolade  Jinadu

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Prior Lake, Minn.

High School:
Prior Lake HS

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
03/08/1996

Experience:
1 Letter


05/14/2017

Gophers Finish as B1G Runner-Up

Emerald Egwim won the 400m to lead the Golden Gophers on day three of the Big Ten Championship Sunday

05/13/2017

Strandemo Wins B1G 3,000m Steeplechase

Minnesota remains in the lead after the second day of competition at the Big Ten Championship

04/29/2017

Wiebke Breaks High Jump Record

Taylor Wiebke set a new program record in the high jump to lead the Gophers at the Longhorn Invitational Saturday

04/22/2017

Gophers Win Team Crown at KU Relays

Minnesota won 10 event titles to edge host Kansas for the team title at the KU Relays Quadrangular Saturday

04/08/2017

Gophers Wrap Up Sun Angel Classic

Kimberly Golding won the 100m hurdles to lead the Gophers on day two at the Sun Angel Classic

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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2017 Season - Indoor: Ran 14 races with appearances in the 200m, 400m, 4x400m relay • ran career bests in the 200m (24.84) and 400m (55.64) at the Music City Challenge • placed 16th in the 400m (56.00) at the Big Ten Championship • ran on the winning 4x400m relay team at the Music City Challenge, running 3:39.59 to rank fifth in program history • ran on winning 4x400m relay team (3:44.23) at Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual.

2017 Season - Outdoor: Ran 11 races with appearances in the 200m, 400m, and 4x400m relay • placed 18th in the 400m in a career-best 55.51 at the Big Ten Championship • led off fourth-place 4x400m relay at the Big Ten Championship • ran a season-best 25.39 in the 200m at the Bulls Invitational.

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.

Jinadu's Indoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
200m 24.84 Music City Challenge (2/10/17)
400m 55.64 Music City Challenge (2/11/17)
Jinadu's Outdoor Career Bests (2017 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
100m 12.70 (UA) Tommie Twilight (4/29/15)
200m 24.86 Holst Invitational (4/16/16)
400m 55.51 Big Tens (5/13/17)

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