Jorum Okombo Lumbasi and Joan Chelimo will be lining up Copenhagen Half marathon seeking for top honours in Denmark..
Favoured Lumbasi, the two time Family Bank half marathon champion finished second behind Kenyan turned Bahraini Abraham Cheroben will be seeking to oust Cherobon on the course as Cheroben will be working his way out to defend his title.
Okombo will combine forces with Alex Korio who was third last year Daegu marathon champion Abraham Kiptumand former London Marathon champion Daniel Wanjiru.
Chelimo, after missing to compete for this year’s World half marathon, will be seeking to run better time after winning Kisii half marathon last month.
After finishing second last year will be eyeing the top prize after vigorous training for the last two months.
The Iten based runner will be running alongside Kenyans Edith Chelimo, Ruth Chepngetich, former World Half Marathon bronze medallist Mary Wacera Ngugi, Ethiopia’s Meskerem Assefa and Ababel Yeshaneh Brihane.