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AK moves National cross county championships to Nairobi

Athletics Kenya has moved the planned National Cross country championships from Kisii County to Nairobi. On Saturday, the federation’s CEO Susan Kamau announced that the 2022 National Cross Country Championships-cum-Trials will be staged in Nairobi’s Jockey Club in Ngong Nairobi on February 13 not the initialy planned Kisii Golf Course. In the latter, Kamau wrote: […]

Chicago marathon, Abel Kirui, Zersenay Tadese, Dennis Kimetto, Florence Kiplagat, Eliud Kipchoge, Bernard Kipyego
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Kirui urge AK to establish athletes’ medical cover

Two time world marathon champion Abel Kirui has urged Athletics Kenya to establish a medical cover as well as welfare fund for athletes to avoid running into poverty after retirement. The former Chicago marathon champion said athletes thrive, winning medals for the country but some end up living a poor life after retirement, forgetting that […]

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County cross country round up

Athletics Kenya held their county cross country championships this Saturday, January 16th 2021. The results from the counties are as follows Baringo County- Metipso primary 10km senior men Shadrack Kipchirchir- 30:07 Patrick Mosin- 30:17 Emmanuel kemboi- 30:33 10km senior women Agnes Jebet- 35:08 Lydia Jeruto- 36:10 Gladys Koech- 37;10 8km junior men Gideon Rono- 23:29 […]

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Yosei seal hat-trick as Wanjiru shines at Prison cross country

Former Africa cross country silver medalist Charles Mneria Yosei and former Africa Games 5,000m champion Rosemary Wanjiru won the Kenya Prisons Service Cross Country Championships held today at the Prisons Staff Training College, Ruiru. Targeting to represent the country at the Africa cross country championships, Yosei sealed a hat-trick in senior men’s 10km race. The […]

Ndalat Cross country, Sandra Chebet, Eva Cherono, Pascalia Jepkorir, Emmy Chepkurui, Bornes Chepkurui
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Athletics Kenya hosts county cross country championships

With the aim of competing at the Africa Cross country championships, counties will be hosting cross country championships to reperesnt them at the regional and national championships. On Saturday 16thJanuary 2021 all 45 counties will be hosting the county cross country championships with top six finishers making it to the regional meeting before Athletics Kenya’s […]

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Yosei on hat trick mission at Kenya Prison Cross country championships

Former Africa cross country champion Charles Mneira Yosei will be chasing a hat trick at the Kenya Prisons Service cross country championships set for this Saturday at the Prisons Staff Training College (KPTC) in Ruiru. Yosei, who won the Nandi Athletics Kenya cross country championships won the 2020 and 2019 titles. “I will be trying […]