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ADAK prosecute Jepkosgei

Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (ADAK) has prosecuted Kenyan long distance runner Florence Jepkosgei Chepsoi for presenting false witness. In a press statement on Thursday, ADAK said they found a criminal offence of presenting false documents. According to the press statement, ADAK said that the athlete was arraigned on Monday before the Chief Magistrate’s Court in […]

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Discharged Kamworor to recuperate from home

Reigning New York City marathon winner Geoffrey Kamworor has been discharged from the hospital to recuperate from home. The Three-time world half-marathon champion Geoffrey Kamworor left St Lukes Hospital in Eldoret after he sustained injuries following an accident on Thursday where he was hit by a speeding motorcycle during his morning run along Kaptagat-Eldoret road.

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Kamworor recuperating well after accident

Reigning world half marathon record holder Geoffrey Kamworor is recuperating well following Thursday morning accident. The reigning New York City marathon winner was involved in an accident when the motorcycle his him from behind during morning training in Eldoret. The three time world cross country champion is now being treated at St. Lukes Hospital in […]

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Athlete for the athlete: Southern’s cushion 50 runners

Retired and active athletes from Southern Region, in collaboration with Athletics Kenya cushioned vulnerable athletes from the region during this coronavirus pandemic. Dubbed ‘Athlete to Athlete food Initiative programme’, they donated food to 50 athletes to help them fight the biting hunger after all sporting activities came to a halt, both locally and internationally, making […]

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Krop celebrates after pacing for Kipruto’s world record

Kenyan young runner Jacob Krop started his running career while still young but hus success is great. The Form Four student at Chewoyet secondary school in West Pokot County paced for Rhonex Kipruto to break the world 10km record during the Valencia 10km race. Full report https://www.the-star.co.ke/sports/athletics/2020-06-24-krop-remembers-how-he-paced-rhonex-to-world-record/

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Athletics Kenya to repatriate more athletes from India today

Athletics Kenya is set to rescue more Kenyan runners stuck in India due to coronavirus. The Tuesday afternoon show will see the federation and, ministry of sports will facilitate the return of Gedion Kipkurui, Alexander Ngéno, Isaac Mburugu, Dalmas Kiprono and Isaac Kihara from Mumbai, India aboard a Kenya Airways. The cost of ferrying the […]