Jorum Okombo Lumbasi will, for the first time represent Kenya at this year’s IAAF World Half Marathon championships set for 24th March in Valencia, Spain.
Former world half marathon bronze medalist Gladys Chesir has set her focus in running her second marathon at this year’s Boston marathon in April 18th.
Two time world cross country champion Geoffrey Kamworor and former world 1,500m junior champion Stacy Ndiwa were crowned the champions of National Police Cross Service country Championships held today at Ngong Racecourse.
World 5,000m champion Hellen Obiri and Marsabit’s Hillary Kering are the champions of 2018 Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) championships held today at Moi Airbase, Nairobi.
With two important world athletics events-World Half marathon championships in Valencia, Spain and Africa Cross country championships in Algeria-each athlete will be seeking a ticket to one them.
Kenyan runners will be taking on Ethiopian Tigist Tufa in Sunday’s Houston Half marathon in the USA.
Former world youth 3000m champion medalist Veronica Nyaruai will be making history as first Kenyan to win Houston marathon that has been dominated by perennial rivals Ethiopia in the women’s race set for this Sunday as she makes her debut in the 42km distance.
Chicago marathon champion Florence Kiplagat will be chasing for National Police Service cross country title as the championships get underway this Saturday at Ngong Race Course.
Reigning 1,500m silver medalist Timothy Cheruiyot and Margaret Chelimo were the winners of the Antrim International cross country championships as the year opener.
Former world Youth 3,000m champion Lilian Kasait Rengeruk and little known James Kibet were the winners of this today’s 61st edition of Campaccio cross country championships, an IAAF permit in San Giorgio.