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Kipkirui and Chesang shine at Iten 15km race

Bernard Kipkirui and reigning Commonwealth Games 10,000m champion Stella Chesang were crowned the winners of today’s Iten 15km Road race in Elgeyo Marakwet County. Running on his training base, Kipkurui timed 44:29.0 for the men’s title followed by Weldon Lang’at (44:40.0) while Charles Tosei (44:50.1) in top three positions. Ugandan Chesang shone over locals when […]

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Obiri shine at Great Manchester Great Run

Double Olympic Games 5,000m silver medalist Hellen Onsando Obiri won the Manchester Great run held today. Fresh from finishing second at the Bengaluru half marathon, the double world 5,000m champion won the race 30:15 beating home girl Eilish Mccolgan to second in 30:19 as reigning world marathon champion Ruth Chepng’etich completed the podium timing 30:29. […]

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Commonwealth Games Marathon team ready for action

Make no mistake! Kenya is not sending a second-string marathon team to the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham in July, Athletics Kenya (AK) has assured. AK Senior Vice-President Paul Mutwii says the selected team features big city marathon winners who, in their own right, are world-class and have earned qualification to the Birmingham Games that will […]

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Kipsang, Kinyamal to lead Kenyan athletes at the Birmingham Diamond League

Fresh from winning Diamond League series opener in Doha, world indoor 1,500m bronze medalist Abel Kipsang and reigning Commonwealth Games 800m champion Wycliffe Kinyamal will be leading Kenya at the Birmingham Diamond League tomorrow. The Muller Birmingham Diamond League is the second meeting of the 2022 Wanda Diamond League series after Doha which was held […]

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Kiplagat and Jepkemei lead Kenyans to dominate Venloop half marathon

Venloop half marathon (the Netherlands) 15/05/2022 MEN Erick Kiplagat Sang KEN 1:00:56 Moses Koech KEN 1:01:21 Yakoub Labquira MAR 1:02:03 Edwin Yator KEN 1:02:58 Wilfred Kimeli Kimitei KEN 1:03:11 Calistus Kimutai Kitoo KEN 1:03:33 Khalid Choukoud NED 1:03:44 Enos Kales Kakopil KEN 1:03:48 Shadrack Kimutai Koech KAZ 1:04:55 Panuel Mkungo KEN 1:05:06 WOMEN Vivian Jepkemei […]

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Chepkemoi win gold as Kimining settles for silver at Riga half marathon

Riga half marathon (Latvia) 15/05/2022 MEN Sikiyas Misganaw ETH 1:00:30 Shadrack Kimining KEN 1:00:34 Simon Muthoni KEN 1:02:30 Titus Mbishei KEN 1:03:38 Abeje Ayana ETH 1:03:51 Bethwel Chemweno KEN 1:04:22 Lahsene Bouchikhi BEL 1:04:50 Charles Wachira Maina KEN 1:09:16 WOMEN Beatrice Chepkemoi Mutai KEN 1:09:12 Alemaddis Eyayu ETH 1:09:32 Veronica Maina KEN 1:10:51 Hanne Verbruggen […]