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Chesir chasing her maiden marathon title at NN Mission Marathon

Former Africa 3,000m junior silver medalist Gladys Chesir is optimistic of winning her maiden marathon title when she lines up at the NN Mission Marathon in Enschede on Sunday. The former Commonwealth Youth Games 3,000m champion has high hopes to achieve high results in a race that was rescheduled for 11th April to 18th April 2021, […]

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Naibei extends Kenyan’s dominance at Lagos marathon

Former Guangzhou Marathon silver medalist Emmanuel Naibei won the sixth edition of the Lagos City Marathon held over the weekend in Nigeria. The Kenyan extended the nations dominance when he clocked 2:11.37 for the title. His win was an improvement after finishing The 2019 Guangzhou Marathon second placed Naibei defeated Ethiopian duo of  Deresa Geleta […]

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Raila, Mandago, Olunga, BFK congratulate Chepngetich, Kandie

Former Prime Minister Raila Amollo Odinga, Uasin Gishui county governor Jackson Mandago, Harambee Stars striker Michael Olunga and Boxing Federation of Kenya (BFK) led a host of leaders to congratulate Ruth Chapengetich and Kibiwott Kandie for their victory at the 2021 Istanbul Half marathon ran today in Turkey. The world marathon champion, Chepngetich won the […]

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World Athletics ratify Chepkoech, Kandie world records

Beatrice Chepkoech and Kibiwott Kandie’s world records were ratified today by the athletics governing body world Athletics. The world 3,000m steeplechase record holder, Chepkoech broke the 5km world record during the Monaco Run on February 13 when she clocked 14:43. The win improved her previous women’s record in a mixed gender race of 14:48 set […]