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June 20, 2022
Lotiang offers free accommodation to fellow runners in Iten, Kenya during the COVID-19 pandemic

Lotiang's selfless act When the COVID-19 pandemic struck in early 2020 and most of the runners lost their source of income after races across the world were canceled, John Lotiang was selfless and determined to help his fellow runners in Iten during the hard times. He decided to move out of his own house into […]

June 19, 2022
Susan Sirma on legend Ben Jipcho’s death and the need for Kenyan veteran runners to come together

I spoke with Susan Sirma, the first black African woman to win a track and field medal at the World Championship in 1991 just after the death of Ben Jipcho in 2020. The death of Ben Jipcho Once you win medals for the country and celebrations are over, you are on your own. This seems […]

June 18, 2022
Yavi produces world-leading performance at the jaw-dropping 2022 Paris Diamond League meeting

Perhaps, due to the Kenyan national trials happening on Friday and Saturday, Kenyan runners – except for Virginia Nyambura who was pacing the women's 3000m steeplechase, and Rosefline Chepngetich who was competing – did not feature much at the Paris Diamond League meeting tonight. Bahrain’s Winfred Yavi was clearly in her own class in the […]

June 18, 2022
Athletics Kenya selection criteria for World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games; Korir explains 4 critical areas to check

Speaking to Moja sports on a live Facebook interview, Barnaba Korir who is the Athletics Kenya Nairobi branch chairman and head of the youth development committee in the country spoke on the Athletics Kenya selection criteria that will be used to get the team to represent the country in the upcoming major global event; the […]

June 17, 2022
5 reasons to become an athletics fan

As the World Athletics Championships are set to kick off next month, from the 15th to the 24th of July, it feels so satisfying to be an athletics fan. There is a lot of excitement already building up, and athletics is getting more focus across the internet. It usually takes a very long time before […]

June 17, 2022
How the medal table will most likely look at the end of the 2022 World Athletics Championships in Oregon

Here is how the medal table will look at the end of the Oregon 2022 World Athletics Championships; backed by the seasonal best performances of the athletes. Yes, I would agree that it is not straightforward that athletes with world-leading performances end up as gold medalists in the upcoming major championships, but it could be […]

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