Athletics

Ethiopian Athletes sweep medals in Delhi Half Marathon

Two Ethiopians, Birrhanu Legese and his compatriot Alnaz Ayana have pocketed medals in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon on Sunday November 19 morning.

Manangoi’s steady rise to stardom

History has witnessed a number of 400m sprinters successfully stepping up in distance to the 800m. But surely …

Kenya's Sumgong banned for four years for doping offence

Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong has been handed a four-year ban by Kenya's anti-doping agency (ADAK) …

Athletics: Baringo half marathon takes new route this year

Athletes in this year's Lotto Baringo Half Marathon scheduled for November 18 will use a new route.…

Kenya's Kamworor wins New York Marathon men's crown

Kenya's Geoffrey Kamworor won the New York City Marathon men's title on Sunday, taking his first victory at th…

Kenya’s Mary Keitany finishes 2nd as American Flanagan wins New York Marathon women's crown

Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman in 40 years to win the New York City Marathon, which went ahe…

Nairobi to host first AK cross country meeting

After Ndalat Gaa Cross Country, which acts as curtain raiser for the cross country series, Nairobi is set to h…

Kenyans chasing titles in New York City

The New York City Marathon takes centre-stage on Sunday, with three-time champion Mary Keitany, Wilson Kipsang…

Olympic champion Mo Farah splits with coach Salazar

Long-distance running star Mo Farah is leaving long-time coach Alberto Salazar to return home to Britain but d…

Baringo Half marathon postponed

The Lotto Foundation Baringo Half Marathon has been postponed by two weeks.…

Vivian Cheruiyot wins Frankfurt Marathon

Kenya's Vivian Cheruiyot become the first ever Olympic champion to contest the IAAF Gold Label road race on Su…

Frankfurt Marathon: Vivian Cheruiyot the main focus at Frankfurt

When Vivian Cheruiyot stands on the start line for the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon today, she will become the f…

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Athletics Kenya launches mountain running program

In recent years, the world has witnessed interest in mountain running and now, Kenya, a powerhouse in the middle and long distance running, has expressed keen interest to venture into the new frontier.

Baringo half marathon: Cheruiyot and Kipkoech wear crowns

Newcomers emerge, top guns fail to impress at Lotto Baringo Half Marathon.

Jepkosgey's new record ratified by IAAF

Joyciline Jepkosgei’s world half marathon record has been ratified by the International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF).

Kisumu set to host first Athletics Kenya track and field meeting

This will be one of the events before the planned Commonwealth Games trials

Athletics: Ethiopians to spice up Baringo Half Marathon

Seasoned Ethiopian road runners Habtamu Asefa Wakeyo and Keneni Germame Korme jet in today ahead of this weekend’s Lotto Baringo Half Marathon in Kabarnet, the event’s organisers have confirmed.

Training: Kenyatta University hosting IAAF elite coach course

International Association of Athletics Federation's (IAAF) middle-distance, long-distance and RW Endurance Academy Elite Coach Course is ongoing at Kenyatta University.

Kenyan Kalalei triumphs in Athens Marathon

Samuel Kalalei won the 35th Athens Classic Marathon on Sunday as Kenyan runners dominated the gruelling, largely uphill course by sweeping the top five places in the men's race.

Kipchoge, Keitany awarded by Association of International Marathons and Distance Races

This is the third consecutive year for the distance runner to bag the prize

Kenya get 125 slots for Commonwealth

Kenya has been allocated only 125 participants to the next year’s Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia on April 4 to 15 next year.