Athletics

Tergat to run for Kenyan Olympic board presidency

Kenya's double Olympic 10,000m silver medallist Paul Tergat said Thursday he plans to enter the race to lead the country's embattled Olympic committee (NOCK) during the May polls.

NYAIRERA ready FOR CHAMPIONSHIPS: Athlete remains hopeful ahead of Kampala World Cross

She had been tipped to deliver Kenya’s second gold medal at the Olympics – after Pamela Jelimo in 2008 Oly…

Stage set for World Youth champs

The 2017 IAAF World Under-18 championships' Local Organising Committee (LOC) is optimistic the biennial event,…

FAITH LONGS FOR GLORY: Chepng’etich ready for cross country test

It is every athlete's dream to wear Team Kenya jersey, and above all have the national anthem played in their …

READY TO SHINE: Keringet village waiting to celebrate World Cross Country success

At exactly 11am next Sunday, the world’s attention will be on the 42nd IAAF World Cross Country Championship…

Athletics: Rudisha set for Jamaican meet

Usain Bolt, fellow world record holders David Rudisha and Wayde van Niekerk and middle distance king Mo Farah …

JUNIORS READY FOR BATTLE: Youngsters look up to superstars for guidance at World Cross meet

Kenyan junior athletes are drawing inspiration from elite superstars as they prepare for the 42nd IAAF World C…

SWEATING IT OUT: Kamworor, Barsoton ready to stop hostilities in Kampala

The growing list of athletes with Kenyan origins in major championships seems to psyche up the national team a…

KENYANS READY FOR WORLD CROSS MEET

Kenya’s squad to next week’s 42nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala, Uganda, has fired a w…

Football Kenya Federation boss says no turning back on licensing

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) president Nick Mwendwa says the federation will not be deterred in implementin…

FALL OF KENYA’S SPORTS LEGEND: Kipchoge now presides over a corrupt, vicious NOCK regime

From a long distance runner who won almost a dozen medals, to a philanthropist, a successful businessman and p…

Kip made his name in 1968 Mexico Games

The 1968 Mexico Olympics marked the occasion when the world fell in love with Kipchoge Hezekiah 'Kip' Keino. B…

DEADLOCK AT NOCK: IOC to discuss Kenya after failure to pass constitution

As expected, members of the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) executive ganged up to ensure a new con…

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USA athlete Chelang'a roasted over comment on Africa

Fierce reactions have greeted remarks by American runner Samuel Chelang’a on staging IAAF World Athletics Series events in Africa.

World champions draw inspiration from track greats

Kenyans wrote history in the medley relay and senior races at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships on Sunday at the Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala.

Juniors find going tough as Uganda savour first ever x-country gold

Kenya once again failed to reclaim the men's and women's junior individual and overall titles at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships.

HOME TRUTH FOR UGANDA: Kamworor turns on afterburners to scorch homeboy Cheptegei

It was an interesting turn of events in the senior races at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships at Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala, Uganda.

ASBEL ANCHORS MEDLEY GOLD: Front running Kiprop scorches field as Kenya win mixed relay

It was a contest that attracted huge interest as Kenyans had already fired warning shots.

Kenya dominate world cross country championships in Uganda

Kenya dominated the World Cross-Country Championships on Sunday, Geoffrey Kamworor defending his men's title, Irene Cheptai leading a historic cleansweep in the women's race and Asbel Kiprop helping to secure a third gold in the mixed relay.

KENYA TAKE ON THE WORLD: Chase for top honours on today at World Cross meeting

At exactly 2pm today, the athletics world is expected to temporarily come to stand still as the 42nd World Cross Country event starts at Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala, Uganda.