Athletics

TRACK DOMINANCE: Otieno, Kidake highlight Athletics Kenya relay series at Nairobi West

Sprinter Mark Otieno and Grace Kidake, who is back from maternity leave highlighted the Athletics Kenya Relays Series first leg at Nairobi West Prisons Grounds, yesterday.

CHAMP IN THE MAKING: Ereng talks up Korir as potential 800m wonder

The connections between the old coach and his young pupil are too obvious to ignore. Both University of Texas …

PREPARATION IN TOP GEAR: As government commits to World Youth games

Local Organising Committee for the forthcoming IAAF World Under 18 athletics Championship led by chairman Jack…

EASY WIN FOR STARS: Rungaru rules Nairobi Cross Country Championship

The reigning Africa Cross Country champion James Rungaru and Rosemary Wanjiru overcome the scorching sun to cu…

Pros and cons of citizenship change

“It has become abundantly clear with regular multiple transfers of athletes, especially from Africa, that th…

ATHLETICS: Kwale couty to host Coast region race

Kwale County hosts the Coast Cross Country Championships this morning and all the six counties within the regi…

SPORTS DAY: Shanzu Open set for this weekend

The 11th edition of Shanzu Open Sports Day takes place today and tomorrow with a record 94 teams participating…

Peris Jepchirchir sets new Half Marathon World Record

Peres Jepchirchir, the reigning world half marathon champion, set a new 21km record at the RAK Half Marathon F…

BIG PLUS FOR KENYA: Freezing new transfers of allegiance will protect local talents

Under-age Kenyans are being “lured” without their consent or knowledge to compete for other countries, a t…

TERRORISTS 10 USA 0: Kenya unhappy as the world's most powerful nation withdraws from Nairobi IAAF Youth championship over terrorism

Kenya is disappointed that the United States have withdrawn from the IAAF World Youth Championship to be held …

Taita-Taveta governor calls for better results at nationals

Lameck Mwakio won the senior men 10km race held at Wundanyi Dawson Mwanyumba stadium in Taita-Taveta County.…

SEASON’S BIG PLANS: Kibiwott beats Kiyeng in Central Rift Cross Country

World 3,000m steeplechase champion Hyvin Kiyeng and Viola Kibiwott, the two-time world cross country junior ch…

Haile shows how to be king off the track

Retired distance running great Haile Gebrselassie threw down the gauntlet to his Kenyan peers at the glitterin…

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READY FOR SHOWDOWN: moenga, taki to headline ak relays series

Former national 100m champion Walter Moenga and IAAF World Steeplechase junior champion Kumari Taki will headline the first leg of the Athletics Kenya National Relays Series at Nairobi West Prisons Grounds tomorrow.

IT’S HISTORY AND RESEMBLANCE: Asbel rides on successes to anchor mixed relay in Kampala

He banks on history as he gears up to anchor the mixed relay squad at the 42nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships set for Kololo Ceremonial Grounds in Kampala, Uganda, on March 26.

OBIRI GETS WILD CARD: Birgen also earns automatic slot for IAAF World Indoors meeting

Olympic 5,000m silver medallist Hellen Obiri and Bethwel Birgen have earned wild cards to the 2018 IAAF World Indoor Championships in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

HUNT FOR MISSING JEWEL: Kiyeng readies for maiden world cross appearance

World 3,000m steeplechase champion Hyvin Kiyeng will be making her first appearance at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships.

LEARNING EXPERIENCE: All Stars players learn more than just football

Eye-opening might be an overused adjective when it comes to SportPesa All Stars visit to Hull City, but it is the word that best describes their experience here.

Anti-drugs agency launches public campaign

Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya has launched a public campaign to educate athletes on dangers of doping on their socio-economic life.

SHOCK FOR KDF CROSS COUNTRY TEAM: Soldiers miss out as AK names squad to Kampala IAAF meet

The National Cross Country selections at Uhuru Gardens in Nairobi elicited debate among athletics lovers.

Barsoton dazzles at trials

Kenya selected her best team as it readies for IAAF World Cross Country supremacy battle after a breathtaking showpiece at Uhuru Gardens, along Langata Road, yesterday.

WORLD CROSS BATTLE: Elite runners seek berths in global event

It’s a do-or-die for Kenya’s world-beating stars who want to make it to the 42nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships at Kololo Ceremonial Grounds in Kampala, Uganda, on March 26.