Athletics

READY FOR BATTLE: Asbel vows to stop aggression in mixed relay squad on Sunday

Three-time world 1,500m champion Asbel Kiprop is confident the mixed relay squad will weather the storm when called upon during the 42nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala, Uganda, on Sunday.

THIS IS HOW IT IS DONE: IAAF begins training World Youth officials

World athletics body has begun training technical officials ahead of the World U-18 Championships slated for N…

TOKYO FALLEN, LONDON NEXT: Inspired by victory in Japan, Chepchirchir targets worlds Marathon in August

After chalking up a brilliant win in Tokyo Marathon recently, Sarah Chepchirchir now harbours lofty dreams.…

ATHLETICS: IAAF happy with Kenya's anti-doping plans

International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) Medical and Anti-Doping Commission is satisfied w…

OTIENO, MANANGOI STAR: Top names turn up in second leg of AK Relay Series

Mark Otieno continued his dominant performance as World silver medallist Elijah Manangoi and Ferguson Rotich h…

Tergat launches legacy project during visit to Kampala

Five-time world cross country champion Paul Tergat launched and promoted a series of projects ahead of the IAA…

Athletics: Coe happy with Putin’s doping pledge

IAAF president Sebastian Coe says he is "encouraged" by Russian President Vladimir Putin's pledge to establish…

May the best ‘Kenyans’ win: Kenyan team faces stiff competition from brothers in diaspora at World Cross meet

The Team Kenya team captain for this year’s IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Leonard Patrick Komon, i…

ATHLETICS: Record holders for Prague meet

Organisers of the Sportisimo Prague Half Marathon have announced a world-class field for the IAAF Gold Label R…

AK pleads with senior athletes to participate in relay series

Athletics Kenya has appealed to senior athletes to consider taking part in the ongoing AK Relay Series.…

ATHLETICS: Putin pledges 'independent' anti-doping system

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday pledged to establish an “independent” system to tackle dopin…

First Lady pledges support to World U-18 games

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has said she is fully behind the forthcoming IAAF World U-18 Athletics Championsh…

'I'm a clean athlete' insists Mo Farah

Britain's four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah on Sunday insisted he was "a clean athlete" after a leaked Unite…

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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 Olympic Games in Beijing, China. Although she brought home a bronze medal, Margaret Wambui Nyairera’s well-built physique remains the unending talking point.

Stage set for World Youth champs

The 2017 IAAF World Under-18 championships' Local Organising Committee (LOC) is optimistic the biennial event, which will be held in July 12-16 in Nairobi, will be a success.

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 honour.

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 Championships at the Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala, Uganda.

Athletics: Rudisha set for Jamaican meet

Usain Bolt, fellow world record holders David Rudisha and Wayde van Niekerk and middle distance king Mo Farah will headline the JN Racers Grand Prix on June 10, organisers announced on Friday.

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 Cross Country meet at the Kololo Independence grounds in Kampala, Uganda next Sunday.

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 ahead of the 42nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships.

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 warning shot to its competitors.

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 implementing club licensing.