It will be battle royale at Nyayo Stadium as Kenya’s top track and field stars seek tickets to fly the country’s flag at the IAAF World Championships in London in August.
In the absence of world and Olympic champion Vivian Cheruiyot, Kenya’s hopes in the long distance races rests with Olympic 5,000m silver medallist Hellen Obiri.
World 800m record holder David Rudisha has withdrawn from the national trials as Athletics Kenya (AK) released a star-studded start list for the two-day meeting scheduled for tomorrow and Saturday at Nyayo Stadium.
National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) could face further sanctions from the international body following a delay in holding elections.
Racing against time for Worlds: Hurdler Mucheru and 10,000 runner Saina battling for fitness hoping for wild cards
Plans for the IAAF London World Championships national trials have hit top gear with the arrival of the foreign legion ahead of the two-day event that starts at Nyayo Stadium on Friday.
Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) has partnered with the IAAF World U18 Championships Local Organizing Committee (LOC) in support of the championships slated for Kasarani Stadium from July 12-16.
Kenya’s squad to the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships will be picked next Friday and Saturday.
After two days of nothing but pure challenge, Kenya finally picked its squad for the 10th IAAF World Under-18 Athletics Championships set for Nairobi from July 12-16.