Read: Haji, Waiguru, Joho feted as Eliud Kipchoge misses out The governors who were honoured with EGH second class are Ali Joho (Mombasa), Martin Wambora (Embu), Samuel Tunai (Narok), Cornel Rasanga (Siaya), Josphat Nanok (Turkana), Alex Tolgos (Elgeyo Marakwet), Jackson Mandago (Uasin Gishu), Alfred Mutua (Machakos), Joyce Laboso (Bomet) and Anne Waiguru (Kirinyaga).
However, world marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge's name is conspicuously missing from the list.
Last week, IAAF World Athlete of the Year Eliud Kipchoge made another interesting proposal: that marathons be contested between teams, so that, at the end of the season, there are rankings for individual runners and teams, just like Formula One racing does with drivers’ and manufacturers’ rankings.
- Joshua Kipkorir won the race after clocking 2 hours 12 minutes 12 seconds in men's category - Priscah Cherono won in the women's category, followed by Stella Barsosio and Jane Jelagat - The winners, Kipkorir and Cherono, will each walk away with KSh 5.1 million - Kenya's victory in Singapore comes days after Eliud Kipchoge was crowned IAAF Male Athlete of the Year 2018 That Kenya was the favourite team to win the Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon was not in doubt, but sweeping it clean from position one to 17 was something else altogether.
“We did it!” Sang screams and hugs all people around him, as Eliud Kipchoge comes to a screeching halt, salty sweat drying up on his solid cheekbones.
The first Kenyan to win the IAAF Athlete of the Year Award, David Rudisha, on Wednesday welcomed Olympic marathon champion and World marathon record holder, Eliud Kipchoge to the club.
Most Kenyans still recall the heartbreaking sight of would-be 2016 Rio Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge startled, wondering where to get the Team Kenya's water.
MONTE CARLO, MONACO Eliud Kipchoge won’t be celebrating too much when he returns home today after being crowned IAAF Male World Athlete of the Year here on Tuesday night.
Monaco, Principality of Monaco | AFP | Kenyan marathon master Eliud Kipchoge and Colombian jumper Caterine Ibarguen won the IAAF men and women’s 2018 awards on Tuesday.
President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto have sent their hearty congratulatory messages to marathon world record holder Eliud Kipchoge for winning the IAAF Male Athlete of the Year Award.