Kipchoge News

Online uproar as state overlooks marathon maestro in honours roll

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).

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Haji, Waiguru, Joho feted as Eliud Kipchoge misses out

However, world marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge's name is conspicuously missing from the list.

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

MAKORI: Doha’s midnight marathon poses exciting challenge

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.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 10, 2018

Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon

- 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.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 10, 2018

The kingmaker: Man who made Eliud Kipchoge

“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.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 9, 2018

Ex-winner Rudisha hails Eliud Kipchoge

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.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

Celebrate Kipchoge, don't forget others reaching for the stars

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.

The Standard , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge keeps fans guessing

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.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

Kenya’s Kipchoge, Colombian Ibarguen scoop IAAF awards

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.

The Independent , Uganda Dec 5, 2018

UhuRuto, Raila congratulate Kipchoge for IAAF award

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.

The Star , Kenya Dec 5, 2018