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Kenya Sweeps Podium At London Marathon

Eliud Kipchoge led a Kenyan clean sweep of the podium places as he won the men’s London Marathon on Sunday in a time of two hours, four minutes and 41 seconds. The final mile saw Kipchoge, the Chicago Marathon champion, sprint clear of defending London Marathon champion Wilson Kipsang who was eying his third win […]

When the sun sets today, First Lady Margaret Kenyatta is expected to have accomplished a lifetime feat of conquering the London Marathon circuit and being the first ever First Lady to do so. It’s a culmination of two months of get-ready-for it that has thrust the erstwhile publicity-shy Mrs Kenyatta into the news at home […]

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At 10.30am, she will join elite runners in 42-km race she hopes to finish in under seven hours. First Lady’s ‘Beyond Zero’ campaign hopes to buy 47 mobile clinics, one for each county. “We are very focused. We are ready.” This was First Lady Margaret Kenyatta’s rallying call on Saturday as she prepared to take […]

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President Uhuru Kenyatta will Tuesday begin a two-week official trip that will take him to Belgium, Rwanda, Turkey and the United Kingdom.  He will end his tour in London, where he will hold meetings on trade, while supporting First Lady Margaret Kenyatta who will run in the London Marathon on April 13. Mr Kenyatta will […]

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The elite field for this year’s London marathon was unveiled on Saturday in the Kenyan Rift Valley town of Iten where most of the top contenders have converged to take advantage of the high altitude ahead of the big race in April. The athletes, including Britain’s double world and Olympic champion Mo Farah and two-time […]

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