Videos: Kiplimo, Chebet Win National Cross Country Championships

Senior Men – 10 Km

  1. Kiplimo Jacob UWA 29:03.8
  2. Kibet Dan – Prisons 29:11.8
  3. Kiplangat Hosea – Prisons 29:14.2

Senior Women – 10 Km

  1. Chebet Rachael Zena – Prisons 32:59.9
  2. Cheptoyek Joy – Arua 33:16.7
  3. Chekwemoi Loise – 33:52.0 UWA

Jacob Kiplimo and Rachel Zena Chebet emerged victorious in their respective senior races at the National cross-country championships held in Tororo on Saturday.

The reigning World cross country champion secured the 10km race victory in 29 minutes and 3 seconds, closely followed by Dan Kibet and Hosea Kiplangat.

Despite losing her mother just days prior to the event, Chebet clocked 32 minutes and 59.9 seconds to finish triumphantly in the Women’s race.

The duo is expected to lead Uganda’s charge at the World Cross Country Championships scheduled for March 30th in Belgrade, Serbia.

Jacob Kiplimo:

Zena Chebet

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