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Kiplimo ‘Not Thinking’ About World Record Ahead of Valencia

Uganda's long distance runner Jacob Kiplimo says that has watered down the talk of breaking a World Record ahead of a half marathon event in Valencia in December this year. Following his World Half Marathon victory in Gdynia Poland this month, Kiplimo will be the man to beat come December....
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Jacob Kiplimo Wins World Half Marathon In Poland

Uganda's Jacob Kiplimo has won the 2020 World Half Marathon in Gdynia, Poland. The teenager finished in a time of 58:49 but debuting pre race favourite and compatriot Joshua Cheptegei finished fourth, just outside the medal bracket. Kiplimo sets the new Championship record which was held by Geoffrey Kamworor who...

Kiplimo Listed For Half Marathon In Valencia

Uganda's long distance runner is braced for the Valencia Half Marathon Elite Edition set for December 6, 2020. The runner has been listed in the start list for an event that will be held without overlapping on the course with the full marathon on the same day. Kiplimo will be...
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Jacob Kiplimo Wins 5000m in Ostrava After Two-Year Absence

Uganda's long distance runner Jacob Kiplimo has defied odds to win the 5000m race at the Golden Spike meeting in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Kiplimo, 19-year old, outpaced favourite Seleman Barega of Ethiopia to win after finishing at 12:48.63 on his return to track. Barega finished third with 12:49.08 while Italy's...

Government Clears Two Athletes To Compete In Czech Republic

The Government has cleared two athletes, Winnie Nanyondo and Jacob Kiplimo to travel to Ostrava, Czech Republic. The two will compete at the 59th edition of the Golden Spike in Ostrava on Tuesday, September 8. Golden Spike is an annual athletics event at the Mestsky Stadium in Ostrava, Czech Republic...