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Joshua Cheptegei Nominated for World Male Athlete of the Year

Uganda's long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei has been nominated for the 2021 World Male Athlete of the year. The World Athlete of the Year award is a prize that can be won by athletes participating in events within the sport of athletics organised by World Athletics, including track and field, cross country running, road running, and racewalking The 10-athlete...

Diamond League: Cheptegei, Kiplimo and Chemutai Headline Eugene Meet

Uganda’s Tokyo Olympics heroes, Joshua Cheptegei, Peruth Chemutai and Jacob Kiplimo will the stars to watch during the Eugene Diamond League due August 21, 202. The other Ugandan Olympians heading to Eugene are Halima Nanyondo and Halima Nakaayi in the Diamond League that has attracted dozens of Tokyo Olympics medalists....
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Cheptegei Needs Sh1.7bn to Complete Training Facility In Kapchorwa

5000m World Record holder, World Championhip and Olympic gold medal medalist Joshua Cheptegei has launched a 100-day fundraising drive to complete his training facility in Kapchorwa. Fresh from winning gold (5000m) and Silver (10,000m) at the just concluded 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Cheptegei highlighted the fact that his initiative was Ugx.1.7bn...

Fortebet Real Stars Awards: Cheptegei Headlines July Winners

World Champion Joshua Cheptegei was one of the July Winners who were recognised at the Fortebet Real Stars Sports Awards on Monday. The best performers were selected from four sports disciplines thanks to awards sponsors Fortebet, Jude Colour Solutions and Canaan Drinks. Cheptegei was named the best Athlete for the...

Chepetegei Wants To Transform Community Through Education

Uganda's long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei seeks to change his society through Education. The multi world record holder says that Education is a basic fundamental requirement and he wants to educate more kids. Cheptegei who studied languages and literature recently bought a school back in his home area in the...

Diamond League: Cheptegei Predicts Tough 5000m in Florence

Uganda's long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei expects tough challenge tonight in the 5000m as he gets his Diamond League season underway in Florence, Italy. Uganda's Winnie Nanyondo will face off with World Record holder Siffan Hassan, Faith Kipyegon and Laura Muir while Albert Chemutai will be in the 3000m steeplechase....

Cheptegei Returns to Namboole For National Trials

The entry of World Champion Joshua Cheptegei and Kenyan runners in the weekend National Track and Field Trials will offer some welcome respite to Ugandan athletes vying to qualify for 2020 Tokyo Olympics. A mix of ideal weather, hot competition and great pacemaking could be able to cause fast times...
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