Ex-Kenyans seek to outshine ex-country mates in Olympics

Lucia Kimani-Marcetic,will be running for Bosnia. Photos/ ELIAS MAKORI and VICTAH SAILER

What you need to know:

  • Kimani-Marcetic is among a legion of Kenya-born track stars who have taken up foreign nationalities.
  • Qatar’s team list is crowded with Kenyan imports.

Growing up in Ngong township, Lucia Mwihaki Kimani-Marcetic never thought she would one day be her country’s top star at the Olympic Games.

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