Barnabas Korir's broken dreams, honour of induction into Iowa State Hall of Fame

Kenyan Hall of Famer Barnabas Korir, who is also Chairman of Youth Development Programme at Athletics Kenya, displays some of his memorabilia in Nairobi on September 25, 2019. PHOTO | CHRIS OMOLLO |

What you need to know:

  • He thanked his wife for her unwavering support. They met in 1975 while in high school, and the couple has four children.

He came close to representing Kenya twice at the Olympics but, as fate would have it, he never achieved that dream.

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