Marathoners ooze confidence ahead of Worlds

Tokyo Marathon silver medallist Gideon Kipketer (left) and Boston Marathon champion Geoffrey Kirui during training on July 25, 2017. PHOTO | JARED NYATAYA |

What you need to know:

  • Kenya’s cocktail of big city and championship marathon runners are confident of an impressive outing at the 16th IAAF World Championships in London next week.
  • The marathon team that has been camping in Naiberi, Uasin Gishu County, and despite their little experience in the World Championships, the athletes yesterday said they will run a good race, “just like any other marathon.”

Kenya’s cocktail of big city and championship marathon runners are confident of an impressive outing at the 16th IAAF World Championships in London next week.

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