Athletes to warm up for season at University of Eldoret Cross country

Valarie Jemeli (second right) and Pascalin Jepkorir (right) compete during the Gynocare Fistula Half Marathon in Eldoret town on May 22, 2016. PHOTO | JARED NYATAYA |

What you need to know:

  • Last weekend's Ndalat Gaa Cross Country set off the season as athletes focus on next year's IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Uganda.
  • Among athletes expected in today's race are last year's winners Valarie Jemeli and Cleophas Ng'etich.
  • Pascaliah Jepkorir, the 2010 IAAF World Half Marathon bronze medallist, is also expected in the women's 8km senior race.

Over 1000 athletes will be competing in Saturday's University of Eldoret Cross Country as they ready themselves for the race for tickets to the World Cross Country Championships.


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