Chepkorir, Koisetia win U-18 titles at Nairobi Cross Country

Fancy Chepkorir during girls U-18 5km race at Nairobi Cross Country

Lang'ata's Fancy Chepkorir leads the Under-18 girls 5km race during the Athletics Kenya Nairobi Cross Country Championships at the Kenya Prisons Service ground, Nairobi West on January 15, 2022.

Photo credit: Chris Omollo | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Chepkorir, who finished fourth last year, was sublime in her execution this time around to win the girls' 5km race in 16 minutes and 10.0 seconds
  • Koisetia clocked 17:19.9 to win boys' 6km, beating Makadara's William Kumpe to second place in 17:24.1

Lang'ata's Fancy Chepkorir and Emmanuel Koisetia from Starehe destroyed their respective fields to win their Under-18 girls and boys races during the Athletics Kenya Nairobi Cross Country Championships on Saturday at the Kenya Prisons Service ground, Nairobi West.

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