Wanyoike to lead Kenyans in virtual race against South Africans

Henry Wanyoike (right) participates in a past race.

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What you need to know:

  • It has been organised by Blaze Sports Kenya Marketing Agency in conjunction with Onsite Event of South Africa, and will start at 6am to 7pm
  • Wanyoike, who is visually impaired and a multiple gold medalist in various races, said his target is to finish the 5km race in less than 15 minutes
  • With the winner being decided by the total distance covered by the athletes, Robert Kiriago who is the organiser in Kenyan encouraged more local runners to register

Paralympian Henry Wanyoike will headline "The Africa Challenge" - a virtual race pitting Kenyan, and South African athletes - on Saturday. 


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