Agnes Tirop

Athletes, coaches and members of the public during a procession from Eldoret Hospital Mortuary in Eldoret town, Uasin Gishu County escorting the body of the late Agnes Tirop to Kapnyamisa Primary School in Nandi County for a funeral service on October 22, 2021.

| Jared Nyataya | Nation Media Group

Kenya lost Tirop and a host of talented sports figures

What you need to know:

  • Task force to seek ways of addressing social challenges athletes face

Agnes Tirop's death marked one of the lowest moments of an action-packed sporting period in 2021.

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