The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has presented Ugandaâ€™s sole gold medal winner at the 2012 London Olympics with a special medal in recognition of his achievement. State Minister for Sports Charles Bakkabulindi presented the medal to Stephen Kiprotich on behalf of the IOC during a ceremony that took place at the Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) offices in Lugogo on Friday night.
Kiplagat said there is no way they can prevent foreign athletes from training with Kenyans in Iten. Kipalgat explained that training with other athletes helps Kenyan runners learn how to cope with stiffer competition.
Ugandaâ€™s gold medal winner at the 2012 London Olympics Stephen Kiprotich will today receive over 350 million that was collected by corporate companies through the New Vision Group, his manager has said.
Ugandaâ€™s sole gold medal winner at the just concluded London Olympics, Steven Kiprotich, will need proper rebranding and more advise if he is to remain a true champion, a Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) official has said.
Parliament on Thursday honoured Stephen Kiprotich, Ugandaâ€™s sole 2012 Olympics gold medalist as government promises to pay a monthly allowance to athletes representing Uganda in Africa and other international competitions.
The Vice President of the Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) in-charge of technical matters Denis Galabuzi has said he is very unhappy other athletes who did not win gold at the London Olympics have not been recognized.