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10:17
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Pictorial: National Team Preps For World Cross Country Championships Top story

With a roster boasting over 27 skilled athletes, the team has set up camp at the Trinity Biblical Institute in Kapchorwa.
09:14
09:14

Team Uganda Commences Preps For World Cross Championships 1

The team comprises over 28 athletes under the guidance of professional national coaches, including Benjamin Njia, who also serves as the vice president of technical at the Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF).
07:55
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Kiplangat Confirms His Debut at 2024 Tokyo Marathon athlete 1 Top story

Kiplangat aims to have his body in peak condition by late February, anticipating strong competition from elite athletes at the event, including Kenya's Marathon icon, Eliud Kipchoge, who has also confirmed participation.
17:59
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Kiplimo Off for 10Km Valencia Road Race 1

In an interview with Uganda Radio Network, Kiplimo says this competition serves as a season opener and also preparation for the World Cross Country Championships. “I feel prepared and hoping for the best,” says the soft spoken Kiplimo.
13:36
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Encourage Children to Embrace Sports, Education- Cheptegei Rallies Parents 1 1 Top story

The three-time world champion in the 10,000 meters highlighted the pivotal role parents play in aiding their children with essential sports training equipment such as shoes, tracksuits, and educational materials.
13:48
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Kiplimo in High Spirits Ahead of Sevens Hills Race in Netherlands 1

Kiplimo has been training in Kapchorwa under the guidance of his Ugandan Coach, Peter Chelangat.
18:07
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Uganda National Team Sets Off for World Athletics Road Running Championships with High Hopes team uganda 1 Top story

Benjamin Njia, the Vice President of Technical at the Uganda Athletics Federation, expressed confidence in the selected team based on their previous international race performances. He mentioned that during their preparations, the team showed great potential and capability to defend the nation in this anticipated event.
16:46
16:46

Cheptegei Commences Preps for Marathon Debut 1

Cheptegei who recently announced leaving the track for a full marathon (42 kilometres), the longest distance in Athletics, told Uganda Radio Network that his body has started adopting training schedules set by his coach and he hopes he will be in a better position to showcase his potential during the Valencia Marathon in December.
21:29
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Cheptegei Wins 10,000m Gold In World Athletics Championship joshua cheptegei 1 Top story

The reigning 10,000 and 5,000 meter World Record holder, completed the race in 27:51.42 ahead of Kenya’s Daniel Simiu Ebenyo who crossed the finishing line in 27:52.60 micro seconds while Selemon Barega came third in 27:52.72.
10:37
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Cheptegei, Kiplimo Confirm Their Debut At Lausanne Diamond League 1

Both Cheptegei and Kiplimo are currently training in Kapchorwa under the guidance of their personal management coaches and are determined to deliver strong performances in the league.
12:20
12:20

Kiplimo to Participate in Rome Diamond League 1

Kiplimo will be joining Joshua Cheptegei in the 5000m race scheduled for June 2. They will face stiff competition from Kenyan athletes Nicholas Kipkorir Kimeli and Rodgers Kwemoi Chumo as well as Ethiopia's Selemon Barega and Yomif Kejelcha.
12:32
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Kiplimo, Cheptegei in Joint Preparations for New York City Half Marathon 1 Top story

The duo is undergoing the half marathon training in Kapchorwa under the supervision of their personal coaches, Addy Ruiter and Patrick Cheboto. Kiplimo believes the joint training schedules can help them overpower their immediate rivals from Ethiopia and Kenya during the race.
16:09
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Pictorial: National Team Prepares For World Cross Country Championships

The team under the watchful eyes of Coach Benjamin Njia is camping at Trinity Biblical Institute - Kapchorwa.
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National Team Prepares Ahead of World Cross Country Championships 1

Njia, also the Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) Vice President for Technical says the camp which commenced on Monday will end on February 11 before the team leaves for the World event slated for February 18th in Bathurst, Australia.
11:36
11:36

Joshua Cheptegei Offers 60 Scholarships to Vulnerable Athletes 2 1

Sebei Sub-region is one of the communities that have produced Uganda's greatest athletes over the years. However, it is still struggling with a string of challenges which include, among others, Poverty, Gender-Based Violence, early marriages, teenage pregnancies, high levels of school dropouts and female genital mutilation.
10:22
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Kiplimo, Rebecca Cheptegei Win UAF Eastern Cross Country Championships 1 2

Paul Okello, the General Secretary for Uganda Athletics Federation, says Uganda is likely to have a very strong representation at the World Cross Country Championships because the athletes seem to be more prepared, based on their performances at the regional cross country championships.
12:12
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Cheptegei, Kiplimo for Great North Run Half Marathon in England 1 Top story

They will face tough opposition from Ethiopian star runners like Kenenisa Bekele, and Selemon Barega among others.
07:48
07:48

Pictorial: European Union Envoys Visit Kiprotich National High Altitude Training Centre

The Ambassadors kicked off their day with a tour of a demonstration farm of Joel Cherop supported by the Netherlands at Kapenjuria Village in Kapchorwa village. They could later visit the Kiprotich National High Altitude Training Centre at Teryet, Kapchorwa where they toured the facility and engaged with World Cross Country champion Joshua Cheptegei, Olympic marathon champion Stephen Kiprotich, 2019 World Athletics gold medalist Halima Nakayi, middle distance runner Winnie Nanyondo and others.
07:20
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Have Confidence in Sports-French Ambassador Tells Gov't 8 1

The Ambassador of France to Uganda Jules-Armand Aniambossou says that Ugandan athletes and government should have confidence in Sports describing it as a soft power for the country.
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