Jacob Kiplimo, Rebecca Cheptegei Win UAF Eastern Cross Country Championship

Jacob Kiplimo, Rebecca Cheptegei Win UAF Eastern Cross Country Championship

Ugandan Long-distance runner Jacob Kiplimo on Saturday won the Regional cross country championships that were held at Tuban playgrounds in Kapchorwa Municipality. The 2022 Commonwealth double Gold medalist, comfortably secured the 10km race victory in 29:42.02. He was followed by Martin Magengo Kiprotich who crossed the finishing line in 30:11.99 while Caleb Dismas Yeko came third in 30:21.53. […]

Jacob Kiplimo Wins Gold at Commonwealth Games

Jacob Kiplimo Wins Gold at Commonwealth Games

On Monday 1st August 2022 night, Uganda’s Jacob Kiplimo won the men’s 10,000m  gold medal at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. The 21-year-old long-distance runner beat stiff competition from three Kenyans including of Kibiwott Kandie, Daniel Ebenyo and Edward Zakayo Pingua. However, the Ugandan runner stunned everyone by putting up a record time of […]