Kenya’s amazing run at this years’ World Athletics Championship in Daegu, South Korea was simply stunning. Yet again, Kenyan athletes’ dominated the long distance events bagging a total of seventeen medals (17) – Seven (7) Gold Medals, Six (6) Silver Medals and Four (4) Bronze medals.
This exemplary performance catapulted the country to number three position only behind the super powers USA and Russia.
We look back at Kenya’s 7 Golden Moments at Daegu
Edna Kiplagat – Gold Medal Women’s Marathon
Abel Kirui – Gold Medal Men’s Marathon
Vivian Cheruiyot – Gold Medal Women’s 10,000m
Vivian Cheruiyot – Gold Medal Women’s 5,000m
Asbel Kiprop – Gold Medal Men’s 1,500m
David Rudisha – Gold Medal Men’s 800m
Ezekiel Kemboi – Gold Medal Men’s 3,000m Steeplechase