Kenya selects 40 for World championships & 67 for All Africa Games

By evelyn watta
Aug 02, 2015
  • Julius Yego will not defend his All African games title in Congo.He was part of the 40 athletes selected for the World Championships.(Photo by Shutterspeed)

After the two day trials at the Safaricom Kasarani Stadium Athletics Kenya selectors picked a team of for Beijing and another 67 runners to compete at the All Africa Games in Brazzaville, Congo.

 

Team to World championships: 200m Men 1. Mike Mokamba 2. Kelvin Nkanata 400m Women 3. Joyse Sakari 4. Maureen Chelagat 400m Men 5. Alphas Kichoyan 400m H 6. Nicholas Bett 7. Boniface Mucheru 8. Haron Koech 800m Women Eunice Sum Janethe Jepkosgei 800m Men Ferguson Rotich David Rudisha Alfred Kipketer 1500m Women 9. Faith Jepngetich 10. Nancy Jepkwemoi 11. Viola Cheptoo Lagat 1500m Men 12. Asbel Kiprop 13. Silas Kiplagat 14. Elijah Manangoi 15. Timothy Cheruiyot 3000m Men 16. Jirus Birach 17. Conceselus Kipruto 18. Brimin Kip Ruto 19. Ezekiel Kemboi 3000m Sc Women 20. Hyvin Kiyeng 21. Virginia Nyambura 22. Roseline Jepngetich 5000m Women 23. Viola Kibiwot 24. Irene Cheptai 25. Mercy Cherono 5000m Men 26. Edwin Soi 27. Emmanuel Kipsang 28. Caleb Mwangangi 29. Isaiah Kiplagat 10000m Women 30. Vivan Cheruiyot 31. Besty Saina 32. Sally Kipyego 10000m Men 33. Geofrey Kipsang Kamworor 34. Bedan Karioki 35. Paul Kipngetich Javelin 36. Julius Yego Marathon Men 37. Wilson Kipsang 38. Dennis Kimetto 39. Mark Korir Marathon Women 40. Edna Kiplagat 41. Jemima Jelagat 42. Hela Kiprop 43. Visiline Jepkesio

Team For All Africa Games 100m Women 1. Eunice Kadogo 100m Men 2. Mike Mokamba 3. Mark Otieno 200m Men 1. Mike Mokamba 2. Calvin Nkanata 3. Peter Mwai 100m Hurdles Women 1. Pricilla Tambunda 2. Florence Wasike 3. Caroline Waiganjo 400m Men 1. Boniface Mweresa 2. Raymond Kibet 3. Alex Sampao 400m Women Hurdles 1. Francisca Koki 400m Men Hurdles 1. Kiprono Kosgei 2. Willy Mbevi 3. Geofrey Kipkoech 800m Women 1. Aneth Mwanzi 2. Sylvia Chesebe 3. Winnie Chebet 800m Men 1. Jackson Kivuva 2. Job Kinyor 3. Jonathan Kitilit 1500m Women 1. Beatrice Chepkoech 2. Caroline Jepkemoi 3. Winfred Mbithe 1500m Men 1. Timothy Cheruiyot 2. Ronald Kwemoi 3. James Magut 3000m Sc Women 1. Purity Cherotich 2. Magdaline Masai 3. Joan Jepkemoi 3000m Sc Men 1. Abel Mutai 2. Clement Kemboi 3. Hillary Kemboi 5000m Women 1. Janeth Kisa 2. Margret Jelimo 3. Alice Aprot 5000m Men 1. Isaac Koech 2. Thomas Longosiwa 3. Joseph Kiplimokitur 10000m Women 1. Joyce Chepkirui 2. Gladys Chesir 3. Agnes Tirop 20km Walk Women 1. Grace Wanjiru 2. Grace Thoiti 3. Judith Jerop 20km Walk Men 1. Samuel Kathimba 2. Simon Wachira 3. David Kimutai 10000m Men 1. Vincent Yator 2. Leonard Barsoton 3. Geofrey Kipkorir Kirui 4x100m Relay Women 1. Eunice Kadogo 2. Millicent Ndoro 3. Freshia Mwangi 4. Maurine Thomas 5. Hellen Syombua 6. Safina Mukoswa 4x100m Relay Men 1. Mike Mokamba 2. Mark Otieno 3. Tony Chirchir 4. Gilbert Otieno Triple Jump Men 1. Elisha Kimitei 2. Tera Lagat 3. Isaac Kirwa High Jump Men 1. Mathew Sawe Javelin Men 2. Alex Kiprotich 3. Nwlson Yego Hammer Women 1. Rebecca Kerubo Decathlon 2. Elisha Chesoen 3. Vincent Tarus 4. Gilbert Koech Heptathlon 1. Priscilla Tambunda 2. Jackline Jeruto Long Jump 1. Kiplagat Ruto Shot Put 2. Mamase Onyango Half Marathon Women 3. Janeth Rono Half Marathon Women 4. Luka Kamba 5. Felix Chirchir Kiprotich 6. Lucas Rotich