Paralympics


Samwel Muchai won two gold medals for Kenya in Rio.

Koech bags Silver to wrap up Kenya’s six medal haul at the Paralympics

19/09/16 – Kenya ended its Paralympics campaign on a high on Sunday as Nancy Koech added a silver as the nine athletes managed… read more »

Henry Kirwa in the 5000m race in London. He won the T13 5000m gold in Rio on Thursday.

Kirwa bags Kenya’s third gold in Rio

16/09/16 – Kenya’s Henry Kirwa comfortably sped past early leader and defending Moroccan Champion El Amin Chentouf to… read more »

Kenya's Samwel Muchai Kimani with his guide James Boit wins the Gold Medal in the Men's 1500m - T11 Final. Athletics in the Olympic Stadium on September,13.(Photo:Al Tielemans/OIS/IOC)

Marvellous Muchai wins second gold in Rio, equals Kenya’s best in Paralympics

14/09/16 – Kenya’s visually-impaired Para athlete Samwel Muchai completed the distance double on Tuesday (13 September),… read more »

Henry Kirwa at a past Paralympic games. He won bronze on Sunday in Rio.(Photo:File)

Kirwa boosts Kenya’s medal tally with 1500m bronze

12/09/16 – Kenya’s Henry Kirwa failed in his bid to regain the 1500m T13 gold as he settled for bronze in Sunday’s… read more »

Kenyan Powerlifter bolts out, Rower drops to repachage

09/09/16 – Kenyan rower Itaken Kipelian dropped down to repachage after finishing sixth in the AS men’s single sculls… read more »

Kenya’s Muchai claim first Para athletics gold, three compatriots disqualified

08/09/16 – Kenya’s Samwel Muchai Kimani clinched the first Para athletics gold medal of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games… read more »

Athlete petitions her exclusion from Paralympics team

19/08/16 – Kenya National Paralympics Committee (KNPC) was put to task on Thursday to explain the exclusion of Sylvia Atieno… read more »

Samuel Muchai with his guide after winning gold in London in a World Record time.(Photo:SNA File)

Kenya Paralympians cry out for support as they prepare to head out to Rio games

18/07/16 – London 2012 games were exceptional for two Kenyan runners. David Rudisha won the Olympic gold… read more »

Kenya Paralympics team that competed at the qualifying event in Morocco.(Photo:Courtesy)

14 Kenyan athletes qualify for Paralympic games

10/05/16 – 14 track and field athletes have qualified to represent Kenya in the Paralympic games to be held in Brazil, Rio-de… read more »

Nelly Sile with her home made Javelin throws.(Photo by Emmanuel Sabuni)

After gold in Dubai, Sile now targets Olympic medal in Rio

08/04/16 – Nelly Sile is living proof that Sport has no boundaries or age limit. At 42, she could be considered a little… read more »

International Paralympics committee slams government failure to support Kenya team

22/10/15 – The International Paralympics Committee, IPC has reacted to the governments last minute failure to support the… read more »

Gold medalist Abraham Tarbei(holding his daughter) and David Korir the doble silver winner.(Photo by Shutterspeed)

Paralympics team returns home

11/09/12 – The Kenya Paralympic team led by Gold medalists Samwel Muchai and Abraham Tarbei arrived back home to a heroes… read more »

Kenyan Mary Nakhumicha.(Photo by Shutterspeed)

Tarbei signs off with Bronze, as Nakhumicha wins IPC award

09/09/12 – Abraham Tarbei signed off Kenya’s medal hunt for Paralympic medals on track with a Bronze on penultimate… read more »

(L-R) Silver medallist Wondiye Fikre Indelbu of Ethiopia, gold medallist Abraham Tarbei of Kenya and bronze medallist Samir Nouioua of Algeria after the men's 1500m - T46.(Photo:London2012)

Tarbei aims to qualify for Olympic and Paralympic in Rio

05/09/12 – Kenya’s Abraham Tarbei said he was ‘aiming to the sky’ after winning the men’s 1500m – T46 gold medal.he 25-year-old… read more »

Abraham Tarbei of Kenya crosses the line to win gold in the men's 1500m - T46 final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at Olympic Stadium.(Photo:London2012)

Tarbei retains Paralympic 1500m crown in record time

05/09/12 – Kenya picked up its second gold at the Paralympics Games in yet another world record run by Abraham Tarbei in the… read more »

Kenya's Samwel Muchai(right) and his guide James Boit celebrate after winning the 1500m T11  race in a world record time.(Photo:London2012)

Record Breaking Muchai claims Kenya’s first Paralympic gold

03/09/12 – Kenya’s Samwel Muchai won Kenya’s first gold in a world record time of 3:58.37 on Monday in the men’s… read more »

Kirwa, Mushai chase Paralympic gold

02/09/12 – Triple Gold medalist from Beijing Kenyan Henry Kirwa booked his final slot in the men’s 1500m T12 alongside… read more »

Samuel Mushai competes in the men's 1500m T11 qualifiers Friday at the Olympic stadium in London.(Photo:London2012)

Tarbei leads Kenyan trio in 1500m final in London

01/09/12 – The second day of competition at the Paralympic games in London was yet another promising day for team Kenya as… read more »

The Kenyan Paralympics team at the teams March past on Wednesday at the opening ceremony in London.

Kenyans begin quest for Paralympic medals

31/08/12 – Kenyans begin their chase for Paralympic medals on Friday at London’s Olympic stadium with Samwel Mushai… read more »

Kenya grabs four gold at World deaf championships

23/07/12 – Kenya wrapped up her showing at the second edition of the Word deaf athletics championships in Toronto, Canada… read more »