Posts Tagged “#KipchogewinsIAAFAward”

Revealed: Why Eliud Kipchoge prefers to stay ‘chini ya maji’

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Revealed: Why Eliud Kipchoge prefers to stay ‘chini ya maji’

  Up until now, the World’s Male Athlete of the Year, Eliud Kipchoge has not yet said anything about his glorious win at the recent 2018 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Awards. Truth is if it were some of us who won the award, our followers on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat ‘would not breathe’…

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IAAF scary threats as Eliud Kipchoge shines

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IAAF scary threats as Eliud Kipchoge shines

Kenya has a track record that is admired by many countries in the continents of the world. Our country shines with all the medals our athletes bag and this makes us proud. However a new disease is threatening our superstars. Athletics Kenya president Major Rtd Jackson Tuwei has told athletes to keep performance-enhancing substances to salvage…

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why Kenya might soon lose its integrity in athletics, banned by IAAF

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why Kenya might soon lose its integrity in athletics, banned by IAAF

World Marathon Champion Eliud Kipchoge has not less than once made Kenya happy, with his latest big win being the award for the Athlete of the year, awarded by IAAF. But now, will Kenya be able to scoop such wins in the near future? Well, Athletics Kenya president Major Rtd Jackson Tuwei has told athletes…

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List of Eliud Kipchoge’s struggles before becoming most decorated marathoner in the planet

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List of Eliud Kipchoge’s struggles before becoming most decorated marathoner in the planet

Before success there is always a struggle to get to the top that most legends  will tell you require persistence and hard work. Eliud Kipchoge is indeed a star on the tracks but he has had his failure days too. He made his debut on the 2010 IAAF Diamond League by winning the 5000 m Qatar…

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Kenya Star Kipchoge Brings Political Rival Uhuru-Raila On The Same Page, Here’s How

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Kenya Star Kipchoge Brings Political Rival Uhuru-Raila On The Same Page,  Here’s How

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto have sent their hearty congratulatory messages to marathon world record holder Eliud Kipchoge for winning the IAAF Male Athlete of the Year Award. Kipchoge was on Tuesday honoured at the IAAF annual awards ceremony in Monaco. Congratulations @EliudKipchoge for winning the 2018 IAAF Male Athlete of the…

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Hours Before IAAF Announcement, Eliud Kipchoge Predicted His Win, Here’s How

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Hours Before IAAF Announcement, Eliud Kipchoge Predicted His Win, Here’s How

Eliud Kipchoge’s confidence is infectious. The world marathon record-holder’s philosophical look at things quite inspiring. Vintage Kipchoge didn’t disappoint on Tuesday at a press gathering ahead of this year’s IAAF World Athlete of the Year awards at the Le Meridien Hotel here with sound bytes that excited global athletics journalists. Quotes to die for. “Of…

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Here is the unique muddy IAAF trophy photo of the year

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Here is the unique muddy IAAF trophy photo of the year

They say a picture speaks a thousand words.Indeed this year’s IAAF photo of the year needs no interpretation.Its  a successful product of both perfect timing and an interesting subject in a life story angle. The Spanish photographer’s image of an exhausted and mud-splattered Selemon Barega after winning the Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza in Elgoibar was…

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Twitter Praises Kenya Star Eliud Kipchoge After IAAF Top Honour

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Twitter Praises Kenya Star Eliud Kipchoge After IAAF Top Honour

Marathon world record holder Eliud Kipchoge was on Tuesday honoured as the IAAF male athlete of the year at athletics’ annual awards ceremony. Colombian jumper Caterine Ibarguen was named the woman athlete of the year. Kenyan steeplechase world record holder Beatrice Chepkoech was a finalist. Olympic champion Kipchoge shattered the world marathon record by 78 seconds…

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What the 2018 IAAF World Male Athlete Award means for Eliud Kipchoge

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What the 2018 IAAF World Male Athlete Award means for Eliud Kipchoge

  Before being crowned the World’s Male Athlete of the Year at the 2018 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) awards, Eliud Kipchoge had already exhibited confidence that he would bag the award and also revealed what winning the award would mean to him. A few hours before the award ceremony, at a Press Conference held…

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Greatest of all time! Why 2018 is Kipchoge’s best year yet

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Greatest of all time! Why 2018 is Kipchoge’s best year yet

  If the wins this year are anything to go by, then 2018 could easily be Eliud Kipchoge’s best year yet. The Kenyan athlete has this year been in the headlines for his tremendous hard work that has seen him win titles and accolades that he probably never imagined he would in a lifetime. Let’s…

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Congratulations!! Kenyan Star Eliud Kipchoge Wins IAAF Male Athlete Of The Year

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Congratulations!! Kenyan Star Eliud Kipchoge Wins IAAF Male Athlete Of The Year

Kenyan Athlete Eliud Kipchoge was on Tuesday crowned winner of this year’s Male athlete of the year at the IAAF. The 34 year-old was crowned at a ceremony that was held in Monte Carlo, Monaco. The world Marathon record holder, smashed the marathon world record in Berlin by 78 seconds, completing the 42.195km distance in a time…

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Good News For Kenya: Marathon Legend Eliud Kipchoge Wins Big At IAAF, Know Here

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Good News For Kenya: Marathon Legend Eliud Kipchoge Wins Big At IAAF, Know Here

Kenya’s marathon world record holder Eliud Kipchoge was on Tuesday evening named the International Association of Athletics Federations’, IAAF, 2018 male World Athlete of the Year. Kipchoge had earlier expressed optimism that he was going to win the award. The IAAF wrote on its website: “Kipchoge underlined his status as the world’s most dominant distance…

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Kenyans congratulate Kipchoge on IAAF victory

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Kenyans congratulate Kipchoge on IAAF victory

  Without a doubt, Kenyans on social media are super excited about Eliud Kipchoge’s massive victory after he was awarded the most prestigious award in the world of Athletics. Yesterday evening, in a decorated ceremony attended by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe and the Prince of Monaco, Kipchoge was crowned the…

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Eliud Kipchoge becomes second Kenyan ever to win an IAAF award

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Eliud Kipchoge becomes second Kenyan ever to win an IAAF award

  Kenya’s flag is flying high all around the world as our very own world marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge, puts the country on the map once again! It seems to be a year of victory for the marathoner who barely two months ago was named United Nations Kenya Person of the Year. Well, Kipchoge now…

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The Making of An Icon: Eliud Kipchoge’s Journey to Being World Best

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The Making of An Icon: Eliud Kipchoge’s Journey to Being World Best

Eliud Kipchoge might have been crowned as IAAF’s male athlete of the year 2018 but such a fete did not surely come on a silver platter. Kipchoge has been putting in work and has never stopped pushing himself hard even during his training sessions. Kipchoge is regarded as a man of immense discipline and despite…

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President Kenyatta Lauds Kipchoge for being 2018 IAAF Male Athlete of the Year

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President Kenyatta Lauds Kipchoge for being 2018 IAAF Male Athlete of the Year

President Kenyatta has today led Kenyans in cheering Kenya’s King of athlete; Eliud Kipchoge. This comes after Kipchoge emerged winner in the  International Association of Athletics Federations competition as the Male athlete of the year. It is indeed a good year for the man Eliud Kipchoge as he was  named Kenya’s UN person of the year…

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The world bows down to Eliud Kipchoge as the King of Athletics

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The world bows down to Eliud Kipchoge as the King of Athletics

The World woke up to great news today of the country being placed on the map on athletics. Everyone singing the tune of our very own who has made the country proud.   The tunes are about one of our finest, talented,gifted, passionate .. name them all distance runner Eliud Kipchoge.Eliud Kipchoge has been crowned…

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UhuRuto & Raila Lead the World in Hailing King Eliud Kipchoge

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UhuRuto & Raila Lead the World in Hailing King Eliud Kipchoge

Eliud Kipchoge, the worlds greatest marathoner and probably the greatest to ever set foot on earth is the talk of town all over after his exploits throughout the year saw him crowned as the best Male athlete of the year 2018. Kenya’s Kipchoge ran his incredible 2:01:39 marathon world record in Berlin in September and that performance…

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King of the Universe!! Eliud Kipchoge Reigns Supreme in Monaco

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King of the Universe!! Eliud Kipchoge Reigns Supreme in Monaco

They say that hard work beats talent and that discipline is key to anybody’s success. Such is the notion that the best marathoner on the planet seem to have. From winning marathon after marathon and breaking records all over, Kipchoge has helped keep Kenya on the Map especially when it comes to Long distance races….

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