Eliud Kichoge sends message of gratitude to his family



As the celebration of Eliud Kipchoge’s winning in the marathon continue, the world champion, yesterday, shared his message of gratitude to his fans. Despite the fact that many people played a great role in supporting him in his career achievement, from the message,he put it clear that his family came first. On the list , his wife, Grace Sugut, together his children came first.

Earlier yesterday his wife congratulated his husband on the outstanding performance in the race. In her words, “First of all, I want to congratulate my husband for winning the Berlin Marathon and also God for enabling him to win. I knew he could win but not breaking the world record,” she said.

Wife to the Berlin Marathon winner Eliud Kipchoge also said that his husband always wakes up early every morning for training and it’s through the hard work that he emerged the winner.


Kipchoge went ahead and drafted a very special message to his family which reveals how they had played a very important role and decribed them as a source of his inspiration.

Today the 16th of September 2018, I ran a world record in Berlin, it couldn’t happen without the support of the following:

My gratitude and honor goes to:

1. My family
I thank my wife (Grace) and my kids (Lynne, Griffin and Jordon) for the overwhelming support they gave me for the last 4 months of training, you always inspire me and you are my ignition key.




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