Eliud Kipchoge EGH is a Kenyan long-distance runner who competes in the marathon and formerly competed at the 5000 metre distance. He is the world record holder in the marathon with a time of 2:01:39, set on 16 September 2018, at the 2018 Berlin Marathon.
Eliud Kipchoge wife is Grace Sugut, whom he met through her brother Amos. They both attended the same primary and secondary school and have been married for 14 years. The couple has three children together: two boys Jordon and Griffin and a girl named Lynne.
The life Kipchoge lives is a simple one, as free from distractions as possible. The setting is the remote Kenyan village of Kaptagat.He has a camp where he trains other people who inspire to be like him and his presence has really played a huge role to them.The main purpose of camp life is to rack up the training miles necessary for Eliud and the other athletes to fulfil their ambitious goals.
Patrick Sang, the life-long coach of Eliud, explains: “The camp is like a second home to the athletes. There is a cycle throughout the year. Athletes, when they rest, are at their homes, which is where they do they basic training.”
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