Kenya is the home of Champions when it comes to athletics especially long distance races.
Today, World Marathon Champion Ruth Chepngetich has set a new half marathon record in a race at N Koley Instanbul Half Marathon.
Photo: Ruth Chepngetich (Courtesy)
When World Athletics announced the good news on its official facebook account, Kenyans did not hesitate to celebrate such a great performance by Ruth.
Here are some screenshots showing how Kenyans celebrated;
Ruth Chepngetich is also the winner of the race back in the year 2017 and 2019 respectively.
Congratulations team Kenya for representing our Flag
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