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Three Sports That KDF Have Excelled in Over The Years

The Kenya Defense Forces has always excelled in many sporting activities since the independence of this country was attained in 1963.

The Kenya Defense Forces has seen Olympic Gold medalists come through for the country and represent it in the biggest stage there is.

The Kenya Defense Forces has also seen its men represent Kenya at the Africa Cup of Nations where they did well.

All Africa Games and Commonwealth Games have also seen these men and women do excellently over the years.

Here are the three Sporting activities that the men and women of the Kenya Defense Forces have Excelled in:


Some of the biggest names in the country as far as football in the country is concerned, have come from the Kenya Defense Forces.

Ulinzi Stars has been in the Kenya Premier League for a long time producing stars like Francis Onyiso who is hailed as one of the greatest Kenyan goal keepers of all time.

Ulinzi Stars Football Club. Picture courtesy.


Names like Hellen Obiri are spoken in the global stage after her excellence at the recently concluded Olympic Games that were held in Tokyo, Japan.

Athletics has been a domain of the Kenya Defense Forces over the years and the many men and women who run for the country and are known for being the men and women who protect the country as well.

Picture courtesy. Hellen Obiri being awarded.


The men's volleyball team of the Kenya Defense Forces is among the best teams in the whole of Africa.

They most recently won the national championships and this proves to show just how dedicated and lethal they are both on the court as well as the field protecting the country.

KDF Volleyball team. Picture courtesy.

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