Many may have not known Kenyan runner Viola Lagat through her Athletics career but she is a very articulate lady who never shys to speak her mind. Viola is now heading to New York City Marathon for her big assignment. She will be competing in the World Major marathon race that will be taking place next weekend on 7th November 2021.The scheduled event will be her debut marathon race.
The New York City Marathon marked a return after cancelling last year due to the corona virus pandemic. This was the 50th edition of the marathon and kenyan truly delivered. Kenyan Albert Korir clinched the Men's race in the 2021 edition. He won 2 hours, 8 minutes and 22 seconds.
Kenyan athletes are famous all over the world for their outstanding records in long distance running events. In every Continental and International Athletics, the Kenyan flag must hit every corner of social media die to an incredible job done by both makes in females especially in long races.
Legendary distance runner Kenenisa Bekele has been missing in action for a long time and hasn't ran a marathon in eighteen (18) months. He is set to make a comeback at the Berlin Marathon and a few weeks later he will run at the New York City Marathon.