Rest In Peace: Sad Photos Of Agnes Tirop's Burial Event Which Took Place In Kapnyemisa Primary School
Today was one of the saddest days and Agnes Tirop a 25yrs old Kenyan athlete was being laid to rest. The burial event took place in Kapnyemisa Primary School Nandi county and it was attended by several Kenyan athletes. The athletes were given time to mourn their colleague and you could see that they really wished the best for her in the athletics journey.
Hellen Obiri is the world 5000M champion and basically she was one of the closest friends to Agnes Tirop. Today, Hellen Obiri attended Tirop's burial event which took place in Nandi county. She was in the company of some athletes the likes of Mary Keitany, Peres Jepchirchir, David Rudisha, Kipkemboi among others who have been representing our country well internationally.
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.
Kenya's female marathoner Peres Jepchirchir has warmed hearts after she built her uncle a house. Peres Jepchirchir has rewarded the uncle who raised her since she was only 2 years by building her a house. The female marathoner was among the Kenyan athletics who stole the show in the recently concluded Tokyo Olympics after she earned the country a gold medal
They say Hard Work Pays and indeed Athletes of Uganda are ripping from the Fruits of their sweat after President Museveni accorded them a Grand Reception at the airport after doing a Good Job in Tokyo Olympics Uganda Collected Two Golds, One silver and One Bronze And Was ranked 36th Globally.
Kenya seems to have saved her best performances in the Tokyo Olympics for last. In the women’s marathon, Peres Jepchirchir and Brigid Kosgei exhibited superb Kenyan spirit and coordination to clinch gold and silver in a race where they were heavy favourites. Unfortunately, Ruth Chepngetich did not finish the race.Another gold, another silver medal for team Kenya.
Retirement is the last thing in the mind of Olympic marathon men's champion Eliud Kipchoge. After landing at JKIA, alongside 1500m silver medalists Timothy Cheruyot and marathoner Ruth Chepngetich, the 36-year-old remained non-committal on whether he would hang his boots after the triumph in Japan. The government had welcomed the team back home, lauding them for their good performance at the various competitions.
Peres Jepchirchir is a renown Kenyan athlete and she takes part in marathon races. She currently holds an Olympic title after bagging gold medal recently in the races which were held in Tokyo. Apparently, the mother of one is so humble and she has never forgotten her background.
Tokyo Olympic silver medallist, Brigid Kosgei will attempt to win her third successive women’s title at the London Marathon that will be held on Sunday (3) in the Streets of London. The 27-year-old, who is recovering from the heat and humidity of Sapporo in Japan in early August, is likely to face considerably cooler and damper conditions in the British capital.
Olympic Marathon Champion Peres Jepchirchir, will make debut at 50th edition of the New York City Marathon that will be held on 7, November 2021 in New York. Jepchirchir will have a rematch with Tokyo 2020 marathon bronze medallist Molly Seidel of the United States. In what is the deepest American field in recent years, Seidel will have tough competition against fellow U.S. teammates from Tokyo, Sally Kipyego and Aliphine Tuliamuk.
Kenyan athletes started coming back in the country few days ago from the recently concluded Olympic games in Tokyo Japan. Having struggled to maintain their dominance in various tournaments, the Kenyan team, unlike our Ugandan counterparts, arrived in the country without their usual warm welcome and celebrations.
Kenya has toped Africa Olympics Medal table in just concluded Olympic games held in Tokyo Japan , though Kenya Didi not perform best in the level of there expectations but our country managed to top the list in Africa with 10 medals in totalKenya managed to get 4 Gold metal from Emanuel korir ,Eliud kipchoge ,Faith kipyegon and Peres Jepchirchir all brought home gold metal .Kenya was lucky to get 4 silver medal and 2 Bronze medal from Tokyo Olympics so in total Kenya heard 10 medal and emerged to be the best country in Africa with highest medal .
seePresident uhuru Kenyatta today followed the footsteps of the president Yoweri Museveni after honouring the kenyan athletes.The president announced that the gold winner will receive one million shilings, the silver winner to take home Sh 750000 and the Bronze winner to get Sh 500009 shilings respectfully. A few days ago the president of Uganda awarded the medalist champions with vehicles.
Thousands of Kenyans took to the social media to welcome back the country's Olympic 2020 heros as they landed in the country this morning, however, most Kenyans blamed the government for not giving the athletes a warm welcome as they landed in the country. Kenyans were quick to express their dissatisfaction over the government's unconcerned efforts in the athletes' travel back to Kenya.
After team Kenya clinching Four golds, Four silvers and two bronze in the recently completed Olympics games which were hosted in Tokyo, President Kenyatta has decided to a award the Participants. Kenyatta will award Kshs1 million to the gold medalists, Kshs 750,000 to those who won silver and Kshs 500,000 for the Bronze medalists.
Kenya’s Brenda Jepleting was the surprise winner of the Road To Records half marathon that was held on Sunday (12) at the Adidas headquarters in Herzogenaurach, Germany. Adidas had announced few days ago that it will host a talent-packed road race festival today. Olympic Marathon champion Peres Jepchirchir was a special guest in the event.
The government welcomed the team back home , launding them for their good performance at various competition . Four gold ,four silver and two bronze hosted Kenyan to 19th on modal standing and top performing African country at games. Eliud kipchoge,Peres Jepchirchir ,Faith kipyegon and Emmanuel korir gave the country something to smile about by clinching gold medals in respective areas.
Among the games participated, Kenya neither haven't performed best nor worst at the Olympic Games in Tokyo.Kenya has finished with 10 medals off the track.That is four gold ,four silver and two silver.Kenya at last fall to be placed at 19th place out of the 200 countries.The good attractive thing is team Kenya was ranked as best in Africa.
Few days have gone since the end of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games.Different countries across the world were well represented by different potential athletes.Kenya as a country was well represented with different Kenyan athletes who actually showed their patriotic nature by very impressive performance in different races.Kenya was represented by athletes whom included the athlete king Eliud Kipchoge, famous sprinter Fedinand Omanyala, Timothy Cheruiyot,Abel Kipasang,Peres Jepchirchir, Brigid Kosgei, Faith Kipyegon among others.
President Uhuru Kenyatta rewards athletes who got medals in the Tokyo Olympics. KSh1M, KSh0.75M and KSh0.5M for Gold, Silver and Bronze medalists respectively. The latest development comes back when Kenyan 2020 Olympic medalists jetted back in the country Wednesday morning last week from Tokyo. The Kenyan government welcomed the medalists back to Kenya, appreciating them for their tremendous job they showed at the various competitions.