2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championship Archives | Sportzwiki

Kenya’s Kipyegon, Tirop Ready For World Cross Country Challenge In Uganda

/ 14 March 2017

Faith Kipyegon

Nairobi, March 13 (IANS) With just a week before the World Cross Country Championships in Kampala, Kenya is confident it has polished skills of its athletes and they are ready to take on the world’s


Kenya’s Kiprop Upbeat On Return To World Cross-Country Meet

/ 28 February 2017

Asbel Kiprop

Nairobi, Feb 28 (IANS) World champion in 1500 metres Asbel Kiprop of Kenya is making a return to cross-country running after 10 years and hopes to excel when the World Championships are held in Kampala,


Steeplechase Champion Kiyeng Withdraws From World Cross-Country

/ 09 February 2017

Nairobi, Feb 8 (IANS) World steeplechase champion Hyvin Kiyeng Jepkemoi of Kenya is the latest athlete to pull out of the World Cross-Country Championships in Kampala next month. Kiyeng, who won gold at the 2015


Uganda Gears Up To Host 2017 World Cross Country Event

/ 10 November 2016

Kampala, Nov 10 (IANS) Although feeling the financial pinch, Uganda is determined to put up a good show when it hosts the 2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championship. Preparations are in high gear, according to