Adamu set world junior record

Ethiopian Birtukan Adamu set and new world junior women’s 3000m steeplechase record at the IAAF Samsung Diamond League in Rome Italy on Thursday. Place fourth in the race Adamu covered the distance in 9 minutes and 20.37 seconds (9:20.37). She erased the former mark of 9:22.51 set last year by the newly crowned Africa junior [...]

Ethiopiam Adamu set world junior record

Ethiopian Birtukan Adamu set and new world junior women’s 3000m steeplechase record at the IAAF Samsung Diamond League in Rome Italy on Thursday. Place fourth in the race Adamu covered the distance in 9 minutes and 20.37 seconds (9:20.37). She erased the former mark of 9:22.51 set last year by the newly crowned Africa junior [...]

Adamu set world junior 3000m steeplechase record

Ethiopian Birtukan Adamu set and new world junior women’s 3000m steeplechase record at the IAAF Samsung Diamond League in Rome Italy on Thursday. Place fourth in the race Adamu covered the distance in 9 minutes and 20.37 seconds (9:20.37). She erased the former mark of 9:22.51 set last year by the newly crowned Africa junior [...]

Triple jumper Kipng’eno on a mission in Gaborone

Kenyan triple jumper Newton Kipng’eno reckons Kenya has a small but strong team in for the Africa Junior Athletics Championships in Gaborone Africa junior triple jump silver medallist Newton Kipng’eno has a point to prove at the Africa Junior Championships in Gaborone Botswana. He is the only member of Kenya’s 25-strong team in Gaborone who [...]

Juniors take African athletics centre stage

Botswana Athletics Association President Moses Bantsi says there has been a good turn out for the Africa Junior Championships which sarts today in Gaborone. Fans will get a glimpse of who are Africa’s next generation of world beaters in athletics during the 10th Africa Junior Athletics Championships in Botswana from today Thursday. Botswana are hosting their [...]