Namibian Mayova for World Indoor Championships in Istanbul Turkey

Newly crowned Namibia women’s 100m and 200m champion Globina Mayova is selected for the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Istanbul Turkey. Globina Mayova clocked 11.83 seconds and 23.78 seconds to win the women’s 100m and 200m respectively at the Bank Windhoek Namibia Senior Track and Field Athletics Championships in Windhoek over the weekend (25-26 February). [...]

Cheruiyot, Kitwara prevail at World 10km Best

Kenyans Vivian Cheruiyot and Sammy Kitwara reigned supreme at the World Best 10km Road race in Puerto Rico on Sunday (26 February). Cheruiyot’s winning time of 30m and 47 second (30:47) is also her life time best over the distance. Kitwara covered the distance in 28 minutes and two seconds (28:02) to claim the men’s [...]

Little-known Jepkoech, Menjo shine in Albufeira

Little-known Kenyan Goretti Jepkoech won the women’s 8km race at the penultimate IAAF Cross Country Permit meet this season in Albufeira Portugal on Sunday (26 February). Her compatriot Kiprono Menjo won his fourth men’s 12km title at this annual event which is also known as the Almond Blossom International Cross Country meet. LEADING RESULTS Men [...]

INTERNATIONAL INSPIRATION PROGRAM: PART ONE

Children ought to enjoy sports 2012 London Olympics Organising Committee Chair Lord Sebastian Coe says the International Inspiration Program is part of pledge they made when bidding to host the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics. The inclusion of sports in formal education for young people has the power to improve the way people live their lives. [...]