Valery Aiyabei the Eldoret City Marathon champion has today won the Safaricom Iten 10km Road Race in Elgeyo Marakwet County for the second time in time of 32.29:6. Edith Chelimo came in second at 32.34:5 and Dorcas Jepchirchir was third at time of 32.50:7.
In Men’s category, Mathew Kimeli who won the 2019 15th annual UAE Healthy Kidney 10K was the winner of the race at a time of 28.57:00. Second position went to Edwin Kiprop at a time of 29.17:20 followed by Emmanuel Bor at 29.21:20.
Winners received Ksh.50, 000, second position Ksh.40, 000 and third Ksh.30, 000. The race flagged off at Bugar and ended at Iten grounds. Safaricom had sponsored the even for Ksh. 1.3 Million.
Other upcoming events in the Safaricom Athletics Series calendar are Kisii Half Marathon, 1st Africa Deaf Athletics Championships-Kasarani, Mombasa International Marathon, Madoka Hlaf Marathon, Isaiah Kiplagat Memorial Ndalat, Imenti South Road race and Kisumu City Marathon.