National Team reports to residential camp - WXC, Kla 2017


The National Cross Country team reported to camp on Monday to beef up preparations for the 
IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 that is set for 
March 26, 2017 at Kololo Independence Grounds. The team is camping in 
Kapchorwa under the stewardship of Head coach Capt. Benjamin Longiross.

A Technical team of four other coaches that include; Mr. Gordon Ahimbisibwe, Mr. Benjamin Njia, Mr. Francis Demayi and female coach and chaperon Ms. Grace Chesang

Most athletes were training at their respective camps after the 
National Cross Country Championships event and with the camp setup, they will head to camp to finalize the training and fine tune any strategies. 

The team:
Senior men: Joshua Cheptegei, Phillip Kipyeko, Abdallah Kibet Mande, 
Timothy Toroitich, Stephen Kiprotich, Stephen Kiisa, Fred Musobo and  
Mande Bushendich

Senior women: Mercyline Chelangat,  Rachael Chebet, Dorcus Ajok, Doreen 
Chesang, Doreen Chemutai, Annet Chebet, Juliet Chekwel, Stella Chesang

Junior (U20) men:  Jacob Kiplimo, Titus Kwemoi, Victor Kiplangat, Elisha 
Chemutai, Kevin Kibet, Mathew Chepkrui, Anthony Ayeko and  Abel Chebet

Junior (U20) women: Peruth Chemutai, Janat Chemusto, Esther Chekwemoi, Sarah 
Chelangat, Scarlett Chemos, Adha Munguleya, Joy Cheptoek and Benna