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Report12 Sep 2021

Tirop and Teferi smash world records in Herzogenaurach

Agnes Tirop of Kenya clocks 30:01 for 10km, Ethiopia's Senbere Teferi runs 14:29 for 5km

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Report21 Aug 2019

Kamworor and Tirop take 10,000m titles at Kenyan Championships

Three-time world half marathon champion Geoffrey Kamworor and 2015 world cross-country champion Agnes Tirop won the 10,000m titles at the Kenyan Championships, held at Nairobi’s Nyayo Stadium on Wednesday (21).

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Previews17 May 2019

Weekend road preview: course records expected in Bengaluru, Riga and Guangzhou

The TCS World 10K Bengaluru 2019 on Sunday (May 19) will bring together two of the world’s leading distance runners who will be using the IAAF Gold Label road race as a vital part of their preparations for the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.

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Report27 May 2018

Kamworor and Tirop score Kenyan double at Bengaluru 10k

Geoffrey Kamworor fulfilled all expectations and consolidated his reputation as arguably the best road racer in the world below the marathon distance by winning his third title at the TCS World 10K in Bengaluru, India, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (27).

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Report21 Jan 2018

Cheptegei and Tirop prevail in Seville

Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei and Kenya’s Agnes Tirop captured convincing victories at the 36th Cross Internacional de Itálica in Santiponce, near the Spanish city of Seville, the fifth leg of this season’s IAAF Cross Country Permit series on Sunday (21).

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Report31 Dec 2017

Edris and Tirop take Bolzano victories

World 5000m champion Muktar Edris clinched the third Boclassic victory of his career, winning the 10km race in Bolzano in 28:45 to beat Moroccan runners Soufiane Bouqantar (29:07) and Hicham Amghar (29:08).

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Report23 Jun 2017

Tirop and Rutto nab hard-fought victories at Kenyan World Championships Trials

Kenya’s crème de la crème of distance-running talents were in action on the first of the two-day Kenyan World Championships Trials in Nairobi on Friday (23).

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Previews23 Mar 2017

Senior women's preview – IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017

After Ethiopia prevented Kenya from winning a fifth successive senior women's team title two years ago in Guiyang, the east African powerhouse comes armed and ready to recoup from that loss and begin another streak at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017 on Sunday.

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Report01 Jan 2017

Tirop and Edris take the honours at Boclassic

World cross-country champion Agnes Tirop and world cross-country bronze medallist Muktar Edris triumphed at the Boclassic Sylvesterlauf in Bolzano on a sunny but cold afternoon on New Year’s Eve (31).

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Previews11 Nov 2016

Spotlight on Merga and Tirop as IAAF Cross Country Permit series kicks off in Atapuerca

Five-time champion Imane Merga will return to Atapuerca, Spain, for the 13th 'Cross Internacional de Atapuerca', the first of three Spanish races scheduled for the 2016-17 IAAF Cross Country Permit series which will kick off this Sunday (13).

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News29 Oct 2016

Tirop to face McCormack in Atapuerca

World cross-country champion Agnes Tirop will take on two-time European cross-country champion Fionnuala McCormack on 13 November at the Cross de Atapuerca, the opening leg of the 2016-2017 IAAF Cross Country Permit series.

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IaafNews12 Nov 2015

World Athlete of the Year 2015 longlist – multi-terrain candidates: Kamworor and Tirop

Geoffrey Kamworor and Agnes Tirop have been voted as the winners of the multi-terrain category, the last of the nine categories, in the first round of voting for the 2015 IAAF World Athlete of the Year award.

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