Eldoret City Marathon

BRIEF HISTORY OF ELDORET CITY MARATHON

Eldoret City Marathon 42KM Men

Eldoret City Marathon is a unique sporting event organized by the County Government Uasin Gishu together with affiliate partners.

The event is one of its kind that brings together elite marathoners, corporates teams, business men and women, young and old from all walks of life to compete for a common course; Climate Action.

The event seeks to nurture talents of potential marathoners, Promote sports tourism in the region, while at the same time raising  campaign against the dangers posed by climate change.

Uasin Gishu County Governor Jackson Mandago and Moses Tanui who are the patrons for the events says the event will also go a long way in fostering harmony and boosting sports tourism across the North Rift Economic Bloc (NOREB).

To this far, Eldoret City Marathon as an event, shall  endeavor to be a yearly event that shall be engaging in action plans to mitigate climate change within the North Rift Region.

There shall be two races in the sporting event: 42.2 KM and 5KM(Corporates) for both men and women.

The Marathon shall be conducted in a manner that meets the international standards.