World 3000m steeplechase record holder, Beatrice Chepkoech sailed to the finals of the barrier and water event at the 10th edition of the National Police Service Track and Field Championships that were held on Thursday (14) at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani.
Chepkoech who is from the Anti-Stock Theft Unit, broke away from the lead group after the fourth round and went solo for the reminder of the race winning easily in a time of 9:28.34. The 2015 World Relays silver medallist, Virginia Nyambura came home in second place in 9:53.31
The 2014 Commonwealth Games champion, Purity Cherotich closed the podium places in a time of 10:06.27.
Lilian Chebii and Caroline Chepkorir also sailed to the finals after finishing in fourth and fifth place a time of 10:24.10 and 10:33.36 respectively.