The World Marathon Record holder Brigid Kosgei and former world marathon champion Geoffrey Kirui launched the inaugural Nakuru City Marathon that will be held on November 28th in Nakuru town.
The race was unveiled by Nakuru County governor Lee Kinyanjui.
Stanbic Bank CEO Charles Mudiwa said they have to sponsor athletes in Nakuru County. the Bank is the title sponsors of the race
Winners of the 21km will receive Ksh 500,000 while 10km will go home with kshs 100,000 for both men and women and the prizes will trickle down to 15th finisher.
There will also be a 5km fun race for families and corporate. I will run this race.
We welcome elite and upcoming athletes to participate in this race.
“We also welcome other sponsors to come on board to help nurture the talent of the youth in Nakuru County.