Three times World Cross Country team Champion, Hosea Mwok Macharinyang has passed on at his home in Murkwijit, West Pokot.
The 35-year-old who specialized in 10,000m race was found death in what the eye witness say as suicide.
The report further says that he has been suffering with a mental illness for long time.
Macharing who used to train in Eldoret was also the 2017 Madoka Half Marathon winner.
Macharing has a rich CV as he is also African U20 silver medallist Champion; he has also been the top eight, eight times at the World Cross Country Championships.