Joyline Chepkemoi took the top honors in 5km Under18 Girls at the Agnes Jebet Memorial Cross Country championships which is the fifth edition of World Athletics Cross Country Gold Tour that will be held on Saturday (12) at Lobo village in Kapseret, Uasin Gishu County.
Chepkemoi cut the tape in 18:05 and she was followed by Maureen Jepkoech who came home nine seconds later.
“It was unexpected win for me because it was a tough race today. I want to thank God for this victory,” said Chepkemoi
Pamela Kosgei closed the first three podium finishes in 18:26.
5KM U18 Girls
- Joycine Chepkemoi 18:05
- Maureen Jepkoech 18:14
- Pamela Kosgei 18:26
- Rose Wangui 18:42
- Sheila Chepngetich 18:59