Former world marathon champion Ruth Chepngteich took the top honors at the Athletics Kenya National Cross country championships held on Saturday (21) at the Ruiru Prisons, Kiambu County.
The Boston marathon champion beat the Commonwealth Games 10,000m bronze medallist Sheila Chepkirui and the 2021 World U20 Championships Silver medallist, Zena Chemutai.
Chenpngetich cut the tape in a time of 32:56.0 with Chepkirui coming second in 32:58.8.
Chemutai closed the podium three finishes in 33:06.0
- Ruth Chepngetich 32:56.0
- Sheila Chepkurui 32:58.8
- Zena Chemutai 33:06.0