Sarah Chelangat breaks Uganda National Record

Sarah Chelangat breaks Uganda National Record

Ugandan 5000m National Record holder, Sarah Chelangat wrote another history to her as she set another National Record at the Women 10km Road to Records Race that was held on Saturday (30) Herzogenaurach, Germany.

The 20 year-old who was used as a rabbit in today’s race but continued racing after her day job, managed to chase and erase the previous National Record of 31:14 that had been set by the 2018 Commonwealth Games 10,000m champion, Stella Chesang.

Chelangat who has had shin and knee injuries that has kept her off the track for most of 2021, came back with a bang as she wrote another history to her name with a New Ugandan National Record in 10k of 0:31.11.

Chelangat finished in fourth place with Fantaye Belayneh Azale from Ethiopia who also set a new Ethiopian National Record and a personal best of 30:25 taking the title.

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