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1988 Olympics: 5 amazing gold medals for Kenya

Background The 1988 Olympics were held in Seoul South Korea from 17 September to 2 October. Kenya finished with 5 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze. Up to that point, this was Kenya’s best medal haul ever. Kenya finished 13th … Continue reading

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1991 World athletics championships: 4 gold for Kenya

After a surprisingly brilliant performance at the 1987 world championships where Kenya won three golde medals, Kenya followed it up with an even better performance in 1991. Here Kenyan men won an incredible 5 gold medals. The women also started … Continue reading

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