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Nike and IOC encourage corruption in Kenya sports

Nike, one of the world’s premier sporting goods companies, has a running contract with various Kenyan sports organizations, most notably NOCK (National Olympic Committee of Kenya) and AK (Athletics Kenya). The contract stipulates that Nike will pay bonuses depending on … Continue reading

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Memory Lane : Kipchoge Keino eclipses American legend

Background At the 1968 Olympics, the most highly anticipated race was the contest between American legend Jim Ryun and the Kenyan legend Kipchoge Keino. So highly anticipated was this race that prior to the Olympics, it was JIm Ryun and  … Continue reading

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Kipchoge Keino

Kipchoge Keino is Kenya’s most decorated Olympian. No athlete has won more Olympic medals than him.All in all he won 2 Olympic gold medals and 2 silver medals. At the Commonwealth games, he won 3 gold medals and 1 bronze. … Continue reading

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