BETTING KENYA Chepng’etich And Kibiwott Win Mozzart Bet Re-Discover Nandi Road Race 2 months ago Iwo Bulski Post Views: 164 Janet Chepng’etich and Kelvin Kibiwott were crowned winners of the 14th edition of the Mozzart Bet Re-Discover Nandi 10km road race held in Kapsabet, Nandi County on Monday. Kibiwott, who clinched the men’s title in a time of 29:53.60, said he was using the race to prepare for the upcoming 10km road race later this year in Brasov, Romania, where he will be going for the title. The 23-year-old who trains in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet, stated that he had trained well for the race and was optimistic that he would win. “The first time I participated in this race, I secured the 20th position. Last year, I became number ten, but I did not give up. This year I decided to put in a lot of effort that’s why I am the winner,” said Kibiwott. In the women’s category, Chepng’etich from Nakuru County secured the first position in a time of 34:20.98, followed by Beatrice Cheserek from Elgeyo Marakwet County, and in the third position was Marion Kibor from Nandi County. Speaking to KNA after bagging the victory, Chepng’etich, also 23 years old, stated that she registered an unsatisfactory performance last year in the competitions and attributed this year’s victory to serious practise in Keringet Camp in Nakuru County. “Having won the competitions today, I would like to participate in the Olympics next year and I believe I have what it takes,” – stated an excited Chepng’etich. The competitions were graced by athletes from Kenya, Uganda, Spain, Argentina, Germany, and the US. Speaking during the awarding of the victors at Namgoi Secondary School, the Re-Discover Nandi road race chairperson, Mr. Fred Kiptanui, noted that the marathon was gaining popularity and there was a need to make it bigger. He noted that the Sh60, 000 awarded to the winners was not enough considering the popularity of the event and pleaded with the sponsors to look into the matter so as to attract serious athletes. “We need to improve this race by increasing the prize money, improving the state of the roads to meet international standards, and increasing the number of participants,” – stated Mr. Kiptanui. The race, whose main sponsor is Mozart Bet Company, saw the winner bag Sh60,000 and the second and third individuals bag Sh50,000 and Sh40,000, respectively. About Post Author Iwo Bulski Issues related to the gambling business is engaged in more than 30 years. My empirical experience gives me the opportunity to present events and companies from this business with full knowledge and industry knowledge. See author's posts Iwo BulskiIssues related to the gambling business is engaged in more than 30 years. My empirical experience gives me the opportunity to present events and companies from this business with full knowledge and industry knowledge. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Tags: athletics, Mozart Bet, women Continue Reading Previous Introducing BET Software To Cape TownNext Building an inclusive future through Digital Public Infrastructure More Stories EXPERTS KENYA Digital wallets as an enabler for financial services in Africa 59 mins ago Szarlot BETTING KENYA Betting firms tax remittance hit Ksh 15B in FY2022/23 1 hour ago Szarlot EXPERTS KENYA Unlocking the power of mobile trading: A financial revolution in Kenya 22 hours ago Samuel BETTING GHANA Why ‘Sewing Machine’ is trending in the world of sports betting 1 day ago Samuel BETTING NIGERIA The growing trend of mobile betting in Nigeria 2 days ago Samuel BETTING NIGERIA Innovations in responsible gambling: Betbonanza’s initiatives for safer betting 2 days ago Samuel BETTING ZAMBIA Amplifying Sports Betting with Music Ambassadors 3 days ago Szarlot BETTING UGANDA Uganda: Man Wins Shs 300,000 in Sports Betting, Dies Mysteriously 3 days ago Szarlot KENYA ONLINE Xprizo partners with African payments provider M-Pesa 3 days ago Samuel EXPERTS KENYA Flutterwave wants to invest $50 million in Kenya 4 days ago Samuel BETTING KENYA Exploring OdiBets: A Game-Changer In Kenyan Sports Betting 4 days ago Samuel EXPERTS HOT NEWS KENYA GamStop and Responsible Gambling in Africa 4 days ago Szarlot Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.