Agnes Tirop Wall
Agnes Tirop (1995 – 2021) was a true cross country legend and the world-record holder in the 10 kilometres women’s only event. She was a 2 time World Championships Bronze medallist, 1 time World Cross Country Championships Gold medallist, 1 time World Cross Country Championships Silver medallist and 1 time Olympic Game finalist. Agnes Tirop was an inspiration to young upcoming female athletes and will be remembered forever. Hence we are honoured to have this Cross Country Classic in her name.