Event Launch

The Memorial Agnes Tirop Cross Country Tour was launched on January 7, 2022, at the Lobo Village in Kapseret Eldoret Uasin Gishu County. This will be the venue for the inaugural event to be held on the 12th of February in honor of the Late Agnes Tirop who was a true sports legend. In attendance, was the Cabinet Secretary of Sports and Culture Amina Mohamed, Uasin Gishu governor Hon. Jackson Mandago, Nandi County deputy governor Yulita Cheruiyot, Athletics Kenya President Jack Tuwei and Athletics Kenya director of youth development, Barnaba Korir. This will be an invite-only event and will be graced by the World Record holder Letesenbet Gidey of Ethiopia and Kenya’s Geoffrey Kamworor both of whom have confirmed their participation.