Who is Eliud Kipchoge?

Eliud Kipchoge is a Kenyan long-distance runner who competes in the marathon and formerly 5000 metres race. He won the Olympic marathon in 2016 and is the current marathon world record holder with a time of 2 hours 1 minute 39 seconds. He is widely regarded as the greatest marathon runner of all time.

What is Eliud Kipchoge Famous for?

Eliud Kipchoge is famous for the long-distance runner. He won his first individual world championship title in 2003 by winning the junior race at the IAAF World Cross Country Championship. He became the senior 500 m world champion at the 2003 World Championships in Athletics with a championships record, then followed with an Olympic bronze for Kenya in 2004 and a bronze at the 2006 IAAF World Indoor Championships. A five-time World Championship 5000 m finalist, Kipchoge took silver medals at the 2007 World Championships, 2008 Summer Olympics and 2010 Commonwealth Games. He won the Sportsman of the Year award at the 2019 Sports Personality of the Year (SOYA) awards in Kenya.

Where does Eliud Kipchoge live?

Eliud Kipchoge was born on November 5, 1984, in Kapsisiywa, Nandi District, Kenya. He holds Kenyan nationality and belongs to African ethnicity. His birth sign is Scorpio. He graduated from Kaptel Secondary School in 1999 but did not run seriously then. He did run two miles to school on a daily basis.

Who are Eliud Kipchoge's Family?

There is no information about his parents but he was raised by a single mother, a teacher and only knew his father from pictures. He is the youngest of four children.

What is Eliud Kipchoge Body Features?

Eliud Kipchoge height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.66m) tall and body weight of 123 lb (56 kg). He has an athletic body build. He has black hair color and black eye color.

Is Eliud Kipchoge Married?

Eliud Kipchoge is a married man. He married Grace Sugutt. They have three children.

How much is Eliud Kipchoge's Net Worth?

There is no information about his net worth and salary but will be updated soon.