31 Jan '16, 5am

Justin Lagat wrote this preview on the Nike Discovery XC

Tough competition expected at the 25th Nike Discovery Cross Country in Eldoret this weekend, by Justin Lagat A placard in Iten town announcing the cross country event happening this weekend at the Sports Club grounds in Eldoret termed the event as the "biggest cross country event in Kenya." I cannot refute that, having attended many of the past editions here and having seen the number of competitors who turn up, the nature of the organization and the level of the competition. Elite fields are not usually announced in Kenyan track and cross country events because they just turn up voluntarily on race day, register and run. It is one of the reasons that make these events more interesting. You never know who will be there and cannot possibly guess who the winner will be until you watch the race. You start seeing many big stars in the leading pack during the race and you start...

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Tough competition expected at the 25th Nike Discovery Cross Country in Eldoret this weekend, by Justin Lagat A placard in ...