Series XII Men's Champion

Eliud Kipchoge

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Series XII Men's Champion

Kipchoge

Eliud Kipchoge

Country
KEN
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Date of Birth
5 Nov, 1984
Majors debut
Berlin 2013
Personal Best
2:01:39 (WR)
CAREER
Eliud Kipchoge crosses finish line - London
Eliud Kipchoge is the first man to win four Abbott World Marathon Majors Series titles.

The Kenyan claimed his fourth consecutive crown with victory at the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon, adding to his triumph in the 2018 BMW BERLIN-MARATHON during this series, where he broke the world record. Kipchoge clocked 2:01:39 in Berlin to become the first man to run under 2:02:00 on a certified course.

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PERSONAL
Eliud Kipchoge crosses finish line Berlin
Kipchoge was born in Kapsisiywa, in the Nandi District in Kenya where his parents were farmers.

He still lives mainly in Kapsisiywa. He trains at the Global Sports camp in Kaptagat but is based in Nijmegen, Netherlands, during track season. Kipchoge has a daughter, Lynne Jebet, born in 2006, and two sons.

OTHER CAREER VICTORIES

2014
ABN AMRO Rotterdam Marathon
2:05:00 (1st)
2013
Haspa Marathon Hamburg
2:05:30 (1st)