Memorial road race coming to Bondo
28 August 2014, 19:00
Siaya - Athletics Kenya Nyanza North has called on locals to take
part in the annual Jaramogi Oginga Odinga 15 km Memorial Road on September 6 in
Jared Gilo, public relations officer for the organisation,
told the Star that there are several distances to choose from.
“We shall have a one kilometer race for children below ten
years old, a two km for both boys and girls under 12 years old and veterans
over 50 years of age, a four km for both boys and girls under 15 years old, a
six km for junior women and eight km for junior men,” he said.
“These other races will be for locals as we want encourage
them to venture into athletics.”
The race will start at the Bondo Township Primary School
wind its way through the area and finish back at the school.
The 15km winners will take home KES 50 000, the runners up
earn KES 30 000 and the third placed runners will make KES 20 000.