Josephat Kiprono

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Josephat Kiprono (born 12 December 1973) is a Kenyan distance and marathon runner. He participated at the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in 1996 and won a silver medal finishing behind Italian Stefano Baldini. Kiprono won three marathons in his career: Berlin (1999), Rome (2000), and Rotterdam (2001). His Rotterdam time of 2.06:50 hours which was the best marathon performance in 2001.[1] His personal best in the classic distance is 2:06:44, ran at the 1999 Berlin Marathon.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Kenya
1998 Rotterdam Marathon Rotterdam, Netherlands 4th Marathon 2:09:11
Berlin Marathon Berlin, Germany 2nd Marathon 2:07:27
1999 London Marathon London, United Kingdom 5th Marathon 2:09:48
Berlin Marathon Berlin, Germany 1st Marathon 2:06:44
2000 Rome City Marathon Rome, Italy 1st Marathon 2:08:27
Prague Marathon Prague, Czech Republic 2nd Marathon 2:10:38
Chicago Marathon Chicago, United States 2nd Marathon 2:07:29
2001 Rotterdam Marathon Rotterdam, Netherlands 1st Marathon 2:06:50
World Championships Edmonton, Canada Marathon DNF
Amsterdam Marathon Amsterdam, Netherlands 2nd Marathon 2:07:06
2002 Chunju-Kunsan Marathon Gunsan, South Korea 2nd Marathon 2:15:25
JoongAng Seoul Marathon Seoul, South Korea 5th Marathon 2:09:51
2003 Rotterdam Marathon Rotterdam, Netherlands 2nd Marathon 2:07:53
Chicago Marathon Chicago, United States 10th Marathon 2:11:30
2004 Xiamen International Marathon Xiamen, PR China 8th Marathon 2:14:57


  1. ^ "untitled". Retrieved 2018-04-30.

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