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Kenneth Kiprop Kipkemoi, Kenya

Most recent result: 3rd - Boston Marathon (2:08:07) - 15 Apr 2019

DOB: 2-Aug-1984

Personal records
Track:
5000m - 13:02.69 (2012)
10000m - 26:52.65 (2012), All-Time Kenya No. 20 (as of end of 2018 season)

Road:
10 km - 27:51 (2012)(split)
15 km - 42:03 (2012)(split)
Half Marathon - 59:01 (2014), All-Time World No. 19 (as of end of 2018 season)
25 km - 1:12:32 (2014), All-Time World No. 9, All-Time Kenya No. 8
Marathon - 2:05:44 (2018)

Career highlights
2019
Road:
3rd - Boston Marathon (2:08:07)
2018
Road:
1st - Rotterdam Marathon (2:05:44)
4th - Chicago Marathon (2:05:57)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): Marathon - 16th
2017
Road:
4th - Venlo Half Marathon (1:00:24)
8th - Marugame Half Marathon (1:01:27)
2016
Track:
1st - Kenyan National Champs Nairobi 10000m (27:52.1)

Road:
2nd - Half Marathon Lisbon (1:00:05)
5th - Istanbul Half Marathon (1:01:06)
15th - Copenhagen Half Marathon (1:01:45)
9th - Puerto Rico 10 km (28:41)
2015
Road:
3rd - Berlin 25 km (1:14:18)
7th - Berlin Half Marathon (1:00:17)
9th - New Delhi Half Marathon (1:00:45)
12th - Valencia Half Marathon (1:01:54)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 25 km - 15th
2014
Track:
6th - IAAF Diamond League Eugene 10000m (27:30.94)
4th - Heusden-Zolder 5000m (13:13.16)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 10000m - 11th

Road:
2nd - Valencia half Marathon (59:01)(10 km split - 27:43)
9th - New Delhi Half Marathon (59:43)
10th - IAAF World Champs Half Marathon Copenhagen (1:00:29)
2nd - Berlin 25 km (1:12:32)
6th - Prague 10 km (27:56)
3rd - Des Moines 10 km (28:30)
3rd - San Juan 10 km (28:51)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 25 km - 2nd; Half Marathon - 2nd; 10 km - 13th
2013
Track:
7th - IAAF World Champs Moscow 10000m Final (27:28.50)
12th - IAAF Diamond League Eugene 5000m (13:13.91)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 10000m - 15th

Road:
2nd - Des Moines 10 km (28:31)
3rd - San Blas 10 km (28:59)
4th - New Delhi Half Marathon (59:55)
2nd - Valencia Half Marathon (1:00:03)
4th - Berlin Half Marathon (1:00:45)
End-of-the-year World Rank (by time): Half Marathon - 11th
2012
Track:
3rd - IAAF Diamond League Brussels 10000m (26:52.65)
1st - African Championships Porto-Novo 10000m (27:19.74)
1st - National Championships Kasarani 10000m (27:49.53)
2nd - KBC Nacht Heusden-Zolder 5000m (13:02.69)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): 10000m - 3rd; 5000m - 22nd 

Road:
3rd - City-Pier-City Half Marathon Den Haag (59:11)
2nd - Valencia Half Marathon (59:46)
3rd - National Du Puy En Velay 15 km (43:22)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): Half Marathon - 6th
 2011
Track:
6th - Nairobi 10000m (27:48.5)

Road:
2nd - Valencia Half Marathon (59:47)
End-of-Season World Rank (by time): Half Marathon - 15th