World Cross Country: A New Star is Born as Kiplimo Shocks the World


Uganda has a new star in athletics. Jacob Kiplimo the 16 year old sensation has won the country’s 1st ever Gold medal in the world cross-country championship, the only one in the games held in Kampala. Watched by hundreds of Ugandans among whom the president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and 1st lady Janet Museveni, the Bukwo born athlete crossed the tape in pole position to win the hosts 1st medal.