Uasin Gishu County Women Rep Gladys Boss Shollei has announced that her office will sponsor 60 athletes from the county to participate in this year’s KASS Marathon.
The County Woman MP said her office will pick 10 athletes from each of the six sub counties for the marathon scheduled for 18th November.
The sponsorship will cater for registration fee, transport and lunch. The registration centres are her main office at Meadows centre in Eldoret town and in Sub County headquarters as follows; Jua Kali(Turbo), Kapseret Centre(Kapseret), Moiben Centre(Moiben), Cheptiret(Kesses), Naiberi(Ainabkoi) and Ziwa Sirikwa(Soy).
Shollei said she is committed to see her office support athletics and sports in general.
“I am proud to be associated with the nurturing of talents. The marathon is a spring board for young upcoming athletes,”said Shollei.