President Uhuru Kenyatta has awarded Eliud Kipchoge the Elder of the Order of the Golden Heart of Kenya (E.G.H.) award.
Kipchoge was given the award during the Mashujaa Day celebrations held in Mombasa county.
The Elder of the Order of the Golden Heart of Kenya (E.G.H.) is the second highest award in the country.
Kipchoge, who run a full marathon in under two hours, becomes the first Kenyan sports personality to be given with such an award.