Ruth Jebet

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Ian O’Riordan travelled to Iten, Kenya, in December 2011, seven months before the London Olympics for a share fo the sacred air.

The plan was to live and train with the Kenyans for a few weeks and get some proper insight into why they’re so bloody good. I wasn’t born in the moun(...)

 Kipyegon Bett was already serving a provisional suspension for failing to submit to sample collection on August 15th.

Kipyegon Bett, Kenya’s world 800 metres bronze medallist, has tested positive for banned blood booster Erythropoeitin (EPO), Athletics Kenya official(...)

 Kenya’s Asbel Kiprop  competes in the Men’s 1500 metres semi-finals during  the World Athletics Championships in London in  2017. Photograph: Andy Lyons/Getty Images for IAAF

Asbel Kiprop, a three-times world and Olympic 1500m gold medallist, is understood to have tested positive for the banned blood-boosting drug EPO. It (...)

Ireland’s Thomas Barr clears the final hurdle on his way to finishing second in heat four of the  men’s 400m hurdles in Rio. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

You don’t need a medical degree to know that a hip and then a groin injury aren’t ideal preparation for a near flat-out race of 400 metres, which incl(...)