Cheptegei for world athlete of the month accolade


World Athletics body has nominated Ugandan marathoner for athlete of the month accolade.

“Nominees for August’s World Athletics Moment of the Month,” the body announced Tuesday while setting rules.

The rules are: Retweet to vote, Voting closes in 24 hours on twitter.

The athlete with the most votes is the Moment of the Month.

Victoria University

Other contenders are; Timothy Cheruiyot for his scintillating 3:28.45 over 1500m at the Monaco Diamond League.
Karsten Warholm’s European 400m hurdles record of 46.87, the 2nd fastest ever.

Valeria Allman’s US discus record of 70.15m.

Joshua Cheptegei’s stunning 5000m world record of 12:35.36 in Monaco, France.

Voting closed today, Wednesday.



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