The Kipkeino Foundation is a non-profit organization conceptualized in the year 2007 to advance humanitarian and charitable efforts of great Kenya athletic icon Dr. Kipchoge Keino. The Foundation through several projects encourage use of the diverse talents and capabilities, strives to position itself as a catalyst for community growth and improvement.Read more
Kipkeino Foundation is to train our pupils for the challenges of their environment and the world in order to shape them in character, discipline and morals.Rekindle hope in the reduction of illiteracy levels, empower, transform and improve the living standards of the families living in slums.We concentrate entirely on the pillars: Basic Education, Health and Parental Empowerment.Read more
Kipkeino Foundation aim to train pupils for the challenges of their environment band the world in order to shape them in character,discipline and morals.The challenges faced include alcohol,drugs and substance abuse, crime involvement, immoral and irresponsible sexual behavior, malnutrition, poor hygiene, prevention of HIV/AIDS, poverty, and protection of children rights, guidance and counseling among others.Read more
We invest and support youth who are keen on farming and are seeking a sustainable, inclusive agricultural opportunity.
We focus on educating young people through high school education and professional training in sporting.We offer the best solutions to break down financial barriers between people in need and access to quality education
We use athletics, sports and other programs to reach the youth and community. Spotting talent naturing it, for holistic development. This program is designed for highly talented and committed sports students and is focused on guiding young sport-students towards team play through cooperative and intensive professional training.
Growing up, I used to run to school. I ran from home to school in the morning. I ran back home for lunch. Then after that, I ran back to school. I represented my school in sports. I then started competing in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania, before independence.After independence, I was able to represent Kenya in various events, defeating athletes from Uganda, Tanzania, then going to Africa Games, to the Commonwealth Games and then finally to the Olympic Games.
Double Olympic Games champion, the legendary Kipchoge Keino has donated his Olympic Laurel award to a school named after him in Uasin Gishu County. The former National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOC-K) president, who became the first-ever recipient of the award in 2016, donated it to Kip Keino High School as a way of motivating students and encouraging the young people from the region to take up sports as a way of life.
Legendary athlete Dr. Kipchoge Keino wants the renovation of the Kipchoge Keino Stadium in Eldoret completed.The veteran track star said the renovations at the facility have dragged on for over ten years and this has impacted negatively on the country's sportsmen and women.He said the facility is so iconic when it comes to sports in this country, especially in the production chain of track and field stars as well as football among other sporting disciplines.
Athletics Kenya have introduced a raft of measures in a frantic bid to contain the rising cases of athletes using banned substances.In a strong statement issued on Monday, the AK said it will launch its most potent weapons to wage permanent war against all suspected agents of doping in the country.“As the national federation in charge of the sport in Kenya, we reiterate our unwavering commitment to weeding out the vice of doping in the country,” the statement read in part.
The partnership that will cost Sh 15 million over the next one year will also offer a financial literacy program that will seek to equip young and upcoming athletes with knowledge around business ideation, entrepreneurship skills, managing and growing businesses, investment, retirement planning as well as debt management the partnership was necessitated by the need to support athletes
Kip Keino Classic Tour continues to distinguish itself as a top-ranking one-day-meet athletics championship. ‘Kip Keino Classic’ is part of the Continental Tour Gold series by World Athletics. The action-packed event boasts top talents from Africa and other continents giving athletes a chance to compete at an international level while reaching fans all over the world.Athletes competed at Gold level earning both prize money and world ranking points. The yearly tour was launched in 2020 and is taking shape to be a world-class event.