AK announces criteria for selection of athletes for World Championships

By KASS Online Team

Athletics Kenya has announced the mode of selecting athletes who will represent Kenya in the World Championship which will be held from September 28 to October 6 in Doha, Qatar.

The AK said that the first three in every race at the national trials which will be held between 20-22 at the Nyayo National Stadium, will qualify.

Also, the athletics body said that the athletes will compete through their teams, regions or institutions.

Kenya Wildlife Services (KWS) National Youth Service (NYS) and Refugees are among the teams that have been invited for the trials.

“We shall not allow individual entrants during the trials,” Athletics Kenya (AK) President Jackson Tuwei said.