Kenya’s Olympic Medallists: 1964 – 2016 is our new book, and as the title implies, is a book about every Kenyan who has ever won an Olympic Medal.

Kenya's Olympic Medallists Book Cover

Kenya’s Olympic Medallists Book Cover

In this book, we feature each of the medallists, giving a brief bio of every athlete. By reading it, you learn a little about each of these athletes. We feature every athlete’s date of birth, special event, medal summary and a bio, with specific focus on their Olympic achievement.

Kenya is, by far, Africa’s most successful country at the Olympics, winning a total of 100 (31 gold, 38 silver and 31 bronze) medals. Since Kenya’s first participated at the 1956 Olympics in Melbourne, Australia, the country has won at least one medal at the 1964 Olympics, apart from the boycotted games in 1976 and 1980 games in Montreal and Moscow respectively.

This book will be available on the Athletics of Kenya Store and on Amazon in soft copy, and within outlets in Nairobi in hard copy. Payment for the book has been made easy. You can purchase it easily using any of the Kenyan mobile payment systems (MPESA, Airtel Money, Yu Money), Paypal, MasterCard or Visa.

You can also order and have a copy delivered to you within Nairobi free of charge, and with shipping fees depending on where you are in the world.

If you’d like a copy signed by the author, send an email through our contact page with:

  1. Your Name
  2. Special Message

Thank you, and we hope you will have a copy of the book in your hands soon.