Kenya: “This Gold Is for My Old Folks,” World Under 20 Champ Cheruiyot Dedicates

Nairobi — Newly-crowned World Under 20 1500m champion Reynold Cheruiyot dedicated his gold medal to his parents who were also runners but never made it big.

As an offspring of an athletics family, Cheruiyot vowed to bring honour to the family name by going a step further than his old folks ever did in their careers.

“My mom and dad were…