Coronavirus pandemic: COVID-19 scare forces Athletics Kenya to order closure of training camps and clubs
Kenya’s athletics authority on Wednesday ordered the closure of training camps and clubs due to the coronavirus outbreak, a move that threatens the ability of the country’s athletes to prepare for the Olympic Games which are scheduled to begin in July.
Kenya’s athletics authority said on Thursday it had barred its athletes from travelling to international events due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak.
'I cheat because others cheat' admits Kenyan athlete as country struggles against rising doping cases
Kenya was forced to confront its doping problem in 2016 when a string of high-profile scandals almost saw the country blacklisted from the Olympic Games in Rio.
Despite the doping crisis facing the African country, Kenya's Leonard Komon believes doping shouldn’t be generalised or attributed to one country.