• Geoffrey Kipkorir Kirui wins the men's marathon athletics event at the 2017 IAAF World Championships London 2017




Many Kenyan Athletes affiliate themselves with government organization such as Kenya Defense Force, The Kenya Police Service, The Kenya Prisons Service and public Colleges and Universities.


Other athletes however are from different counties within the country most of whom are from districts like Keiyo, Marakwet and Nandi in Rift Valley Kenya. Almost all of them represent Kalenjin tribes. The athletes also affiliate themselves to athletics clubs in their regions.


The country has been subdivided in to  13 Regions and 3 Affiliates


Athletics Kenya Regions

  1. Central Region
  2. Central Rift Region
  3. Coast Region
  4. Eastern Region
  5. Nairobi Region
  6. North Rift Region
  7. Nyanza North Region
  8. Nyanza South Region
  9. North Eastern Region
  10. Southern Region
  11. South Rift Region
  12. Western Region

Athletics Kenya Affiliates

  1. Kenya Police Service
  2. Kenya Prisons Service
  3. Kenya Defence Forces
  4. Universities