LIMURU HALF MARATHON THIRD EDITION
Rironi Primary School hosted the third edition of Limuru Half Marathon on Saturday.
Athletes participated in 21km, 10km and 5km races and were entertained by secular and gospel artists, while children were face-painted.
The event, organised by area MP John Kiragu and his office, is meant to encourage young people tap their talents and urge parents and guardians to support them. It was introduced in 2014 and is held every November.
In attendance were Kabete MP Ferdinard Waititu, Ndeiya MCA Nelson Munga, area assistant county commissioners Jane Kaingati and Jane Theuri and the event chairman Titus Kuria, who also works in Kiragu’s office.
Peter Wambua won the 21km men’s race while George Waiyaki was second. Meanwhile, Maryann Wangari was position one in the 21km women’s race and Esther Waweru took the second position.
1. Limuru MP John Kiragu, Limuru assistant county commissioners Jane Kaingati and Jane Theuri. 2. Kabete MP Ferdinard Waititu is surrounded by participants. 3. Gospel musician Makena, Kiambu nominated MCA Jacque Nungari and businesswoman Liz Muiruri.
4. Legendary Kikuyu musician CDM Kiratu and Limuru Half Marathon organising chairman Titus Kuria.