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Food = Energy

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Food = Energy

Every athlete knows that nourishing yourself correctly - especially before competitions - is the alpha and omega when it comes to bringing your body's and mind's performance to a peak! 
But did you also know that Kenya's local cuisine offers first-class dishes which are not only super tasty but also healthy and sublime energy suppliers?
Well, glad you have us. Check out this article and learn about Kenya's delicious local cuisine. You will be surprised how big of a boost it will give you for the Kenya Wildlife Marathon 2015.

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Kenya - Vivid Impressions

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Kenya - Vivid Impressions

We have already heard and learned a lot about Kenya. About its diverse culture as well as nature, about its heritage and we also got a personal insight of Ezekiel who enlightened us about life in Kenya, about life amongst undiscovered top athletes, poverty, hope and happiness.

Now, it is the right moment to turn all these words, sentences and stories into pictures. Hence, this blog article is a photo gallery that encompasses several different but breathtaking images of this quaint East African country. It is a little vivid foretaste of what awaits you in October, 2015.
Enjoy!

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Kenya - One Nation - Plenty of different Cultures

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Kenya - One Nation - Plenty of different Cultures

Did you know that Kenya has no one culture that identifies it? With such diverse regional peoples such as the Swahili along the coast, several pastoralist communities mainly in the North and the different communities in Central and Western regions, having a mutually acceptable cultural identification is difficult.
Our mission is not only to create a sustainable marathon tradition in Kenya but also to educate the people about this truly amazing country!
Read this article and learn about Kenya's variety of tribes and religions.

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Interviewing a local Kenyan - The story of Ezekiel Oketch from Iten [Kenya]

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Interviewing a local Kenyan - The story of Ezekiel Oketch from Iten [Kenya]

We managed to get an interview from Ezekiel Oketch who is currently the Director of the Champions Running Store in Iten (Home of the Champions), Kenya.

Take a few minutes and learn about Ezekiel's life being surrounded by running champions. Iten is a truly athletic town and the Kenya Wildlife Marathon gives you the opportunity to experience this from an amazing athletic point of view.

"Running in Iten for any fun runner is running in the presence of greatness. It will make you appreciate the beauty of nature and why we must protect it." (Oketch, 2015)

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Kenya: UNESCO World Heritage Country

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Kenya: UNESCO World Heritage Country

You may ask yourself what Kenya has to offer beside its game parks and beautiful scenery? Well, did you know that Kenya is home to 6 unique world heritage sites identified by the UNESCO? These 6 sites have been identified precisely due to their historical, cultural, archaeological as well as natural value. 

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