Chepkoech sets new 5km world record
World steeplechase record-holder Beatrice Chepkoech set a new women's 5km world.record with a 14:43 run at the Monaco Run on Sunday 14 February 2021.
Commenting after the race,Chepkoech said,“I’m so happy! Even though there was a lot of wind, I managed to run right on pace. In the end, my pacemaker told me ‘we can do it, let’s push it’. I’m really happy with this world record!”