Olympic champion David Rudisha to be Mumbai Marathon event ambassador


Olympic champion David Rudisha to be Mumbai Marathon event ambassador
By: Author
07 January 2017
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David Rudisha held his Olympic 800m title with an imperious show at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. 

Ruling Olympic and world 800m champion and world record holder, David Rudisha is the International Event Ambassador for the fourteenth Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon to be hung on January 15. 

The 28-year-old Kenyan center separation runner held his Olympic 800m title with an imperious show at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August with a keep running of 1:42.15, the speediest time on the planet since he took the gold in London four years before in a world record 1:40.91. 

The Kenyan center separation ace was the 2010 IAAF World Athlete of the Year and for three sequential years, in the vicinity of 2010 and 2012, was the Track and Field News Athlete of the Year. 

Having gone to the nation in 2012, as the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon occasion diplomat, Rudisha has affectionate recollections from his first visit to India and is eager to come back to the nation, a media discharge from Mumbai marathon promoters, Procam International said today. 

"I am pleased to be a part of the prestigious Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon. In the wake of encountering direct the warm friendliness and ability at the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon, I anticipate my visit in Mumbai," said Rudisha. 

"I am exceptionally cheerful to be connected with an occasion that has taken India, and in reality whatever is left of the world, by tempest and touched off the running development in India. l trust my nearness will serve as a motivation to all members," he included.

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