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Benjamin Limo

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Benjamin Kipkoech Limo (born 23 August 1974 in Chepkongony, Uasin Gishu) is a Kenyan former middle- and long-distance runner. His races ranged distances from 1500 m to 10,000 m, but Limo mainly competed in 5000 metres, where he has won international medals. Limo went to Chebara and Lelboinet High Schools, but enlisted for the Kenyan Army in 1993, without completing his studies. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Benjamin Limo has received more than 17,416 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Benjamin Limo is the 1,624th most popular athlete (down from 1,254th in 2019), the 66th most popular biography from Kenya (down from 62nd in 2019) and the 43rd most popular Kenyan Athlete.

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Among ATHLETES

Among athletes, Benjamin Limo ranks 1,624 out of 3,055Before him are Annarita Sidoti, Thomas Röhler, Fani Chalkia, Natalia Rodríguez, Simon Dickie, and Habiba Ghribi. After him are Quentin Fillon Maillet, Hatem Ghoula, Tanya Dangalakova, Ann Kristin Flatland, Mike Conley Sr., and Yargelis Savigne.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1974, Benjamin Limo ranks 623Before him are Sergei Gonchar, Pape Malick Diop, Urmas Paet, Aleksandr Averbukh, Henning Fritz, and Dario Cioni. After him are Movlud Miraliyev, Philippe Léonard, Lark Voorhies, Caíco, Sergey Ryzhikov, and Derek Cianfrance.

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In Kenya

Among people born in Kenya, Benjamin Limo ranks 66 out of 121Before him are Brimin Kipruto (1985), Peter Rono (1967), Asbel Kiprop (1989), Wilfred Bungei (1980), Abel Kirui (1982), and Matthew Birir (1972). After him are Reuben Kosgei (1979), Stella Mwangi (1986), Jemima Sumgong (1984), Paul Bitok (1970), Michael Olunga (1994), and Edna Kiplagat (1979).

Among ATHLETES In Kenya

Among athletes born in Kenya, Benjamin Limo ranks 43Before him are Brimin Kipruto (1985), Peter Rono (1967), Asbel Kiprop (1989), Wilfred Bungei (1980), Abel Kirui (1982), and Matthew Birir (1972). After him are Reuben Kosgei (1979), Jemima Sumgong (1984), Paul Bitok (1970), Edna Kiplagat (1979), Alfred Kirwa Yego (1986), and Mary Jepkosgei Keitany (1982).