Jacob Kiplimo is a 19 year aged Ugandan who hails from Eastern Uganda and a member of the Sebei
ethnic group born and grew in the slopes of Mt Elgon in Bukwo district. Just like it has been the trend for most of the highland men basically from Sebei region taking Centre stage in the Uganda’s athletics arena, at the age of 15 Kiplimo won the 10,000 metres bronze medal at the 2016 IAAF World U20 Championships and here is his brief biography.
As the career grew with time Jacob further kept on perfecting his art and passion for athletics despite
being one of the youngest athlete of the time to participate in the highly contested competitions. However in 2017, Jacob Kiplimo had one of the outstanding performances during his career when he won gold in the men tournament under 20 race that was generalized with top acts in the game.
The trend grew with time as the athlete progressed at the Ugandan Cross Country Championships on 16 Feb 2019 in Tororo when Jacob Kiplomo defeated Joshua Cheptegei by both placing first and second
respectively adding to his biography.
Meanwhile on a fateful Tuesday Ugandans littered the internet with praises hailing the new Gold
champion medalist Kiplimo Jacob after the impressive victory after defeating Ethiopian World
Championship silver medalist Selemon Barega to win 5000m of IAAF in Eastern Czech City.
Jacob Kiplimo Biography in Brief
Names: Jacob Kiplimo
Age: 19 years
Home District: Bukwo District
First Win: 10,000 metres bronze medal at the 2016 IAAF World U20 Championships.
Jacob Kiplimo Relationship
He is still single and concentrating on becoming another World Champion
Jacob Kiplimo Net Worth
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