5 May 2012 – Eugene, USA - It’s been 44 years since Naftali Temu won the Olympic 10,000m gold medal in the high altitude of Mexico City. Since then no Kenyan man has repeated the feat despite their country’s incredible distance running record.
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Australian runner Martin Dent
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