Ben Jipcho is confirmed dead at the age of 77.
Ben was best known as a Kenyan athlete.
Ben Jipcho
Ben Jipcho 1972.jpg
Personal information
Born1 March 1943 (1943-03)
Mount Elgon District, Western Province, Kenya
Died24 July 2020 (2020-07-25) (aged 77)
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight71 kg (157 lb)
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)1500-5000 m
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)1500 m – 3:33.16 (1974)
5000 m – 13:14.3 (1974)
3000 mS – 8:13.91 (1973)