Men’s World Championship steeplechase final goes to photo finish

October 4th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

It was a very tight finish in the men’s 3,000m steeplechase between Kenya’s Kipruto and Girma of Ethiopia

Kipruto loses shoe, wins Diamond League 3,000m steeple final

August 30th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

In the high-stakes Diamond League final, Kipruto loses a spike but squeaks past Morocco’s El Bakkali for a $50,000 payday

Men’s 3,000m steeplechase finals sees new Olympic record, former champion defeated and first U.S. medal in 62 years

August 17th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Rio 2016 | 1 Comment »

The men’s 3,000m steeplechase was one of the most entertaining events on the track. It saw the two-time Olympic champion defeated, a new Olympic record and the first U.S. medal in the event for 62 years. Canada’s Matt Hughes also competed and ran strong for an 11th place finish.