Life begins at 40, Cherop reshape her career with a win in Milano

Life begins at forty, Sharon Cherop performance say it all. The 40-year-old won Milano city marathon last Sunday in 2:26:13.

Only at sixteen, Cherop represented Kenya in 5000m at World junior championship, held in Santiago, Chile in 1999. She finished third, to win a Bronze medal.

After World junior championship in 1999, not much is said about Cherop in athletic. 

Live begins at 40, Cherop reshape her career with a win in Milano

It was not until 2010, where she started majoring in marathons. Her debut came at Twin cities marathon in 2010, before going for a win in Toronto waterfront marathon (2:22:43)

The following year (2011) she worn a bronze medal in Daegu World athletics championship in Korea. However, her major breakthrough came in 2012, when she won Boston marathon in 2:31:50.

After going for maternity leave in about 2015, Cherop resurfaced back in 2018  with an enormous win in Eldoret city marathon in Kenya.

Adorned with Li - Ning  apparel, Cherop's victory in Milano reminiscence us, her past prowess wearing adidas and mizuno.

 The former Boston marathon champion, believe she can still lower her personal best of 2:22:39 (Dubai 2012)

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