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Douglas Kipserem – biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

Is Athlete 
Runner 
Long-distance runner 
From Kenya 
Type Sports 
Gendermale
Birth 1 January 1987
Age:33 years

Douglas Kipserem (born 1987) is a Kenyan long-distance runner who competes in the 5000 metres. He was the gold medallist in the event at the 2016 African Championships in Athletics.
He first appeared at the elite level in 2013, ranking in the world top 200, then placed within the top 150 in the 2014 season. A member of the Kenya Defence Forces, he was the 5000 m runner-up at the Kenyan Athletics Championships in 2016, gaining his first national selection.

International competitions

YearCompetitionVenuePositionEventNotes
2016African ChampionshipsDurban, South Africa1st5000 m13:13.35