Rose Chelimo is the 2017 World Champion in the marathon. She won a close on in London over Edna Kiplagat and Amy Cragg at the 2017 World Championships. Rose Chelimo’s final push in London stopped Edna Kiplagat from winning her third World Championship in a row. Chelimo’s PB of 2:22:51 came at the 2017 Boston marathon, where she was beaten by, who else?, Edna Kiplagat.
How will Rose Chelimo fare in the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon? Well, we only have a few days to wait. Here’s a fine interivew with Rose Chelimo, who has represented Bahrain since 2015. The interview was done by Andy Edwards of Race News Service, at the London Marathon pressers on Wednesday.