Micah Kogo burst onto the scene in 2006 when he set the fastest time in the world and 6th fastest ever in the 10,000m in Brussels clocking 26:35.63. He won bronze the 2008 Olympic Games 10,000m and set a World 10k Record of 27:01 in the Parelloop 10k in 2009. In the marathon, Micah placed 2nd in Boston in 2013 and 4th in Chicago the same year.
Place of birth: Burnt Forest, Kenya
Residence: Eldoret, Kenya
DOB: 30 June 1986
Event: Long Distance
Coach: Ricky Simms
Team: Reebok, Nike
World Athletics Profile: Micah Kogo