Team Kenya pulls stellar performance in Africa weight lifting champioship
Kenya’s medal scorching streak in the Africa Weightlifting Championships cum Olympic qualifiers in Nairobi persisted with the staff captain Maurice Aromo successful silver in the boys’s 89 kg class.
Aromo scored 102 issues in the clutch and 132 in the blank and jerk for a complete of 234 issues. The father of 2 completed 2d in the back of Algerian Tou-Airis Faris who lifted as much as 165 issues in clutch to set a brand new African document. The 22-year-old went forward to attain 170 issues in the blank and jerk to carry his overall tally to 335 issues to win the coveted gold. Aromo’s success brings Kenya’s medal haul to 14- 8 silver 6 bronze.