Namayo Mawerere, the Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) Publicity Secretary confirmed that the six-man team will have Kiprotich, national Record holder Felix Chemonges, Jackson Kiprop, Victor Kiplangat, Geoffrey Kusuro and Bernard Cheptoch.
Ugandaâ€™s 2012 Olympic gold medalist Steven Kiprotich is in the United Kingdom ahead of the London Marathon which takes place this Sunday. After the bomb blasts that claimed three lives during the Boston Marathon on Monday, there were fears that the gold medalist would miss the event.
The President of Uganda Paralympic Committee, Mpindi Bumali, has promised that the Ugandan team to the 2012 Paralympic Games will add another medal to the recent gold medal won by Steven Kiprotich in the London Olympics.
Ugandaâ€™s sole gold medal winner at the just concluded London Olympics, Steven Kiprotich, will need proper rebranding and more advise if he is to remain a true champion, a Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) official has said.