Kipchoge and Ibarguen named IAAF Athletes of the Year

  • International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has announced the Athlete of the year award.
  • IAAF Athlete of the Year 2018 (Male): Eliud Kipchoge (Kenyan marathon runner)
  • IAAF Athlete of the Year 2018 (Female): Caterine Ibarguen (Colombian long jumper)
  • Here are some other awards:
    • Male rising star – Armand Duplantis
    • Female rising star – Sydney Mclaughlin
    • IAAF president’s award – Andreas Brugger
    • IAAF coaching achievement of the year – Joe Vigil
    • IAAF woman of the year award – Evelyn Claudio Lopez
    • Athletics photograph of the year – Felix Sanchez Arrazola