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Elite Runner

Elite Runner

See elite runners’ roots as we visit a family shamba (a Swahili term for a small farm). An invitation into a family shamba is a great honor; don’t expect luxury (or even running water) but do expect to be welcomed with open arms. We'll also visit a primary school, where you will be welcomed by staff who will share…
Duration
4 days
Group size
Up to 12 people
Hosted in
English

Your host

Willy

Willy

A former professional runner, I'm Head of Guest Relations for The Kenya Experience, a running camp in the town of Iten, home to the world’s best long-distance runners.

Where you'll be

We'll walk through maize fields to visit a traditional shamba homestead, a small plot that's both home and farm and provides a glimpse into the lives of rural Kenyans. Kameriny Primary School is a typical rural school, providing the best they can for their students in difficult circumstances.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 12 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Iten is an hour drive from Eldoret Airport. There are daily 50-minute flights from Nairobi's JKIA to Eldoret.
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Elite Runner
New immersion
From $595/person
New immersion
From $595/person