Evans Chebet is a Kenyan long-distance runner who became just the third man this century to win both the Boston Marathon and New York City Marathon. While running his Boston Marathon debut, Kipchoge dropped around 19 miles in the race’s famed hills. Fellow Kenyan Evans Chebet won the race in 2:05:54, becoming the first man since 2008 to repeat as Boston champion.
He also runs in Gargnano Dieci Miglia del Garda in 2011, Porto Half Marathon in 20912, JoongAng Seoul Marathon in 2013, London Marathon in 2021, New York City Marathon in 2022, Boston Marathon in 2022 and many more.
Evans Chebet Height & Weight
Evans Chebet height is 5 feet 5 inches and body weight is 50 Kg or 110 lbs. Kipchoge finished 3 minutes, 29 seconds behind fellow Kenyan Evans Chebet, who clocked 2:05:54 and became the first male runner to repeat as Boston champion since 2008.
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Evans Chebet Wife
Who is Evans Chebet’s wife? He is married with Lilian Chepkemei. She is a farmer by profession and currently lives with her husband and family in Kalenjin tribes in Kenya.
Evans Chebet Profile
|Real Name||Evans Chebet|
|Age||25 years old, as of 2023|
|Birthday||10 November 1988|
|Height||5′ 5″ (1.65 m)|
|Weight (approx.)||50 kg (110 lbs)|
|Shoe Size||8 (US)|
Who Is Evans Chebet?
Evans Chebet was born on 10 November 1988 in Kenya. He became the third man this century to win both the Boston Marathon and New York City Marathon. Chebet won his third consecutive World Marathon Major title at the 2023 Boston Marathon. In 2016, he finished third at the Berlin Marathon.
He won his first international race, the Buenos Aires Marathon, in 2:05:00, after finishing in the top six of all marathons he had run. He won the Lake Biwa Marathon in March 2020 with a time of 2:07:29.
His personal best was lowered exactly two minutes in December of the same year when he won the 2020 Valencia Marathon in 2:03:00, beating Lawrence Cherono by four seconds.