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Philes Ongori

Philes Ongori

Date of Birth July 19, 1986
Age 35 years, 10 months, 14 days
Place of Birth Kisii County
Country Kenya
Profession Marathon Runner
Horoscope Cancer

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Philes Ongori Biography

Philes Ongori is a famous Marathon Runner, who was born on July 19, 1986 in Kenya. Philes Moora Ongori (born 19 July 1986 in Chironge, Kiamokama, in Kisii District) is a Kenyan long-distance runner who competes in half marathon and marathon events. According to Astrologers, Philes Ongori's zodiac sign is Cancer.

Her elder brother Peter Isaboke Mogere was also a runner. On 19 March 2010 he collapsed and died after finishing a 5000 metres heat at Ruring’u Stadium, Nyeri.

Her early career was based in Japan and she won a number of All-Japan Corporate titles for the Hokuren team. She ran the 10,000 metres for Kenya at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics, but came to prominence in the half marathon in 2008 when she won the Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon in the fastest time of the year. At the 2009 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships she won the silver medal. Ongori won on her marathon debut at the Rotterdam Marathon in 2011, setting a time of 2:24:20 hours.

The Abu Dhabi Half Marathon was her major race in 2010 and she was the runner-up behind teammate Keitany. In March the following year Ongori she ran at the Paris Half Marathon, but was again second-best behind a fellow Kenyan, this time Peninah Arusei. Ongori made her marathon debut in April 2011 at the Rotterdam Marathon and she outran the more experienced Hilda Kibet in the final stages to win the race in a quick first-time run of 2:24:20 hours. She was the first Kenyan finisher at the World 10K Bangalore, taking fifth place behind Ethiopian women. She won the Berlin Half Marathon in April 2012, beating Helah Kiprop by one second at the line, then won the Yangzhou Jianzhen International Half Marathon at the end of the month. She was second at the Sotokoto Safari Half Marathon in June, but missed the rest of the season.


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She opened 2013 with runner-up finishes at Berlin Half Marathon and the Prague Marathon. She was fifth at the Yokohama Women’s Marathon.

Philes Ongori Net Worth

Philes is one of the richest Marathon Runner & listed on most popular Marathon Runner. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Philes Ongori net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Philes Ongori Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$1.5 Million
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Source of IncomeMarathon Runner
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Philes Ongori grew up in the same village as another great female long distance runner Margaret Okayo, who is a twice winner of the New York City Marathon. Ongori moved to Japan as a teenager and ran for Yamanashi Gakuin High School. She joined the Hokuren Women’s Running Club in 2005 and won five All-Japan corporate titles on the track for the team, over distances from 1500 metres to 10,000 metres. She formed part of Kenya’s team for the Chiba Ekiden in November 2005 and she ran the fastest opening leg and Kenya went on to win the race. She made her half marathon debut in March 2006 and won on her first attempt, taking the Matsue Ladies Half Marathon title. Ongori claimed third place at the Sapporo Half Marathon later that year. She set a personal best of 31:18.85 minutes for the 10,000 m in September in Oita.

She opened 2013 with runner-up finishes at Berlin Half Marathon and the Prague Marathon. She was fifth at the Yokohama Women’s Marathon.

Philes Ongori Height

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She had her first sub 1:10 clocking in the half marathon at the All-Japan Corporate Half Marathon in 2007, which she won in a time of 1:09:50 hours. She was selected for the 10,000 metres race at the 2007 World Championships and she finished eighth. The following year she won the Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon; her time of 1:07:57 was the second fastest win recorded on the circuit. This time was the fastest run for the distance by any athlete that year. She was expected to perform well at the All-Japan Corporate Half Marathon, but it was Yukiko Akaba who took the title while Ongori ended the race in third. She came within a second of her best in the 10,000 m at the Hyogo Relays in Kobe, edging out Yoko Shibui.

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Facts & Trivia

Philes Ranked on the list of most popular Marathon Runner. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Kenya. Philes Ongori celebrates birthday on July 19 of every year.

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