Justin Lagat is a Kenyan runner who continues to run competitively since 2007. When he first joined one of Kenya’s leading long distance training camps in the country. His experience and knowledge under different coaches over time has resulted in him learning so much about the sport of running has resulted in him taking up coaching to transfer the same knowledge to others. He is as well a freelance sports journalist covering the sport of Running.
A longtime columnist with RunBlogRun, a contributing writer to a number of Running Publications including the Competitor.com and an author of a number of ebooks on Kenyan running including the Determined Runners and The 17 Week Marathon Training Program that Improved My Time from 2:55 to 2:26, among others.