Iten in central Kenya is renowned across the world for producing extraordinarily quick middle and long distance runners. Numerous Olympic champions grew up in the town, and many more established stars are expected back from London in a few weeks with medals around their necks. AFPTV went to Iten, to try and find out what the secret is behind the success.
By Mark Giongco
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