Felicien Muhitira

Muhitira in early preps for Kigali Peace Marathon

Félicien Muhitira, Rwanda’s finest middle and long distance runner, has resumed training as he gears up for the 16th Kigali International Peace Marathon. The 2020 edition of the annual race, one of the biggest athletics events in Africa, will take place in October. A fortnight ago, the...

Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 12:06am

Muhitira completes move to APR Athletics club

Felicien Muhitira, Rwanda’s top middle and long distance runner, has completed his move to APR Athletics club on a one-year deal. The 26-year signed a one-year contract on Monday evening after spending three years in The Mountain Classic Athletics. He was previously an athlete for...

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 12:04am

Muhitira gears up for World Marathon Championships

Rwanda’s elite middle and long distance runner, Felicien Muhitira, has started intensive preparations ahead of the 2020 World Half Marathon Championships slated on March 29, in Poland. The Mountain Classic Athletics runner, who won the inaugural Huye Half Marathon, claimed gold after using...

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 12:18am

Rwandan strikes silver at Athens Marathon

Rwanda’s long distance runner Felicien Muhitira has won a silver medal at the 37th Athens Classic Marathon after finishing second on Sunday, in Greece. Muhitira, 25, led the race from the off and was in command until the 600 metres mark to the line when Kenya’s John Kipkorir Komen...

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 11:12am

Athletics: Muhitira retains Sedan-Charleville Half Marathon title in France

Sunday 2018 Sedan-Charleville (24.3km) Top five 1. Felicien Muhitira (Rwanda) 1h11’48” 2. Elvis Tabarach (Kenya) 1h11’50” 3. James Kibet (Uganda) 1h12’03” 4. Alfred Cherop (Kenya) 1h12’09” 5. Tony Pkiror Langangoi 1h13’28 RWANDA...

Monday, October 8, 2018 - 12:37pm

Rwandan trio set for inaugural Commonwealth Half Marathon

Rwanda’s leading middle and long distance runners Felicien Muhitira, Noel Hitimana and Salome Nyirarukundo will make their debut at the inaugural edition of Commonwealth Half Marathon championship due on October 7 in Cardiff city in the United Kingdom. The inaugural championship will be...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 12:21am

Muhitira, Hitimana dominate Brazzaville Half Marathon

Monday 2018 Brazzaville Half Marathon 1.Felicien Muhitira (Rwanda) 1h04’35” 2.Noel Hitimana (Rwanda) 1h06’23” 3.Wilson Kipsang (Kenya) 1h07’50” RWANDA’s duo of long distance runners, Felicien Muhitira and Noel Hitimana, dominated this year’s 15th...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 2:06pm

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