Track & Field Olympic athlete; Event: 3,000m steeplechase
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(At a Glance)
Date of Birth: Feb/17/1982
Place of Origin: Kenya
In 2007, Jepkorir broke the 3000m steeple chase Kenyan record while competing at the Bislett Games in Oslo. In Athens, she clocked in with an African and Commonwealth record, a time of 9:14.52.
She will be making her Olympic debut at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, threatening the raining Russian champs.