Name: Benard Keter
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 3,000-meter steeplechase
Height: 5-8
DOB: 5/25/1992
Birthplace: Molo, Kenya
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.
High School: Tengecha Boys High School (Kapkatet, Kenya) ‘10
College: Texas Tech University ‘18, Human Science
Team/Club: U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 11th (3,000-meter steeplechase)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, silver (3,000-meter steeplechase)
  • 2019 Pan American Games, 4th (3,000-meter steeplechase)
  • 2017 NCAA Division I Championships, 6th (3,000-meter steeplechase)
  • 2016 NCAA Division I Championships, 10th (3,000-meter steeplechase)
  • 2015 NAIA Championships, 3rd (10,000-meter)
  • 2015 NAIA Indoor Championships, 1st (5,000-meter), 3rd (3,000-meter)
Personal: Son of Grace Sang…Member of the U.S. Army WCAP program…2016 NCAA Second Team in 3,000-meter steeplechase.