Kiptalam Keter

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameKiptalam Arap•Keter
Used nameKiptalam•Keter
Born1932 in ?, Nandi (KEN)
Died3 December 2013 in ?, Nandi (KEN)
NOC Kenya


Arap Kiptalam Keter finished fourth in the 4x440 yards relay (with the non-Olympians Paul Kipkorir Boit, Korigo Barno, and Musembi Mbathi) and was eliminated in the heats of the 880 yards at the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games. In the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Arap Kiptalam Keter finished sixth in the 4x440 yards relay (with Bartonjo Rotich, Kibet Boit, and the non-Olympian Samuel Chemweno) and was again eliminated in the heats of the 880 yards.

Personal Bests: 400 – unknown; 800 – 1:49.0y (1961).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1956 Summer Olympics Athletics KEN Kiptalam Keter
800 metres, Men (Olympic) 7 h3 r1/3
4 × 400 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Kenya 4 h3 r1/2