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Cause of death is not yet known, however, Job Kiptoo, Moses Tanui’s third son died in Hamilton, Ontario over the weekend.
Kiptoo has been attending Mohawk College in Hamilton for the past two year. He claimed to fall ill, was rushed to hospital and died.
Ex-Boston Marathon Champion Moses Tanui’s Son Collapses, Dies in Canada #DiedSuddenly "Sudden Illness"— Hello Dave (@tulloch1978) October 28, 2023
Job Kiptoo, was a student at Mohawk College in Hamilton, Canada where he has been for the last two years. https://t.co/mCEpRmwoFm pic.twitter.com/COzwIzX1vd
Tanui is a noted former marathon runner having won Boston twice. He is currently the race director for the Eldoret City Marathon.
“It is sad that we lost a young, vibrant and hardworking young man who had a bright future,” said his uncle Silus Tanui.