Among the runners is Dorcus Ajok who is defending gold in the 800m, 1500 and 10,000m races.
Winnie Nanyondo finishes second in her heat to qualify automatically while Dorcus Ajok is third in her heat but progresses thanks to her very good time....
The Ndejje University student clocked a personal best of 29 mins: 08 secs: 68
Dorcus Ajok and Halima Nakaayi are taking part in the women's 800m semi-final as Ronald Musagala vies for a final spot in the men's 1,500m final.
“My parents always wanted me to fully concentrate on academics."
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