A squad of 33 is getting set to take part in the championships to be held in Aarhus, Denmark
Sixty countries have confirmed participation in the 2017 race
The local organizing committee says entry of over 70 is expected before Monday’s deadline.
“We will put the PVC down and only put soil on top so that the athletes are not injured."
“They are coming as guest runners to the event," says National athletics federation president Domenic Otuchet.
Former Olympic and world marathon champion Stephen Kiprotich and former world and Africa junior champion, Joshua Cheptegei, are in the squad
Relays will be making their debut at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships
The logo was unveiled in Kampala.
Uganda won the bid to host the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in November 2014 after beating Bahrain
A delegation from the IAAF inspected Kololo ceremonial grounds, the venue for the event.
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