Category “Fair Play for Peace”
Two olympic and two world gold medals in the 800.
An athlete by background, his father won the 4x400 silver medal in Mexico in 1968. David is a member of Massai. He is the greatest 800-metre runner ever. Moreover, he is an Arsenal supporter. But there's an Irish missionary - Father Colm O'Connell - behind David's success, who has trained Kenyan runners for so many decades.
"The greatest 800-metre runner ever and... maybe the most handsome man in his type of sport"