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  • Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, left and Japhet Koech prepare for a ten mile run early Thursday morning along the American River bike trail east of Sacramento State University, December 4, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, right and Japhet Koech finish a ten mile run early Thursday morning along the American River bike trail east of Sacramento State University, December 4, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, right and Japhet Koech finish a ten mile run early Thursday morning along the American River bike trail east of Sacramento State University, December 4, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, left and Japhet Koech finish a ten mile run early Thursday morning along the American River bike trail east of Sacramento State University, December 4, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, left and Japhet Koech enjoyed toast, tea, fruit and boiled eggs for breakfast Mel's Diner on Howe Ave in Sacramento on Thursday, December 4, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, left and Japhet Koech visit the state capitol in Sacramento on Wednesday afternoon, December 4, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, left and Japhet Koech tape a video interview Wednesday afternoon in Downtown Sacramento.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runner Shadrack Chepyego, and Japhet Koech , arrive at the Hilton in Sacramento on Wednesday afternoon.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runner Shadrack Chepyego, and Japhet Koech, center, check in at the Hilton Hotel with help from Purita Viado, receptionist in Sacramento on Wednesday afternoon.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runner Shadrack Chepyego, and Japhet Koech , left ride the elevatorl at the Hilton in Sacramento on Wednesday afternoon.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runner Japhet Koech , views the rooftop from his hotel at the Hilton in Sacramento on Wednesday afternoon.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runner Shadrack Chepyego, dresses for a workout in his hotel at the Hilton in Sacramento on Wednesday afternoon, December 4, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runner Shadrack Chepyego, and Japhet Koech , right dress for a workout in his hotel at the Hilton in Sacramento on Wednesday afternoon. At right are bags of new clothing given to them by the Gap store in San Francisco.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runner Shadrack Chepyego, waits for his fellow countryman Japhet Koech, right, to finish his workout in the gym at the Hilton in Sacramento on Wednesday, December 4, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Mercy Wanjiru, a IT Consultant in Sacramento makes Ugali, "Stiff Porridge" as she and her family hosted the Kenyan runners for dinner in Sacramento on Wednesday, December 4, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Shadrack Chepyego, Meeting 18 month old Nia Kiambati and her mother Wangari Kiabati before enjoying a traditional Kenyan meal in Fair Oaks on Wednesday.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runners Japhet Koech, second from the left, Shadrack Chepyego, blue jacket and Conyers Davis enjoyed a traditional Kenyan feast at the home of Mercy Wanjiru in in Fair Oaks on Wednesday evening, December 4, 2013. Conyers was instrumental in raising money to bring the Kenyans to Sacramento to run in Sunday's CIM.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • The Sacramento weather forecast for the week calls for cold weather.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Shadrack Chepyego, and Japhet Koech, took a group photograph with their hosts and extended family following dinner on Wednesday night in Fair Oaks.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Supporters produced posters in support of Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, left and Japhet Koech at Exhibit S Gallery in the Downtown Plaza, on Thursday night, December 5, 2013.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Children hold up posters for arriving Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, left and Japhet Koech at Exhibit S Gallery in the Downtown Plaza, on Thursday night, December 5, 2013 before a book signing.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Kenyan marathon runner Japhet Koech, center, spoke for himself and countryman Shadrack Chepyego, left thanking supporters for the opportunity to run at Sunday's CIM at Exhibit S Gallery in the Downtown Plaza, on Thursday night, December 5, 2013 before a book signing.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
  • Rob and Sandra Perkins of Sacramento have there photograph taken with Kenyan marathon runners Shadrack Chepyego, left and Japhet Koech at Exhibit S Gallery in the Downtown Plaza, on Thursday night, December 5, 2013 during the book signing.
    Jose Luis Villegas | jvillegas@sacbee.com
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