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Mary Moraa explains the motivation behind her viral dancing celebration

The Kip Keino Classic 800m race took place at the Nyayo National Stadium, and it saw Mary Moraa successfully defending her title as she clinched the top spot with a world lead time of 1:57:96. Nelly Chepchirchir and Vivian Chebet finished second and third, respectively. Moraa is renowned for her post-race dance, which she explained as a way to entertain and put a smile on her loyal followers’ faces. Moraa, known as ‘The Dancing Queen’ among athletics fans, revealed her motivation for dancing after victories in an interview with SportPesa News.

She expressed that it is a dedication to her supporters, aiming to entertain and bring joy to them. Moraa’s charismatic persona and success on the track have garnered her a significant fan base. Aside from her 800m victory, Moraa has also competed in the 400m race multiple times this year, focusing on improving her speed in preparation for the upcoming 2024 Paris Olympic Games. She expressed satisfaction with her performance and revealed plans to continue refining her skills for future races.

Looking ahead, Moraa’s next challenge is the Doha Diamond League meeting scheduled for Friday, May 10 at the Qatar Sports Club. As she continues to strive for excellence on the track, Moraa’s dedication to her followers and commitment to entertaining them through her post-race dance have further endeared her to the athletic community.