|Born||20 June 1996|
Kibiwott Kandie (born 20 June 1996) is a Kenyan long-distance runner. In December 2020, he won the Valencia Half Marathon finishing in a new World Record time of 57:32 (awaiting ratification) chopping off the previous world record by almost 30 seconds. He won the silver medal in the men's race at the 2020 World Athletics Half Marathon Championships held in Gdynia, Poland in October 2020.
In 2020, he won the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon held in Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates. He also won the Prague 21.1 km event at the Prague Half Marathon held in Prague, Czech Republic. This was an invitation-only half marathon for elite runners. This event was held after the Prague Half Marathon was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In December 2020, at the Valencia Half Marathon, Kandie set a new half marathon world record with a time of 57:32, obliterating the previous record set by Geoffrey Kamworor by almost half a minute.
On 4 April 2021, he set a course record of 59:32 at the Istanbul Half Marathon in Turkey.
|2019||Saint Silvester Road Race||São Paulo, Brazil||1st||15 km||42:59 (CR)|
|2020||Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon||Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates||1st||Half marathon||58:58|
|Prague Half Marathon||Prague, Czech Republic||1st||Half marathon||58:38|
|World Championships (HM)||Gdynia, Poland||2nd||Half marathon||58:54|
|Valencia Half Marathon||Valencia, Spain||1st||Half marathon||57:32 (WR)|
|2021||Istanbul Half Marathon||Istanbul, Turkey||1st||Half marathon||59:32 (CR)|