“The Kenya Experience

blew away my expectations…

Truly a trip of a lifetime”



The Kenya Experience – Running Camps in Iten

Our running camps provide an inspirational location, expert coaching and a supportive group environment for runners of all levels.

With an emphasis on doing it ‘the Kenyan way’ the camps include guided runs, practical workshops and an exciting itinerary outside of the actual training. You will meet and learn from top Kenyan runners & coaches and interact with the local community in Iten under the guidance of our expert staff.

Join like minded runners from around the world for the running holiday of a lifetime.

Inspiring location

Endless dirt trails and views across the Great Rift Valley

Cultural Immersion

Unique insider access to the lives of Kenya’s great runners

Train with Kenyan Runners

Share the trails with medal winners and champions

Expert Coaching

Learn how to run The Kenyan Way from expert coaches

July 24th – August 6th 2017


Special Edition Running with the Kenyans camp

Featuring author Adharanand Finn plus additional guests

Open to runners of all abilities

Venue: High Altitude Training Centre, Iten Kenya

Fully Booked

August  13th – 26th 2017


Adult Running Camp

Open to runners of all abilities

Venue: High Altitude Training Centre, Iten Kenya

Bookings open

December 3rd  – 16th 2017


Adult Running Camp

Open to runners of all abilities

Venue: High Altitude Training Centre, Iten Kenya

Bookings open

March 4th – 17th 2018


Adult Running Camp

Open to runners of all abilities

Venue: High Altitude Training Centre, Iten Kenya

Bookings Open

“It was what I imagined in so many ways but better… just a brilliant time and certainly the trip of a lifetime. For anyone who loves running, this is a must do trip.”



“The camp was well organized and delivered on everything I expected.  The Kenya Experience left me humbled and inspired by the Kenyan style of running. I would highly recommend it!”



Our Charity Partner

The Kenya Experience are proud to partner with Gathimba Edwards Foundation to ‘Give kids in Kenya a chance’. For every booking made we make a donation to GEF to support their projects in Kenya.

Tell Me More

Two weeks too long?

We’ve partnered with Airbnb to create a unique four day experience in Iten.
We also featured in the launch commercial as one of the founding partners of Airbnb Experiences.

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“I was also amazed how many of the world’s top athletes we actually able to meet and train with!  I want to come back!”



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Please email us with any questions or to book your place.


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The Kenya Experience

We offer holidays and training camps for running enthusiasts and athletes in Iten Kenya 'The Home of Champions' Iten is the hub of Kenyan running and home to many of the stars you see winning major races and representing the Kenyan National Team. We provide runners from all over the world the opportunity to visit Iten, meet and train with the runners, learn from the star athletes and their coaches and engage with the local community. All whilst enjoying personalised professional coaching in an inspirational location. We offer year round training and holiday opportunities in Iten and offer camps which are open to all as well as private groups. We run open camps throughout the year which all are welcome to join, either as individuals, couples or small groups. We also organise camps for Schools, Running Clubs and other groups. For more information please visit our website www.traininkenya.com or email info@traininkenya.com
The Kenya Experience
The Kenya ExperienceFriday, June 23rd, 2017 at 2:43am
One of the reasons we like supporting a small charity like Gathimba Edwards Foundation is that we and our guests can see exactly what is happening on the ground.

We understand that big charities with big projects are also very important, they are looking at the big picture and trying to put large scale infrastructure and organisation in place. It is our belief that the small guys out in the field making an immediate difference to individuals/families/small communities are also vitally important.

That is what GEF are doing and we encourage you to check out their work. Do not be fooled into the way of thinking that there are so many big problems in the world that it is not worth it to do something so small as to make 1 child happy. Well done GEF for doing that over and over again.
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The Kenya ExperienceThursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 2:50am
Sunrise speed work in Kenya!