Former CAC star Jordan Chipangama has made the Zambian Olympic team. Jordan has qualified for the Olympics by making the Olympic standard in the marathon. He will be running with the elites of the world. Jordan is hoping for a top 10 finish. Jordan maybe be perfectly suited for the expected warm weather in Rio,he has had plenty of experience running in the heat at Central Arizona College.
Coach Tavares believes Jordan will surprise a lot of people at the Olympics. He is an incredible talented runner. He has extremely good leg speed due to being a former 800 and 1500m runner. It was a pleasure to have coached Jordan when he was at Central Arizona College. Jordan is a special athlete and he has the gifts to be able to run with the elite marathoners of the world.