Kenyan athlete and Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge receives $ 40,000 in ETH following NFT's 'highlights' auction

Kenyan athlete and world record holder Eliud Kipchoge recently auctioned the first round of NFT for 17.9837 Ethereum tokens. The auction held at the NFT Opensea Marketplace covers some of the most important moments in Kipchoge's career. According to a report, Kipchoge's record-breaking run in Vienna in 2019 brought in $ 148,837 ETH, while the Berlin Marathon earned him more than $ 3.1 ETH, or $ 6,500 at current prices, according to a report. Meanwhile, Kipchoge, who is also an Olympic champion, said in a Twitter post that he is grateful that some key moments in his career are now available as an NFT. He wrote: I can say that I am grateful that the highlights of my career are now available as NFT. I hope it brings positive memories I made to someone in this world. Meanwhile, the report states that "Momentible.io created the NFT illustration in collaboration with Kipchoge." "The video message is the official confirmation and authentication of belonging to Kipchoge," he adds. Kipchoge was the first to complete 42 km and 195 m in less than 2 hours during the “INEOS 1:59 Challenge 2019 in Vienna”. With the NFT auction, the marathon runner became the last celebrity to join the growing list of other key figures embarking on the NFT frenzy. What do you think of Kipchoge's NFT auction? You can tell us what you think in the comments below. Blockchain, Berlin Marathon, Eliud Kipchoge, ETH, Kenya NFT, Momentible.io, nft, NFT market, world marathon recordMore Read more

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