Effective 3rd quarter of 2014, Bahrain has three (3) recruits that will be allowed to run under its flag as per IAAF rule. They are:
1. El Hassan El Abbassi from Morocco, effective July 19, 2014.
Personal bests: 5,000m = 13:33.95/ 10,000m = 27.32.96/ half marathon = 1:01.09. Entered at the 10,00m at the Asian Games.
2. Eunice Jepkirui Kirwa from Kenya, effective July 15, 2014
Personal bests: 3,000m steeplechase = 10:18.3/ 10 kms = 31.57/ half marathon = 1:08:31, marathon = 2:21:41. Entered in the marathon at the Asian Games.
3. Rajaa Lemmadi from Morocco, effective September 10, 2014
Personal bests: 800m = 2:06.96/ 1500m = 4:34.96. Entered in the 800m and 4x400m at the Asian Games.
Source: IAAF, Gulf Daily News