Kericho based Robert Biwott is one of the most talent full middle distances runners in Kenya at the moment. After finishing high school, Robert started to fully focus on athletics. He ran his first race outside Kenya in Tokyo, Japan where he took the second place in the 800m. In that same year 2013, Robert traveled to the World Youth Championships in Donetsk. He won the 1500m with a six seconds lead over the number two.
Robert made his Diamond League debut in the 2014 IAAF Shanghai Diamond League where he outsprinted Makloufi and won in a massive personal best of 1:44.69.