By Mark Jenkin Kenenisa Bekele had to settle for fourth place in the Chicago Marathon on Sunday. Having won his marathon debut in Paris in April, one of Ethiopia's greatest track runners was competing over 26.2 miles for only the second time. But ... AllAfrica.com, 1 month ago
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By Mitchell Obi, AIPS Africa President Kenenisa Bekele, holder of the world record and Olympic record in both the 5,000 and 10,000 and compatriot Haile Gebrselassie, the Ethiopian long-distance track and road running legend will attend the AIPS ...Vanguard, 4 days ago What does Chicago have in store after Kimetto's world record? IAAF, 1 month ago Kipchoge Tipped The Star (Kenya), 1 month ago
Legendary Ethiopian athlete Haile Gebreselassie was forced to pull out of the Great Scottish Run. The former Olympic champion ran only 19 minutes of the half-marathon in Glasgow, Scotland, last Sunday before being forced to withdraw due to breathing ...Individual.com, 1 month ago Ethiopia: Athletics Round-Up AllAfrica.com, 1 month ago
Kenyans dominated the 2014 Eindhoven Marathon but failed to settle for the top honours as Ethiopian Tilahun Regassa shook off strong challenge to snatch the title. Regassa posted 2:06:21 to win the race as Kenyans occupied the next five places.AllAfrica.com, 1 month ago Maiyo Beaten The Star (Kenya), 1 month ago Ethiopia's Regassa wins Eindhoven Marathon in 2:06:21 IAAF, 1 month ago
In a small village in Arsi in Oromia Region, 180 kilometres from Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, Meti Feyisa grows wheat, barley and beans on three and a half hectares. About four months ago, Meti received 62.5 kilogrammes of barley seed from Diageo, ...East African, 4 days ago
Sentayehu Eshetu is smiling proudly in his smart blue Adidas track suit top. It is a gift from Tirfi Tsegaye, the latest athlete he has helped emerge from the humble town of Bekoji to become a superstar of world athletics. Two months ago in ...AllAfrica.com, 1 week ago
It may be a bit premature to say that Muktar Edris is the next great Ethiopian distance runner, but the 20-year-old is already faster over 5000m than Kenenisa Bekele and Haile Gebrselassie were at that age. Edris emerged on the international ...Nigeria Daily Independent, 1 month ago
The fastest man over 5,000m and 10,000m in history will take to the Chicago streets on Sunday in pursuit of Dennis Kimetto 's course record of 2:03:45 from a year ago. Kenenisa Bekele will run his second career marathon in Chicago, and he will look ...Flow Track, 1 month ago Chicago Marathon Preview The Guardian Express, 1 month ago 2014 Chicago Marathon Preview Miami Herald, 1 month ago
Keflezighi: 'I'm A Tactician'Boston Marathon Champion Meb Keflezighi shares why you can't count him out in his ninth New York City Marathon.Tags: EnduranceKeflezighi: 'I'm A Tactician'NEXT VIDEO Keflezighi: 'I'm A Tactician'Keflezighi: 'I'm A ...ESPN.com, 3 weeks ago
Patience and hard work are the attributes Tirfi Tsegaye says are vital to success for any long-distance runner. At the age of 29 and with victories in two of the world's biggest marathons this year, the athlete from the renowned running town of ...AllAfrica.com, 3 weeks ago
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