We all know that running plays a significant role in Ethiopian culture. But what do races here actually look like?
The three Breaking2 runners – Eliud Kipchoge, Zersenay Tadese and Lelisa Desisa – all wrote personal messages on their shoes. Here’s what they said.
These seven videos offer insight into the two-hour marathon attempt in Italy and will surely get you pumped up for the possible barrier-breaking run.
See what numbers are being tossed around on social media ahead of the two-hour marathon attempt, known as the Breaking2 project.
A premature sprint to what the top two runners at the Wuxi Marathon in China thought was the finish line proved to be a costly mistake.
Ethiopia’s Feyisa Lilesa won the United Airlines NYC Half on Sunday and, once again, performed a protest against his home government at the finish.
February 8th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
Just on time for her 26th birthday, Genzebe Dibaba added yet another record to her growing collection.
February 7th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
In a recent interview with UK media, acclaimed Haile Gebrselassie approved Ethiopia’s decision to send dopers off to prison.
Watch video of the start of the Dubai Marathon where Kenenisa Bekele falls and puts his world record bid in jeopardy.
January 9th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
The London Marathon announced its men’s elite field for the 2017 race on April 23 set to feature Kenenisa Bekele in a world record attempt.
December 23rd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »
Miruts Yifter, a two-time Olympic champion for Ethiopia, passed away at a Toronto hospital at 72 on Thursday.
Ethiopian Miruts Yifter, a two-time Olympic champion, is currently in hospital in Toronto and recovering from a collapsed lung.