Ethiopia’s Netsanet Gudeta shatters women’s record at world half marathon

Ethiopia’s Netsanet Gudeta crosses the finish line with a world-record time at the world half marathon championships in Valencia, Spain on Saturday. (@angprobinsyano6/Twitter) Ethiopia’s Netsanet Gudeta smashed the women’s only race world... Read more »

Dadi Bayene of Ethiopia wins Richmond Marathon – WRIC

RICHMOND, Va. (AP/WRIC) — An Ethiopian runner has won the 39th annual Richmond marathon. According to race results available on the organizers’ website, Dadi Bayene came in first Saturday at the Anthem Richmond... Read more »

Ethiopian Runner Calls on US to Push for Human Rights in His Country

Feyisa Lilesa, the Ethiopian silver medalist in the marathon at last month’s Rio Olympics, was in Washington this week, calling on the U.S. Congress to take action in solidarity with Ethiopians protesting... Read more »

Ethiopia's Feyisa Lilesa makes gesture of protest on marathon finish line in Rio – video – The Guardian

The Guardian Ethiopia's Feyisa Lilesa makes gesture of protest on marathon finish line in Rio – videoThe GuardianSilver medallist in the men's marathon, Feyisa Lilesa, makes a gesture of protest as he... Read more »

Kenenisa Bekele Left Off Ethiopia's Olympic Team – FloTrack

By Associated Press ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Kenenisa Bekele won’t compete at next month’s Olympics, perhaps the distance running great’s last chance at the games, after he was left off Ethiopia’s final... Read more »

Ethiopia's Girmay Birhanu and Aberu Zennebe win Ottawa Marathon – Ottawa Citizen

The races within the race were the stories behind the Ottawa Marathon on Sunday. To begin with, there was a third consecutive Ethiopian sweep of the men’s and women’s titles in the 42.195-kilometre... Read more »

Ethiopian great Haile Gebrselassie retires from competitive running – CTV News

Haile Gebrselassie isn’t going to stop running, he’s just going to stop racing. The 42-year-old Ethiopian great, a two-time Olympic champion at 10,000 metres and a multiple world-record holder at distances up... Read more »

Ethiopian great Haile Gebrselassie retires from competitive running – CTV News

Haile Gebrselassie isn’t going to stop running, he’s just going to stop racing. The 42-year-old Ethiopian great, a two-time Olympic champion at 10,000 metres and a multiple world-record holder at distances up... Read more »

Ethiopian great Haile Gebrselassie retires from competitive running

Haile Gebrselassie isn’t going to stop running, he’s just going to stop racing. The 42-year-old Ethiopian great, a two-time Olympic champion at 10,000 metres and a multiple world-record holder at distances up... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Dying Breeds in 5000 and 10000 Meters Track Races

By Dawit Tolesa Azmeraw Bekele, 29, is a long distance runner with illustrious records in road and cross country running competitions. His cameo year of 2010 was a successful season winning the... Read more »