From Ethiopia To Hartford, McAlister Has Become An Ace For Trinity

He would get up when the sun rose in his small village in southern Ethiopia. There were no clocks and no watches and he didn’t know how to tell time anyway, but... Read more »

Exile Ethiopian marathon runner misses wife

Ethiopian Olympic marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa who is on exile said he misses his wife, but he is not about to give up on his protest. Lilesa has been living in the... Read more »

Feyisa Lilesa: Ethiopian protest runner lands in the US

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Olympic Marathoner Who Defied Ethiopian Government at the Finish Line Hasn't Returned Home – ABC News

Ethiopian marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa has not returned to his home country since making anti-government demonstrations after he won a silver medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, ABC... Read more »

The Great Ethiopia Run is the most incredible experience

Haile Gebrselassie has a problem. You wouldn’t know it from a quick glance at his famous face, which is fixed with the beguiling smile that has accompanied him on a career that... Read more »

From Ethiopia to USD, Musa sets pace

USD junior and Ethiopia native Mubarik Musa took 19th place at the Roy Griak Invitational last Saturday and has been the Coyotes’ top cross country runner for the past two seasons.(Photo: Aaron... Read more »

Egypt’s presidential runner pledges to peacefully resolve dam row with Ethiopia

May 26, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Egypt’s presidential front runner Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said he would be keen to resolve the long running Nile water dispute with Ethiopia through dialogue if he is... Read more »

Former Ethiopian Olympic Marathon Runner Meskerem Legesse Died Suddenly

Two-time Ethiopian Olympic runner and Westport resident Meskerem Legesse, 26 collapsed and died Monday, but doctors at Yale-New Haven Hospital were able to deliver her baby Hamden emergency crews were able to... Read more »
Paula Radcliffe, Haile Gebrselassie

Haile Gebrselassie beats Radcliffe in half-marathon race

VIENNA—Haile Gebrselassie won a special half-marathon event ahead of the Vienna City Marathon Sunday after chasing Paula Radcliffe, who started the race 7 minutes, 52 seconds earlier. The Ethiopian great overtook Radcliffe... Read more »

Yared Hagos breaks 10k record in Darlington, UK

TYNESIDE-based Ethiopian, Yared Hagos, was in devastating form in yesterday’s Sherwoods Chevrolet Darlington 10k, smashing the course record by 20 seconds. Now living in Newcastle after moving from Yorkshire where he competed... Read more »