Wale ready to make more steeplechase history for Ethiopia

If one fact was gleaned from the world of men’s steeplechasing in 2019 it was that…

Meseret Defar set for comeback in ’s-Heerenberg

Ethiopia’s Meseret Defar is set to make her comeback from maternity leave with her racing debut…

Melese and Wasihun triumph at Ethiopian Athletics Championships

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Road-running specialists Yebrqual Melese and Mule Wasihun were among the winners at…

After breakout 2014, Almaz ayana is ready to amaze in Beijing

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The athletics world is accustomed to seeing Ethiopian women winning 5000m or 10,000m…

Haile Gebrselassie: From athletics to the boardroom

By Lerato Mbele, BBC Africa Business Report Haile Gebrselassie is the most famous man in Ethiopia. The…

Genzebe Dibaba sets out to dominate 5000m

With elder sister, three-time Olympic and five-time world champion, Tirunesh taking a maternity break, Genzebe Dibaba,…

Buzunesh Deba’s Bronx Tale

New York’s fastest marathoner looks to win at home By Sabrina Yohannes, Running Times Magazine Buzunesh Deba, age 26,…

Work, Reast and Play – Mohammed Aman

Mohammed Aman, still only 20, won the 2013 IAAF World Championships 800m gold medal and has…

Uneasy Success of Athlete Meseret Defar

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Success does not come easy. Hard work alone is not enough. Perseverance…