Boston Marathon cancelled for 2020 because of coronavirus pandemic

The Boston Marathon has been cancelled for the first time in its 124-year history because of…

Kenenisa And Kipchoge To Take Part In Virtual Team Relay Marathon

Athletics superstars Kenenisa Bekele (Ethiopia), Eliud Kipchoge (Kenya), Joshua Cheptegei (Uganda) and Geoffrey Kamworor (Kenya) are…

Ethiopian athletes raise funds to fight virus in virtual run

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Tirunesh Dibaba ran in an empty stadium and Kenenisa Bekele inside his own…

WADA hails South Africa-Ethiopia NADO partnership a success for clean sport in Africa

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is pleased to announce that a three-year partnership agreement between the…

Two-time Ethiopian Olympic Gold Medallist Meseret Defar is presented with the AIMS Inspirational Woman Award

Press Release Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS), presented…

Bayelign Teshager of Ethiopia wins 2020 Los Angeles Marathon

Los Angeles, California (USA) – 20-year-old Bayelign Teshager of Ethiopia won the 2020 Los Angeles Marathon…

The Vitality Big Half 2020: Kenenisa Bekele breaks Mo Farah’s course record

Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele broke Mo Farah‘s course record in the men’s Vitality Big Half race in…

Legese retains Tokyo Marathon crown

Birhanu Legese of Ethiopia successfully defended his Tokyo Marathon crown in 2:04:15, while Israel’s Lonah Chemtai…

Yeshaneh breaks half marathon world record in Ras Al Khaimah

Ethiopia’s Ababel Yeshaneh smashed the world record* to win the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon on…