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…

World Athletics Postpones Nanjing 2020 Indoor Championships Due to Outbreak of Coronavirus

The World Athletics has postponed Nanjing 2020 World Athletics Indoor Championships to March 2021 due to…

Ethiopia’s Armino retains Xiamen Marathon title

Ethiopia’s Medina Deme Armino waited patiently until the last 500 metres to launched her powerful charge,…