World Champions Lelisa Desisa and Ruth Chepngetich named Marathon Runners of the Year

This year’s World Marathon Champions Lelisa Desisa and Ruth Chepngetich are the Marathon Runners of the…

Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa wins marathon gold at World Athletics Championships

Ethiopia has scored its first marathon title since 2001 with Lelisa Desisa placing first at the…

Keitany and Desisa to Defend New York Marathon Titles

Defending champion Mary Keitany of Kenya and Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa will return to the TCS New…

Lelisa Desisa, Mary Keitany, Daniel Romanchuk, and Manuela Schär Win 2018 TCS New York City Marathon Titles

Desisa and Keitany clock second-fastest times in history, while Romanchuk becomes first-ever American and youngest athlete…

Atsede Baysa & Lemi Berhanu to defend Boston Marathon titles

Ethiopia’s Atsede Baysa and Lemi Berhanu Hayle will each face a pair of former champions when…

An Ethiopian Double in Boston

Boston – Ethiopia’s Lemi Bernanu Hayle and Atsede Baysa won at the 2016 edition of the…

Lelisa Desisa to defend Boston Marathon men’s title

Boston – Defending champion Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia, is ready to defend the men’s title when…

Packed Elite Field Expected at 2016 Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon

2015 Boston Marathon champion Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia leads the way in the men’s Aramco Houston Half Marathon…

Desisa and Rotich to defend Boston Marathon titles

Organizers of the Boston Marathon announced today that Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia and Caroline Rotich of Kenya will defend their titles…