Category Archives: Ethiopian Athletics

Ethiopian Athletes Begin 2017 With Dominance After Winning Men and Women’s Division of Xiamen Marathon

Source: IAAF
Lemi Berhanu and Meseret Mengistu led podium sweeps for Ethiopia at the Xiamen International Marathon on Monday, the first IAAF Gold Label Road… Continue reading

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Ethiopian Athletes Begin 2017 With Dominance After Winning Men and Women’s Division of Xiamen Marathon

Source: IAAF
Lemi Berhanu and Meseret Mengistu led podium sweeps for Ethiopia at the Xiamen International Marathon on Monday, the first IAAF Gold Label Road… Continue reading

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Haile Gebreselassie: Ethiopian Athletes who Fail Drug Tests Would be Banned for Life

Source: Reuters
Ethiopia, one of five countries the IAAF says is in “critical care” over its drug-testing systems, will impose lifetime bans on drug cheats,… Continue reading

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Haile Gebrselassie to Reform Ethiopian Athletics After Being Elected President

Source: Reuters
Distance running legend Haile Gebrselassie has been elected president of the Ethiopian Athletics Federation, as the country grapples with doping issues and poor… Continue reading

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