Junior athlete wins 10k as well as 5k running bare-foot
23 July 2008 – Yenenew Alamirew clocked 30:49.04 when winning the 10,000 meters and 14:25.54 when winning 5k along during the 8th Youth and Junior Athletics Championships at the Addis Ababa Stadium last week...
Ethiopia wins 2 gold, finishes 5th overall at World Juniors
14 July 2008 – Ethiopia’s team of twenty athletes won a total of ten medals including two gold at the 12th edition of the IAAF World Junior Championships which ended in Bydgoszcz, Poland yesterday afternoon. Overall, the team placed 5th in the medals table, behind USA, Germany, Kenya and Russia with a tally of two gold, three silver and five bronze medals.
Ethiopia announces Olympic squad for Beijing
14 July 2008 –The Ethiopian Olympic Committee today announced a squad of 34 athletes for the 29th Olympic Games in Beijing, from whom the final entries for the races will be chosen...