Gebrselassie


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Gebrselassie

Haile . born 1973, Ethiopian athlete; Olympic gold medallist in the 10 000 metres in 1996 and 2000
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adidas marathoner Haile Gebrselassie participated in a discussion with select media at the Hilton Hotel in New York City three days before his first ever New York Marathon.
HAILE Gebrselassie added another title to his seemingly never ending list of accolades with a commanding victory in yesterday's Great North Run.
His brief was to be the last pacemaker to Haile Gebrselassie with instructions to pull out after 30km which he dutifully did.
Gebrselassie, who will be chasing a fifth victory in Berlin today, admits he has been surprised at Farah's progress in 2011, having warned the Somalia-born 28-yearold almost exactly a year ago his chances of winning a global medal were slim due to the "incredible" strength of African distance running.
HAILE GEBRSELASSIE failed to lower his own world record when he was hampered by a niggling back injury at the Dubai Marathon.
HAILE Gebrselassie will pace a world record attempt at April's Virgin Money London Marathon, race organisers have announced.
New York, Oct 29 ( ANI ): Ethiopian running legend Haile Gebrselassie has revealed the secret of his enduring presence at the age of 40- discipline, commitment and hard work.
Hawassa: For anyone looking for the secret to staying fit into middle age, who better to ask than Haile Gebrselassie -- the Ethiopian running legend who's still giving much younger men a run for their money.
HAILE GEBRSELASSIE has been there, seen it, done it - and got the medals and records to prove he's nothing short of a legend.
HAILE GEBRSELASSIE has questioned Mo Farah's decision to switch from the track to the road by saying: 'Don't rush your marathon dreams.
MOSES KIPSIRO urged Haile Gebrselassie not to hang up his spikes after teaching the 'old dog' a few new tricks.
Double Commonwealth champion Moses Kipsiro edged out Wilson Kipsang to claim the men's title with Haile Gebrselassie in third.