Ethiopia’s Yomif Kejelcha smashed Indoor Mile World record in Boston

Ethiopia’s Yomif Kejelcha smashed Indoor Mile World record in Boston

borkena March 3,2019 Ethiopian athlete Yomif Kejelcha broke world indoor record for the mile In Boston,Massachusetts, on Sunday, reported International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) He clocked 3:47.01. “Kejelcha’s mile time is also an outright Ethiopian record, bettering the outdoor mark of 3:48.60 set by Aman Wote,” wrote IAAF. The full IAAF report on Yomif […]

Ethiopian Athletes won Tokyo Marathon in both categories

Ethiopian Athletes won Tokyo Marathon in both categories

borkena March 3,2019 Birhanu Legese, an Ethiopian athlete, won the Tokyo Marathon on Sunday. The 24 years old athlete finished the distance in 2:04:48 which is said to be the second-fastest time in the history of the race. “Had the weather been better, I could have run 2:03,” said Birhanu, according to IAAF report. The […]

Ethiopian Samuel Tefera breaks World Indoor 1500 meters record

Ethiopian Samuel Tefera  breaks World Indoor 1500 meters record

Samuel Tefera has now World Indoor 1500 meters record. Yomif Kejelcha finished the distance second to clock his personal best in the distance. borkena February 16,2019 Ethiopian athlete Samuel Tefera breaks World Indoor 1500 meters record at Muller Indoor Grand Prix Birmingham, UK, on Saturday, reported IAAF on its website. According to IAAF report, Samuel […]

Derartu Tulu elected as vice-president of East African Athletics Region

Derartu Tulu elected as vice-president of East African Athletics Region

borkena January 12,2019 10,000 meters Olympic Gold Medalist Derartu Tulu is elected as vice-president of East Africa Athletics Region. The Congress that elected Derartu held its meeting at Capital Hotel, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She is also elected as Board Member of African Athletics Confederation (CAA), according to an update from Ethiopian Athletics Federation. In […]