Archive for March 28th, 2009

Long respected for their proven skill in distance running, Ethiopian and Kenyan athletes swept the World Cross Country Championships in Amman, Jordan, today.   Ethiopian Gebre-egziabher Gebremariam (top) won the 12km men’s world cross-country title in 35min 02sec with a 2-second lead. The defending champion, Kenenisa Bekele, who didn’t run in the race, is also Ethiopian. Kenyan Florence Kiplagat (bottom) took […]