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News31 Aug 2019

Oljira and Degefa to spearhead Ethiopian 1-2 challenge in Toronto

Belaynesh Oljira brings an enviable reputation to the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon October 20th which includes two 2013 IAAF World Championships bronze medals at 10,000m and in cross country.

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Previews26 Feb 2016

Kitwara aims for record sixth win at World Best’s 10k in San Juan

Already the most successful man in the history of the race, Sammy Kitwara will aim for a record sixth win at the World’s Best 10k, an IAAF Gold Label Race, to be held on Sunday (28) on San Juan’s Teodoro Moscoso bridge.

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News24 Nov 2015

Oljira and Woldu aim to add to Ethiopian success in Antrim

Ethiopia’s Belaynesh Oljira and Etagegn Woldu will be competing at the Antrim IAAF International Cross Country, an IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting, at the Greenmount Campus on 16 January.

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Report15 Nov 2015

Merga and Oljira are repeat winners at Atapuerca

Ethiopia’s Imane Merga won the Cross Internacional de Atapuerca, the opening race of this winter’s IAAF Cross Country Permit series, for a fifth consecutive year on Sunday (15).

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Previews13 Nov 2015

Merga aims to continue winning streak at opening IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting in Atapuerca

Four-time champion Imane Merga will return to Atapuerca, near the Spanish city of Burgos, for the 12th “Cross Internacional de Atapuerca”, the first of three Spanish races scheduled for this winter’s IAAF Cross Country Permit series which will get under way this Sunday (15).

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News29 Oct 2015

Oljira to defend Cross de Atapuerca title in Burgos

Ethiopia’s Belaynesh Oljira will return to the scene of her 2014 Cross de Atapuerca triumph when she returns to the IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting in Burgos on 15 November.

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Report20 Sep 2015

Oljira successfully defends Carrera de la Mujer title in Bogota

The 2015 edition of the Carrera de la Mujer, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race held over 10km in Bogota, proved to be almost a repeat of the year before, with Ethiopia’s Belaynesh Oljira powering away from Kenya’s Veronica Nyaruai in the final 1200m of the race.

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Previews18 Sep 2015

Oljira the favourite for Bogota's Carrera de la Mujer

Belaynesh Oljira will defend her title at the ninth edition of the Carrera de la Mujer in Bogota on Sunday (20), one of only two IAAF Gold Label Road Races in South America.

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Report01 Mar 2015

Kitwara wins fifth World's Best 10K title in San Juan

Sammy Kitwara fulfilled his role as the race favourite and took his fifth win at the World's Best 10K, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, clocking 28:51 in the Puerto Rico capital San Juan on Sunday afternoon (1).

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Report16 Nov 2014

Merga and Oljira secure Ethiopian double in Atapuerca

The 11th ‘Cross Internacional de Atapuerca’ marked the opening leg of this winter’s IAAF Cross Country Permit series which will reach the pinnacle with the IAAF World Cross Country Championships next March and saw victories from the Ethiopian duo Imane Merga and Belaynesh Oljira on Sunday (16).

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Previews14 Nov 2014

Merga and Ayalew the favourites in Atapuerca

Defending champions Imane Merga and Hiwot Ayalew will return to Burgos on Sunday (16) for the 11th Cross Internacional de Atapuerca, the first of three Spanish races scheduled for the 2014-15 IAAF Cross Country Permit Series.

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News05 Nov 2014

Past winners Ayalew and Medhin return to Cross de Atapuerca

Ethiopia’s Hiwot Ayalew and Eritrea’s Teklemariam Medhin will line up for the Cross de Atapuerca looking to add another victory to their tally when the IAAF Cross Country Permit series gets underway in Burgos on 16 November.

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