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Previews15 Jan 2016

Close battles expected in Seville

The 34th Cross Internacional de Italica, an IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting held in Santiponce on the outskirts of the Spanish city of Seville, will boast a star-studded field on Sunday (17).

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Previews24 Mar 2015

Senior men’s preview – IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015

Just like the senior men’s race two years ago, which produced more than its fair share of surprises, the event at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 is shaping up to be more than a straight-forward contest between Ethiopia and Kenya.

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News18 Mar 2015

In pursuit of elusive gold, Medhin leads Eritrea’s World Cross team

Bronze medallist in 2013 and silver medallist in 2010, Eritrea’s Teklemariam Medhin hopes to complete the set at this month’s IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015.

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Report25 Jan 2015

Medhin extends winning streak while Belete surprises Chebet in Elgoibar

Eritrea’s Teklemariam Medhin confirmed his status of favourite to pull out a convincing victory at the 72th Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza, the sixth of this winter’s IAAF Cross Country Permit meetings, in the Spanish town Elgoibar on Sunday (25).

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Previews23 Jan 2015

Medhin and Chebet tipped to lead the way in Elgoibar

Despite being one of the most famous cross-country races in the world, you have to look hard to find the small Basque town of Elgoibar on a map – it has a population of barely 11,000 – but it will have its profile raised immeasurably when the 72nd edition of the Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza takes place on Sunday (25).

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Report18 Jan 2015

Medhin maintains momentum while Chebet breezes in Seville

Eritrea’s Teklemariam Medhin and Kenya’s Emily Chebet captured respective brilliant victories at the 33rd Cross Internacional de Italica – the second Spanish leg of this season’s IAAF Cross Country Permit series – on Sunday (18) held under gruelling conditions with rain, gusts of wind of up to 60km/h and underfoot mud in some areas of the circuit.

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Previews16 Jan 2015

Tanui, Medhin, Chebet and Masai form formidable line-up at Cross de Italica

The Cross Internacional de Itálica in Santiponce on the outskirts of the Spanish city of Seville once again boasts a mouth-watering field. This year’s edition of the IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting on Sunday (18) will feature three of the top seven finishers from the 2013 World Cross.

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Report11 Jan 2015

Medhin achieves rare hat-trick in San Sebastian, Mangata takes the honours at Vallagarina – cross-country round-up

Two-time world cross-country medallist Teklemariam Medhin from Eritrea handed Uganda’s Timothy Toroitich a rare defeat this winter at the 60th edition of the Cross Internacional de San Sebastian at the Lasarte racecourse on Sunday (11).

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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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Report24 Nov 2013

Bett battles for his win in Alcobendas but Assefa breezes to victory

Kenya’s Emmanuel Bett and Ethiopia’s Sofia Assefa took the victories at the 32nd Cross Internacional de la Constitución in the Madrid suburb of Alcobendas on Sunday (24).

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Previews15 Nov 2013

All three Bydgoszcz men's medallists in Atapuerca

The 10th Cross Internacional de Atapuerca, the second of three Spanish races scheduled for the IAAF Cross Country Permit Series 2013-14, will take place next Sunday (17).

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News26 Mar 2013

World record holder Tadese facing strong challenge in Prague Half

Eritrea’s Zersenay Tadese can expect tough opposition from a talented Kenyan contingent as well a rival closer to home at the Hervis Prague Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on 6 April, after the race organisers announced more of their elite field on Tuesday (26).

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