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Mamu dominate at WMRA World Cup race in Telfes Im Stubai

Petro Mamu of Eritrea and Austria’s Andrea Mayr took commanding victories at the third stage of the 2016 WMRA Mountain Running World Cup in Telfes im Stubai, Austria, on Sunday … Continue reading

August 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mamu dominate at Grintovec Mountain race in Kamnik

Italy’s Antonella Confortola and Eritrea’s Petro Mamu were the winners at the Grintovec Mountain Running race, the second stage of the Mountain Running World Cup 2016, in the Slovenian town … Continue reading

July 26, 2016 · 5 Comments

President Isaias Afwerki receives and encourages Eritrean Olympian athletes

Asmara, 25 July 2016- President Isaias Afwerki today received and encouraged the Eritrean Olympian athletes who are to participate in Rio Olympics to be held from 5 to 21 August … Continue reading

July 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Eritrea takes silver in the 3000 m steeplechase

Eritrea takes silver in the 3000 m steeplechase Eritrean Yemane Haileselassie came second in the 3000 m steeplechase. Amos Kirui took gold, keeping Kenya’s perfect U20 World Championships streak in … Continue reading

July 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Aron Kifle unlucky in the 5000 m final

Aron Kifle took silver in the 10, 000 m on Tuesday in the IAAF World U20 Championship in Bydgoszcz. On Saturday it was time again to run in the championship. … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Aron Kifle wins silver in the 10,000m

On a mild, breezy evening in Bydgoszcz, the 31 athletes set off at a swift early pace, but it was not quite fast enough to split the group to any great … Continue reading

July 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Eritrea favorites to take home three gold medals

Eritrea is bringing the strongest team they ever had to a World U20 Championship in athletics. Eritrea is the favorite to take home three gold medals of the event. Eritrea … Continue reading

July 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Eritrean to compete in the African Championships in Athletics

The African Senior Championships in Athletics has started today in Durban South Africa. The event will be held for four days. Eritrea has sent a team with 10 athletes, 4 … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meb Keflezighi Preps Patiently for his Final Olympics

The veteran marathoner is treating Rio like any other race. Earlier this month, Meb Keflezighi was scheduled to compete in the Rock ’n’ Roll San Diego Half Marathon. The race … Continue reading

June 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Zersenay Tadese will run in Stockholm

The Diamond league has reached Stockholm, and Zersenay Tadese will run the 5000 m in the Stockholm Olympic Stadium. Zersenay haven’t run the distance since 2011. It is most likely … Continue reading

June 15, 2016 · Leave a comment