The President of Austria, Mr Heinz Fischer, has met athletics legends Paula Radcliffe and Haile Gebrselassie for a reception in the Vienna Hofburg during the marathon weekend in Vienna. On the day after this honour the two runners were involved in the OMV Champions Race, where the Ethiopian chased the British world marathon record holder […]
Haile Gebrselassie, the famous long distance runner from Ethiopia, will receive the Prince of Asturias award for sport tonight. The Prince of Asturias Award is one of the most prestigious prizes that exists for sport in the world and is considered to be the Nobelprize for the Spanish speaking countries. It is awarded by the […]
Kiprotich and Fate Tola the winners of the Vienna City Marathon, while Gebrselassie won the half marathon with 60:18
After a knee injury Haile Gebrselassie is confident to run a half marathon on 17th April in Vienna.