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He was not a runner, my father, but he was quick. I always remember it was very difficult to escape from him when he was angry. 24 more words

Haile Gebrselassie

THE NEED FOR WHITE HATS V. BLACK HATS

Last night’s Standard Charter Dubai Marathon showed in microcosm all the strengths as well as all the weaknesses confronting foot racing as public spectacle. From a purely athletic standpoint it was a terrific show with 23 year-old unknown… 1,190 more words

You know, I want to help my country. Definitely I can help them,...

You know, I want to help my country. Definitely I can help them, simply by winning races. Sure, they can follow my path to a good career. 31 more words

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I think if you come first with a new world record, that is the...

I think if you come first with a new world record, that is the best. – Haile Gebrselassie: http://dlvr.it/ClQjHk

Haile Gebrselassie

Racing vs PBing - part two

In part one I wrote about how when athletes are racing they’re just looking to finish ahead of the rest of the field whereas for most of us we’re looking to get our fastest time possible and maybe even a PB. 1,295 more words

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