Another outstanding season is coming to an end for Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele, who won a unique world championship 5000m/10000m double and a share of the IAAF Golden League jackpot. In his own words, he thanks five people who have helped him make it possible.
Ethiopia's double Olympic and world champion Kenenisa Bekele on Friday night won the 5000m at the Memorial Van Damme to take a share of the IAAF Golden League jackpot in Brussels, Belgium.
Ethiopian distance running great Kenenisa Bekele said on Thursday that he aims to improve at least his world leading time over the 5000m ahead of his final IAAF Golden League jackpot race at the Memorial Van Damme on Friday.
He may not have signature dance moves or have a larger-than-life personality, but Ethiopian distance running star Kenenisa Bekele showed his more sensitive side at an unusual setting recently.
Ethiopia's five-time world champion Kenenisa Bekele remained in the hunt for a share of the USD 1million jacpot after running a world leading time in the 5000m to take victory at the Weltklasse 2009- IAAF Golden League meeting- in Zurich, Switzerland on Friday evening.
Bahrain's newly-minted world 1500m champion Yusuf Saad Kamel on Thursday spoke intimately about his two training stints in Ethiopia in 2007 and 2008.
Organizers of the Weltklasse 2009- IAAF Golden League meeting- in Zurich, Switzerland have arranged a world record pace for Ethiopian distance star Kenenisa Bekele in Friday's 5000m showdown at the Leitzgrund stadium in this Eastern city of Switzerland.
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