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Meseret Defar: Profile of Distance Runner Meseret Defar
An overview of Ethiopian distance runner Meseret Defar's track and field career.
Women's 5000-Meter World Records - Track & Field - About.com
Meseret Defar (left) and Tirunesh Dibaba both broke the 5000-meter world record in the early 2000s. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images. For much of the 20th century, ...
2012 Olympic Recap: Distance Races - Track & Field - About.com
Tirunesh Dibaba leads Meseret Defar in the 5000-meter final. Defar rallied to earn the gold medal while Dibaba placed third. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images.
Vivian Cheruiyot: Profile of Distance Runner Vivian Cheruiyot
In 2007, Cheruiyot topped Meseret Defar's previous 5000-meter world record, finishing in 14:22.51. Unfortunately for Cheruiyot, Defar also beat her old mark on ...
5000 Meter Women's Olympic Medalists - Track & Field - About.com
GOLD Meseret Defar, ETH 14:45.65. SILVER Isabella Ochichi, KEN 14:48.19. BRONZE Tirunesh Dibaba, ETH 14:51.83. 2008. GOLD Tirunesh Dibaba, ETH 15 : ...
The Best 2013 World Championship Women's Distance Runners
Fellow Ethiopian Meseret Defar, the second-fastest woman of all time, is the defending Olympic champion and won in Oslo in June in 14:26.90. Defar has won ...
Women's Outdoor African Records - Track & Field - About.com
Meseret Defar, Ethiopia, 8:24.51. September 14, 2007. After setting the 3000- meter world record in Brussels earlier in 2007, Defar established the African ...
Introduction to Long Distance Events - Track & Field - About.com
Ethiopian Meseret Defar improved her own world record in the 5000 during an IAAF event in Oslo, Norway on June 15, 2007, with a time of 14:16.63. Defar set ...
Bernard Lagat: Profile of American Distance Runner Bernard Lagat
Olympic Distance Running Rules · Kenenisa Bekele: Golden Distance Runner · Meseret Defar: Olympic Champion at 5000 Meters · Distance Running Action ...
An Illustrated History of Distance Running - Track & Field - About.com
Ethiopians Meseret Defar, Fatuma Roba and Deraru Tulu (above in the 2000 Olympic 10K race) all won Olympic gold medals in recent Games. Tulu earned gold ...