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London , Aug. 12. – Zersenay Tadese, half-marathon world record holder (58:23), will be the leader of Eritrea in the closing ceremony, replacing another athlete, Rehaset Mehari, said the organizing committee.
Tadese, which has been ranked sixth in the 10,000 meters final London 2012 Olympic bronze medalist in Athens 2004 and runner-up world in Berlin 2009.
The Eritrean distance runner trains...
Meb Keflezghi Takes 4th place, Yared Asmerom 19th Place – Men's Marathon London Olympics 2012:
Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda wins marathon
LONDON (USA Today) – Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda grabbed the lead in the last third of the race and then and pulled away to win the Olympic marathon in a surprise on Sunday.
Kiprotich, 23, finished in 2 hours, 8 minutes,...
Eritrean runner Abrar Osman Adem takes 11th place on Heat 2 and Amanuel Mesel takes 16th place on Heat 1 - London Olympics 2012.
Men's 5000m Round 1 – Heat 1
Hayle Ibrahimov (AZE)
Isiah Kiplangat Koech (KEN)
Mohamed Farah (GBR)
Zeresenay Tadese Takes 6th place, Teklemariam Medhin 7th Place 10000M – London Olympics 2012
Olympics-Men's 10,000m run medal results
Sat Aug 4, 2012 5:21pm EDT
LONDON, Aug 4 (Reuters) - Britain's Mohamed Farah won the
Olympic gold medal in the men's 10,000m run on Saturday. The
United States' Galen Rupp won the silver and Ethiopia's Tariku
By Irish Times
A BIG DAY FOR ERITREA: When a country has only had independence for just over 20 years, it clings tightly to its heroes. Since Eritrea finally stood on its own two feet in 1991, nobody has been a bigger hero than Zersenay Tadese. In 2004, he won the nascent African nation’s first Olympic medal when he finished third in the 10,000m. Now 30 years old, he has been there...
Eritrean Teklit Teweldebrhan takes 13th Place at the Olympics-Men's athletics 1500m first round.
LONDON, Aug 3 (Reuters) - New Zealand's Nicholas Willis won
Heat 3 of the Olympic men's athletics 1500m first round on
1. Nicholas Willis (New Zealand) 3 minutes 40.92 seconds Q
2. Abdalaati Iguider (Morocco) 3:41.08 Q ...
Fri Aug 3, 2012 9:23am EDT
Eritrean Weynay Ghebresilasie takes 10th place at the Olympic men's athletics 3000m steeplechase..
LONDON, Aug 3 (Reuters) - Ethiopia's Roba Gari won heat 3 of
the Olympic men's athletics 3000m steeplechase first round with
a time of 8:20.68 at the 2012 London Games on Friday at the
Olympic Stadium in London.
Interview with 2012 Eritrean Olympic Runners Zeresenay Tadese, Teklemariam Medhin, Abrar Osman and Yared Asmerom:
The schedules for the Eritrean Olympic team follows;
· Yonas Kifle – Marathon 12th August 2012 starting time 11:00 a.m.
· Yared Asmerom Marathon 12th August 2012 starting time 11:00 a.m.
· Samson Keflemariam Marathon 12th August...
Eritreans from London that went to Support Cyclist Daniel Teklehaimanot to the 2012 London Olympics race.
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SUNDAY, 29 JULY 2012 00:36 | WRITTEN BY BESRAT SOLOMON
Photo by 9 Year Old Zablon Goitom
Eritrea’s Young Talent Daniel Teklehaymanot 40 Seconds Away from Gold at the London Olympics
London 28 July 2012
Five hours, forty-six minutes, and thirty seven seconds 05:46:37 was the total time that took Eritrea’s Daniel Teklehaymanot, which is his first at the Olympic game....