Ethiopia to impose lifetime bans on drug cheats:Reuters

Ethiopia to impose lifetime bans on drug cheats:Reuters

By Aaron Maasho Reuters December 28,2016 ADDIS ABABA -Ethiopia, one of five countries the IAAF says is in “critical care” over its drug-testing systems, will impose lifetime bans on drug cheats, the new president of the Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF) said on Wednesday. The Horn of Africa country has for many years dominated distance running […]

Ayana Targets double gold as Ethiopia announce team for Rio

Ayana Targets double gold as Ethiopia announce team for Rio

IAAF Published on July 16,2017 Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana will seek to become just the second woman in history to win Olympic gold in both the 5000m and 10,000m at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games next month. The 24-year-old was announced for both events by the Ethiopian Athletics Federation and appears to hold a strong chace […]