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Meb Keflezighi To Run In New York City Half-Marathon

Meb Keflezighi will return to the scene of his last victory to compete in the New York City Half-Marathon.

The New York Road Runners announced Thursday that the 2009 NYC marathon champion will compete in the 13-mile race on March 21.

Ethiopian runners affected by murder-suicide

The parents and sister of one of the group’s top runners, Leila Aman, who were also the mother and father in law to 2008 Boston Marathon and Houston Marathon champion Dire Tune, were shot and killed by Aman’s brother in-law. The incident has forced some of the runners to stop training during a period of … Continue reading Ethiopian runners affected by murder-suicide