PICS FROM HAILE MARATHON

Haile Marathon logoThe inaugural Haile Gebrselassie Marathon was staged this past Sunday in Hawassa, Ethiopia.  The previous post on this blog site contained the race report — Shetema and Negede win inaugural Haile Marathon — but race organizer Rich Jayne, my old television producer from “Road Race of the Month”, sent the following pictures capturing the spirit of the day.

 

The Start

The Start

 

Crowd Support

Crowd Support

 

Haile Man's a Water Stop

Haile Man’s a Water Stop

Turning for Home

Visitors Welcome

Flash Dance

Flash Dance

Cultural Vistas

Cultural Vistas

 

The Emporer Still Reigns

The Emporer Still Reigns

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2 comments on “PICS FROM HAILE MARATHON

  1. John Volpe says:

    I have worked a lot of events in my lifetime but this was one that I will never forget !

  2. Dan says:

    Haile is on my list of 5 people I want to meet. I would LOVE to run this race one day.

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