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Eritrean Named Youngest Winner in the History of Gothenburg Marathon

Eritrean Ghirmay Ghebreslassie and Peruvian Gladys Tejeda after winning the 52nd Half Marathon San Blas in the men and women race. He covers the 21.0975 kilometers in 1:03:53 corridor.
Eritrean Ghirmay Ghebreslassie and Peruvian Gladys Tejeda after winning the 52nd Half Marathon race in the men and women. He covers the 21.0975 kilometers in 1:03:53

By CapitalEritrea,

ERITREA’s Ghirmay Ghebreselassie won the Göteborgsvavet Half Marathon 2014 in Gothenburg, Sweden on Saturday after finishing third place during the same event in 2013.

Shortly after the race everyone thought Ghebreselassie had set a new track record by three seconds, but this proved wrong after officials announced that the time was taken incorrectly due to a technical error. Continue reading Eritrean Named Youngest Winner in the History of Gothenburg Marathon