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Ethiopian Runners are awesome.  Runners World tells us why.

Ethiopian Runners are awesome.  Runners World tells us why. What does it take to be a great runner?  Training, genetics, lifestyle, a combination of all of these? We all have noticed that Kenyans are great marathoners and usually win the NY Marathon but Ethiopians are also known for their ability to win marathons at the Olympics and internationally as well. Runner World recently published an article discussing why they are fantastic.   It begins with their training altitude but gets better from there.  Check the article out below Why are Ethiopian endurance runners so successful? RW contributor David Smyth travels to Read More »