2022 PlayMatters Children Races and Running for a Cause campaign, as part of, 2022 Sofi Malt Great Ethiopia Run International 10km officially launches.

Running for a Cause and 2022 Children Races logo

11 October 2022 The 2022 PlayMatters Children race and running for a cause fundraising launch press conference held today. The children’s race, which will be held day before, the 22nd edition of the Great Ethiopian Run International 10km with 40,000 participants’ will be held this year in collaboration with the PlayMatters project.  The main message […]

Registration is now halfway in 4 days for the biggest road race in Africa.

Preparation is underway for the 22nd edition of the 2022 Sofi Malt Great Ethiopian Run International 10KM. This year’s race message is “Every child Learning”. This year, 40,000 participants will participate, and this number will increase the number of participants, which was reduced due to the pandemic in the last 2 years. 20,000 spots were […]

Great Ethiopian Run International 10km named as the best 10km by Runners World

The Great Ethiopian Run International 10km which this November will celebrate its 22nd edition has been listed by Runners World magazine as one of the most popular 10km road races in the world. Runners World is known for its broad coverage of road running around the world and its advice on training. Its online magazine […]

After 8-week delay 2020 Great Ethiopian Run 10km announces date for 10 January 2021

10 December 2020 – Great Ethiopian Run race organisers have announced plans to stage the 20th edition of the race on the new date of Sunday 10th January 2021, eight weeks later than originally planned. The delay was enforced by the global COVID-19 pandemic, but organisers are now confident that they will be able to stage the […]

Gashaw and Gebreselama crowned champions at 2020 Total Great Ethiopian Run

Twenty-two-year old Abe Gashaw and twenty-year old Tsige Gebrselama won the men’s and women’s elite races respectively at today’s rescheduled 2020 Total Great Ethiopian Run 10km.  For Gashaw it was his second victory in the race, having won previously in 2016. For much of the race he ran behind his friend and training partner Tadesse […]

Zeresenay Tadesse: “Where there is peace there is everything”

Zeresenay Tadesse: “Where there is peace there is everything” Written by: Haileegziabher Adhanom Addis Ababa, November 17, 2018 – It was just three years before the great Ethiopian Run first staged, the war between the two sisterly countries of Ethiopia and Eritrea broke out. But fast backward to the clock to six months ago, the […]