skip to content

Displaying 1-10 of 32
  • News | Olympic News

    Paul Tergat: “I’ll always remember Sydney”

    One of the greats of cross-country and long-distance running, Kenya’s Paul Tergat finished second to Ethiopia’s Haile Gebrselassie in the 10,000m at Atlanta 1996 and Sydney 2000, where the pair fought out a memorable duel. In the latest interview for our Words of Olympians series, Tergat recalls the scintillating sprint finish in Sydney.
    23 Jul 2015 | Olympic News
  • News | Olympic News

    Haile the conquering hero

    Widely regarded as one of the greatest long-distance runners in history, double Olympic 10,000m champion Haile Gebrselassie raced for the last time in May 2015. Here we look back at the career of one of the sporting world’s true legends.
    12 May 2015 | Olympic News
  • Haile Gebrselassie

    Haile Gebrselassie

    25 Sep 2000: Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia on his way to gold in the Mens 10000m Final at the Olympic Stadium on Day 10 of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. \ Mandatory Credit: Mike Powell /Allsport
    Sunday, September 24, 2000 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Haile Gebrselassie and Paul Tergat

    Haile Gebrselassie and Paul Tergat

    25 Sep 2000: Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia beats Paul Tergat of Kenya in the Mens 10000m Final at the Olympic Stadium on Day Ten of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. \ Mandatory Credit: Andy Lyons /Allsport
    Sunday, September 24, 2000 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Haile Gebrselassie attends opening ceremony

    Haile Gebrselassie attends opening ceremony

    London 2012 - Haile Gebrselassie, Ethiopian distance runner, attends the opening ceremony.
    Saturday, July 28, 2012 4:00 PM | Photo
  • News | IOC News

    FIA and IOC agree on promoting road safety

    Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) President Jean Todt and International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) concerning the promotion of joint road safety campaigns across their shared platforms and ahead of sporting events.
    20 Feb 2017 | Olympic News, IOC News
back to top Fr