Gelete BURKA

Gelete BURKA - Ethiopia - 10,000m Silver medal at 2015 World Championships.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 24 August 2015

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Thursday, 23 January 1986
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Kofele, Ethiopia.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Ethiopia
PROSTATE CANCER SPONSORSHIP BLOOD TRANSFUSION SPONSORSHIP. OXFAM SPONSORSHIP

Gelete BURKA - Ethiopia - 10,000m Silver medal at 2015 World Championships.

Gelete Burka tries her best to pass Vivian Cheruiyot as thew two race to the finish
of the men's 10,000 metres final in Beijing but the teenager was just too good.


2015 World Championships Beijong.
Women's 10,000m Final.


1. Vivian  CHERUIYOT  KEN 31:41.31

2. Gelete  BURKA  ETH  31:41.77

3.  Emily  INFELD  USA  31:43.39

4.  Molly  HUDDLE  USA  31:43.58

5.  Sally  KIPYEGO  KEN  31:44.42 SB

6.  Shalane  FLANAGAN  USA  31.46.23

7.  Alemitu  HEROYE  ETH  31:49.73

8.  Betsy  SAINA  KEN  31:51.35 SB