Meb Keflezighi to Race Boston Marathon One Last Time

By Nick Zaccardi | NBC Sport, Meb Keflezighi will end his elite racing career with the Boston and New York City Marathons next year. Keflezighi, 41, was announced as part of April’s Boston Marathon elite field on Wednesday. The 2004 Olympic silver medalist previously announced he would retire after racing the New York City Marathon next November. […]

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John Kerry Gaffes Boston Marathon Champ as a “Kenyan Descent”

“Just last month, an American won the Boston Marathon for the frist time in 30 years. Which was inspiring and only fair since a KENYAN has been president for the last six,”- President Obama during the White House Correspondents’ Dinner last Saturday. By Madote, DURING a speech made at the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa, John Kerry, […]

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Meb Kiflezghi Visits the Permanent Mission of Eritrea to the UN

“In highlighting the importance of sports for youth refugees it is especially exciting to be joined today by Mr. Meb Keflezighi, who is himself a refugee from Eritrea and who, just last Monday, won the Boston Marathon.  Mr. Keflezighi, last week’s race was a moving day for all involved. You moved everyone by moving the fastest! Congratulations on your […]

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Olympian Meb Feared Feds Eyed him after Mrathon Blast

By Melanie Eversley, Olympic marathoner Meb Keflezighi says he had some tense moments earlier this year in the wake of the April 15 Boston Marathon bombings. During a lunch in Central Park Friday, Keflezighi, 38, pointed out that initial reports after the blasts that killed three indicated one of the suspects might be a “dark-skinned […]

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