Oregon 2022, Letesenbet bring the first gold medal
- Letesenbet Gidey won the first gold medal for Ethiopia at the Oregon 22 world championship
At the World Athletics Championships in Oregon, Letesenbet won the first gold medal for Ethiopia. The athlete finished the race, the women’s 10,000 meters, as a winner.
In the meantime, in the women’s 3000m qualification held today at the World Athletics Championship, athlete Yewerkwuha Getachew and athlete Mkedes Abebe were able to pass to the finals.
The World Athletics Championships in Oregon has began yesterday, and the men’s 3,000-meter hurdles and women’s 1,500-meter qualifying races were held on the first day.
All Ethiopian athletes who participated in the qualifiers were able to advance to the next round.
Accordingly; In the women’s 1500m, athlete Hirut Shesha, athlete Freweini Hailu and athlete Gudaf Tsegai were able to advance to the next round.
In the men’s 3000 hurdles, athlete Getnett Wale, athlete Lemecha Girma and athlete H/Maryam Amar advanced to the next round.