Saturday, March 31, 2012

Kenenisa Bekele becomes longest record holder


The Ethiopian-born kenenisa Bekele has become the 5000- and 1000-meters’ athlete to keep the records for the longest time in history.

The Ethiopian-born kenenisa Bekele has become the 5000- and 1000-meters’ athlete to keep the records for the longest time in history.



Last Wednesday, Bekele had kept the records for 2850 days thereby beating the Finish Paavo Nurmi record’s of 2849 days.

The three-time Olympic gold medalist is 29 and he said he wishes to remain at the higher levels for at least seven years.