Gelete Burka

Gelete Burka

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Gelete Burka (full name Gelete Burka Bati, sometimes misspelled Burika; Amharic: born January 23, 1986) is an Ethiopian middle distance runner. She was born in Kofele in the Arsi Zone of the Oromia Region, the same district as double Olympic champion Haile Gebrselassie.Burka's first significant achievement was at the 2003 IAAF World Cross Country Championships, where she won the bronze in the junior race. She made her first impact in senior athletics later that year when, following the Ethiopian federation's refusal to allow Merima Denboba to compete, Burka took the women's race at the Lotto Cross Cup Brussels.show more

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  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • Ject Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136527367
  • 9786136527369