(Source: Getty Images)
Meb Keflezighi Synchrony Financial Rock 'n' Roll San Diego Marathon & ½ Marathon Celebrates 20 Years Running
Source: Getty Images
Meb Keflezighi 2016 Concordia Summit Convenes World Leaders to Discuss the Power of Partnerships - Day 2
Source: Getty Images
Meb Keflezighi USA House
Source: Getty Images
Meb Keflezighi Picture Meb Keflezighi Picture

Meb Keflezighi Is the First American to Win the New York Marathon Since 1982

By Olivia on
Congratulations to Meb Keflezighi! The runner came in first in the New York City marathon yesterday, becoming the first American to do so since 1982. Not bad. He finished the race in a personal best, two hours, nine minutes and 15 seconds. According to the LA Times, Keflezighi was born in Eritrea and grew up in San Diego, and he became a US citizen in 1998. His coach Bob Larsen said, "It was such a popular victory because he had some struggles the past few years. He's been persistent and...Read Full Story
Copyright © 2017 - Livingly Media, Inc.
Zimbio Entertainment