Kenenisa Bekele is a world record-holding long-distance runner from Ethiopia. Kenenisa is the current holder of 5,000 meter and 10,000 meter world record and Olympic record.
Kenenisa is considered as one of the greatest distance runners of all times. He is the most successful runner in the history of IAAF World Cross Country Championship. With 11 titles to his name, he also won four titles from 2003 to 2009 at the World Championship in Athletics for 10,000 m event.
"It's not always easy when it's your first competition. I'm happy that I won."