Kenenisa Bekele confirms his participation in Valencia Marathon on Sunday
Addis Ababa, November 29, 2023 (FBC) – Ethiopian athletics legend Kenenisa Bekele announced today that he will participate in the Valencia Marathon 2023 on Sunday 3 December 2023.
It is learned that the iconic long and middle distance runner has been working hard to return to running once again since his previous injury.
“I’m thrilled to announce that I’ll be participating in the upcoming Valencia Marathon on December 3rd! After being sidelined due to injury, I’m back to test my endurance once again,” Kenenisa said via a social media post earlier today.
He admitted that “it’s been a challenging journey, but I’m feeling good and more determined to take on this incredible race.”
He dedicated his return to his fans, saying: “To all my amazing fans, your unwavering support has been a driving force behind my recovery and preparation. I’m incredibly grateful for every one of you, and I promise to give it my all in the future. This race marks a new beginning for me, and I can’t wait to see what the future holds with my renewed health and dedication.”
“Thank you for standing by me, and I look forward to sharing this incredible experience with all of you. See you in Valencia!,” reads the iconic athlete’s message ahead of his eagerly anticipated return to the podium.