BUPA Great Edinburgh XC: Kenenisa takes fifth, Kiprop third, Heath wins, Derrick wins, from Alberto Stretti
Chris Derrick, USA XC 2013,
photo by PhotoRun.net
It is seven in the morning on Sunday, and I am still thinking about the BUPA Great Edinburgh Cross Country Challenge. First, Garrett Heath surprised many with his win over Asbel Kiprop at the 4k distance, and secondly, Chris Derrick continues to show his promise with a fine, controlled win over the senior men's distance.
Alberto Stretti, one of Italy's fine running journalists, provided the piece below. It was my first time meeting Alberto and he provided yeoman services by translating Yem Crippo's side of his collision with the French athlete in the junior men's 6k...