MOSCOW, Russia – Rusathletics.com informs that 2008 Olympic gold medalist Pamela Jelimo from Kenyan should compete at the Russian Winter IAAF Indoor Permit meet on February 2.
In the 800m race, she will face Olympic medalist from London Yekaterina Poistogova, Briton Jenny Meadows, Ukrainian European Indoor champion Natalya Lupu and another Kenyan Nelly Jepkosgei.
Meanwhile, All-Athletics.com announced the Middle-distance Runners of the Year 2013 in the World as well as in the different Areas.
Top positions for Mohamed Aman and Abeba Aregawi. Africa's women top name is Eunice Sum, in Europe top male Marcin Lewandowski.
In Asia, Musaeb Balla of Qatar and Bahraini Mimi Belete. In North and Central America, US runners Nick Symmonds and Brenda Martinez.
Oceanian, top middle distance runners are Alex Rowe and Zoe Buckman. In South America, Rafith Rodriguez with Rosibel Garcia