Runners to watch in the Boston Marathon
Tirfi TsegayeNumber: F5
Personal Best: Toronto, 2010 - 2:22:44
Boston Marathon: Debut.
Of Note: In a fierce battle with Sharon Cherop at last years Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Tsegaye was edged by one second at the tape. Although she was runner up, she improved her personal best to 2:22:44 and preserved a strong string of podium finishes. Tsegaye set her half marathon best of 69:24 at the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in 2009.