Ketema Nigusse

Resides: Bronx, NY
Citizenship: Ethiopia
DOB: 1/29/81

At the 2003 World Cross Country Championships, Ketema finished thirteenth in the long race, while the Ethiopian team of which he was a part finished second in the team competition. He also finished seventeenth in the short race. At the 2006 World Cross Country Championships he only finished 26th in the long race, but this was good enough to be on the Ethiopian team that placed third in the team competition. Ketema won the 2011 Broad Street Run and recently placed 3rd at the Pittsburgh Half Marathon in 1:05:07.  He was 19th at the 2012 NYC Half in 1:02:59