Meb Keflezighi: The Molding of a Distance Runner

Meb Keflezighi is one of the best distance runners ever to run for the United States. He’s also humble, curious, thoughtful, and an ambassador to the sport admired by legions of fans around the world.

If you’re not familiar with the life and career of Meb Keflezighi, you’re missing out on a story that weaves together the hope of a family, the ambition of one young man, and the American dream.

Meb’s legacy is cemented as a world-class runner: he’s the 2004 Olympic Marathon silver medalist, winner of the 2009 New York City Marathon and 2014 Boston Marathon, and 4-time Olympian.

Source: Dehai Eritrea Online