Haile Gebrselassie not slowing down

Updated: November 1, 2010, 7:39 PM ET
Associated Press

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia -- Haile Gebrselassie is headed to New York City and, like always, he's planning to win.

The 37-year-old Ethiopian -- widely considered the greatest distance runner ever -- has set a host of world records, won two Olympics golds and captured eight world titles in events ranging from the 1,500 meters right up to the marathon.

Now, for the first time, he is running in the New York City Marathon, saying he isn't worried about setting a record there, just winning. ...

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