He was there just to rabbit the race, but ended up winning it.
He's taking part in this weekend's Pittsburgh Marathon.
Both the men and the women will be aided by pacers.
The new route accommodates more runners at the start and is USATF-certified.
Pittsburgh, April 9, 2010 — Mebrahtom Keflezighi (pronounced Kef-lez-ghee), more commonly known as “Meb,” has been described as
Major road races cautiously optimistic during Swine Flu scare.