He is now running for himself and hopes to medal at Worlds.
He hopes to beat the great Kenenisa Bekele there.
This time it happened to one of the country's best female 10K runners.
Her father, a doctor, thinks it's plantar fasciitis.
For both runners, the Mediterranean Principality holds a special meaning.
He defeated the Kenyan record holder and this year's Boston Marathon champion.
He made a gloating gesture at the end of the race.
There were no upsets in the 1500m heats.
On July 17, she will try to qualify for the 10,000m.
Shalane Flanagan nearly breaks U.S. 5,000m record.