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The 10,000 metres or the 10,000-meter run is a common long-distance track running event.
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Kenenisa Bekele

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The world record for men is held by Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia in 26:17.53, posted at Brussels, Belgium on August 26, 2005.
Kenenisa Bekele (ቀነኒሳ በቀለ; born 13 June 1982) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner and the current world record and Olympic record holder in both the 5,000 metre and 10,000 metre events.

10K run

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The 10,000 metre track race is usually distinguished from its road running counterpart, the 10K run, by its reference to the distance in metres rather than kilometres.
It is usually distinguished from the 10,000 metres track running event by stating the distance in kilometres, rather than metres.

Haile Gebrselassie

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He won two Olympic gold medals over 10,000 metres and four World Championship titles in the event.

IAAF World Championships in Athletics

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The event is part of the athletics programme at the Olympic Games and the World Championships in Athletics and is common at championship level events.

Almaz Ayana

For women, the world track 10,000 metre record is held by Almaz Ayana of Ethiopia in 29:17.45 to win gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics on August 12, 2016.
Almaz Ayana Eba (born 21 November 1991) is an Ethiopian female long-distance runner who competes in the 3000 metres, 5000 metres, and 10,000 metres events.

Long-distance running

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The 10,000 metres or the 10,000-meter run is a common long-distance track running event.
Typical long-distance track races range from 3000 metres to 10,000 metres (6.2 miles), cross country races usually cover 5 to 12 km (3 to 7½ miles), while road races can be significantly longer, reaching 100 kilometres (60 miles) and beyond.

Joyciline Jepkosgei

Joyciline Jepkosgei
Joyciline Jepkosgei (born 8 December 1993) is a Kenyan female long-distance runner who competes over distances from 10,000 metres to the half marathon.

2015 in athletics (track and field)

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Athletics at the Commonwealth Games

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6 miles was used in the Commonwealth Games until 1966 and was a championship in the United States in non-Olympic years from 1953 to 1973.

Track and field

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The 10,000 metres or the 10,000-meter run is a common long-distance track running event.
There are three common long distance running events in track and field competitions: 3000 metres, 5000 metres and 10,000 metres.

1985 in athletics (track and field)

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European 10,000m Cup

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The European 10,000m Cup is an annual 10,000 metres race for European athletes which was first held in 1997.

USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

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6 miles was used in the Commonwealth Games until 1966 and was a championship in the United States in non-Olympic years from 1953 to 1973.

Meseret Defar

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She competed in the 10,000 metres event at the British national trials in July, attempting to take a spot on the Ethiopian team at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics.