FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012 file photo Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia is escorted by a volunteer after placing fourth in the men's race of the Tokyo Marathon in Tokyo. Gebrselassie set a new ... more 
FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012 file photo Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia is escorted by a volunteer after placing fourth in the men's race of the Tokyo Marathon in Tokyo. Gebrselassie set a new world record time by clocking 2 hours, 4 minutes and 26 seconds. For two decades, Haile Gebrselassie has delighted fans of running, with his mastery of and dedication to his art but his ambitions of competing at a fifth Olympic Games are slipping away. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama, File) less 
1 / 14
Associated Press | Photo By Shuji Kajiyama, File
Thu, Mar 1, 2012 2:52 PM EST