Newsarchiv Gebrselassie is back running and aiming for comeback in February

Just over two months after under-going an operation on his left Achilles

tendon, former quadruple World and double Olympic 10,000m champion Haile

Gebrselassie has confirmed that his “recovery is going well”.

The 31 year-old who is in Amsterdam today for a photo-shoot for his kit

sponsor confirmed that only a matter of two to three weeks after his operation

(9 September) he was back in light training.