France's Pierre-Ambroise Bosse is also in the 1000. Olympic silver medalist Dejen Gebremeskel vs former World XC champ Japheth Korir in the 5000. Current world leader Dawit Seyaum (4:00.96) is in the 1500, Christian Taylor in the TJ, Bogdan Bondarenko in the HJ,
Gebremeskel, the Olympic 5000 silver medallist, only ran one 5000 on the track all summer. He'll face 2012 Olympic 10,000 5th placer Bedan Karoki and manty others.
Other big names include Yenew Alamirew, Dejen Gebremeskel, Hagos Gebrhiwet in the 3000, Mo Aman in the 800, Mekonnen Gebremedhin in the 1500 and Hiwot Ayalew in the 3000.