Luiza GEGA

Luiza GEGA - Albania - Steeplechase silver medal at 2016 European Championships.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 08 July 2016

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Saturday, 05 November 1988
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Dibër, Albania.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Albania
PROSTATE CANCER SPONSORSHIP BLOOD TRANSFUSION SPONSORSHIP. OXFAM SPONSORSHIP

Luiza GEGA - Albania - Steeplechase silver medal at 2016 European Championships.

Luiza Gega is pictured above during her heat of the women's 3,000 metres steeplechase.

At the time she was the Albanian record holder in the 800, 1500 and 3000 metres,

as well as 3000 metres steeplechase.


 

2016 Women's 3,000m steeplechase final.

European Championships. Amsterdam.


 1.    Gesa-Felicitas Krause   Germany    9:18.85
EL Leading European time
 2.    Luiza Gega    Albania   
   9:28.52 NR  National record
 3.    Özlem Kaya    Turkey    9:35.05 SB  
 4.    Mariya Shatalova    Ukraine    9:38.17     SB  
 5.    Fabienne Schlumpf    Switzerland    9:40.01 SB  
 6.    Nastassia Puzakova    Belarus    9:42.91 SB  
 

Luiza Gega was the first Albanian athlete to appear on sporting-heroes.