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Croatian Nives Gajic Wins Bronze at the 2016 Sahl Hasheesh Triathlon

Nives Gajic

Nives Gajic

By Maydaa Abo El-Nadar

The 2016 Sahl Hasheesh Triathlon has just taken part in the tourist city of Sahl Hasheesh in Egypt.

The race started on the second of December 2016 and ended on the third of 2016 December.

On the first day at 6:00 am, a race of swimming for 750 meters, cycling for 20 kilometers, and running for 5 kilometers, started. Croatian Nives Gajic, surprised the crowd by winning the bronze medal of this race’s female division.

“I participated in Sahl Hashesh Triathlon for fun. It was surprising winning a medal as I did not expect it”, Gajic told Croatia Week.

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The 33-year-old Croatian athlete started her sports career as a swimmer. Afterwards she started running and then started participating in triathlons.

Gajic has completed six races before, including the London Triathlon, which took place last August.

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