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Meet The Fastest Woman In Norway Who Is A Nigerian

Ezinne Okparaebo is a 33-year-old Norwegian female athlete who competes in a variety of sports.

She was born on March 3, 1988, in Lagos, Nigeria, to Nigerian parents.

She moved to Norway with her family when she was nine years old, in 1997. She grew raised in Ammerud, where her athletic abilities were noticed by talent scouts in the Scandinavian nation when she was only a child. She has since gone on to become a professional athlete.

Ezinne is the quickest woman in Norway at the moment, according to her time trials. Currently, she owns the Norwegian national records in the 60 and 100 meter dashes, and she has won the 100 meter nationals a total of 13 times.

In addition to being one of the world's best sprinters since 2005, the lady is regarded as a trailblazer for her adopted country, Norway, for which she has won numerous international medals, including the silver medal in the 60-meter dash for women at the 2009 European Athletics Indoor Championships and the bronze medal in the same event at the 2011 European Athletics Indoor Championships.

She has younger sisters that are also athletes.

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