UAE runner wins gold at Arab Athletic Championship in Tunisia
An UAE runner has won a gold medal on the opening day of the Arab Athletic Championship in Tunisia.
Alia Saeed Mohammed won the 5,000-metre race.
She is now set to participate in the 10,000-meter race and at World Athletics Championship in London this August.
Alia, a native of Ethiopia, is a long-distance runner who’s been competing for the UAE since 2010.