Monthly Archives: December 2013

Nafi Thiam is Rising Star of the Year

December 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

At the 2013 Sportsgala held at the AED Studios in Lint, Belgium Nafissatou Thiam was named Rising Star of the Year for 2013. Nafi was selected as winner in balloting of the professional members of sportspress, the national league of sports journalists in Belgium. Thiam had a breakthrough year, highlighted by her victory in the […]
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Nafi Thiam wins Golden Spike Award

December 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

19-year-old heptathlete Nafissatou Thiam yesterday won her 1st Golden Spike Award at a ceremony in the beautiful city hall of Brussels. The Golden Spike Award goes to the Male and Female Athlete of the Year in Belgian athletics. It is a tradition for the Belgian Athletics Federation to organise a poll to designate the laureates. After being named Belgian […]
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