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MENIGSTU Tigist Gezahagn
Sport Para athletics
NPC Ethiopia   
GenderWomen
Age22
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
F13, T13
Further Personal Information
Residence
Debre Birhan, ETH
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Amharic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at school.
Why this sport?
"Because I like to run."
Club / Team
Chacho Project: Ethiopia
Training Regime
She trains for eight hours a week.
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2021 Grand Prix event in Tunis, Tunisia. (Athlete, 27 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Ethiopian long-distance runner Tirunesh Dibaba. (Athlete, 27 Aug 2021)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2021 1500m T13 4:23.24