Ezinne Okparaebo

Ezinne Okparaebo ( born March 3, 1988 in Imo ) is a Nigerian sprinter who starts internationally for Norway.

Okparaebo lives in Oslo and trained in IL i BUL. In the Junior European Championships 2007 in Hengelo, she won gold in the 100 meters. She represented Norway at the 2008 Summer Olympics. You took part in the 100 -meter run and was second see in their lead behind Kerron Stewart with a time of 11.32 However, the finale did not reach them.

At the Track European Indoor Championships 2009 in Turin, she won the silver medal in the 60 - meter dash. The European Athletics Championships 2010 in Barcelona set them on their personal best in the 100 meters with 11.23 s. By this time, she also narrowly missed out on a medal at the end and came in fourth place.




  • 60 meters: 7.21 s, March 8, 2009, Turin
  • 100 meters: 11.42 s 21 February, 2009, Floro