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Ishitile jumps personal best in Dubai

Contributed by NAMPA.

By Hesron Kapanga
DUBAI, 09 NOV (NAMPA) – Namibia’s T11 para-athlete, Lahja Ishitile jumped her personal best of 4.44 metres (m) in the long jump event on Saturday at the 2019 International Paralympic Committee World Para Athletics Championships.
The prestigious sporting event is underway at the Dubai Club for People of Determination in the United Arab Emirates.
Ishitile, who already competed in the T11 400m sprint on Thursday, this time around turned up the heat in her second event at the ...