Nooralotta Neziri

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Nooralotta Neziri
Nooralotta Neziri-20130721-Lapinlahti-SavoGames RMJ0588.jpg
Nooralotta Neziri in 2013
Personal information
Full name Nooralotta Maria Neziri
Nickname(s) NoLo
Nationality Finnish
Born (1992-11-09) November 9, 1992 (age 24)
Turku, Finland
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)[1]
Weight 63 kg (139 lb)
Country  Finland
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 100m hurdles
Club Turun Urheiluliitto
Coached by Jussi Ihamäki
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 100m hurdles: 12.81 s (Kuortane 2016)
Updated on June 4, 2015.

Nooralotta Maria Neziri (born November 9, 1992 in Turku, Finland) is a Finnish 100 meter hurdler.

She was born of Finnish mother and Macedonian Albanian father in Turku, and has lived in Pori since her early childhood.[2] Neziri is the current holder of Finnish record on women's 100 metres hurdles.[3] Her record in the 100m sprint is 11.48, which is the 8th fastest time by a Finn all-time.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Finland
2009 World Youth Championships Brixen, Italy 5th 100 m hurdles (76.2 cm) 13.44
2010 World Junior Championships Moncton, Canada 5th 100 m hurdles 13.49 (+0.9m/s)
2011 European Junior Championships Tallinn, Estonia 1st 100 m hurdles 13.34
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 17th (h) 100 m hurdles 13.23
2013 European Indoor Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 8th 60 m hurdles 8.19
European U23 Championships Tampere, Finland 3rd 100 m hurdles 13.39 (-0.1m/s)
World Championships Moscow, Russia 17th (sf) 100 m hurdles 13.04 (NR)
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 25th (h) 60 m hurdles 8.21
European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 17th (h) 100 m hurdles 13.17
11th (h) 4x100 m relay 44.22
2015 European Indoor Championships Prague, Czech Republic 6th 60 m hurdles 7.97 (NR)
World Championships Beijing, China 24th (h) 100 m hurdles 13.13
2016 European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 14th (sf) 100 m hurdles 13.05
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 18th (sf) 100 m hurdles 13.04


  1. ^ Rio 2016 bio
  2. ^ "Ei mitään ilmaiseksi" (in Finnish). Ilta-Sanomat. 22 December 2012. Retrieved 29 July 2013. 
  3. ^ "Neziri sivusi Suomen ennätystä ja lunasti MM-kisalipun" (in Finnish). Yle. 28 August 2013. Retrieved 29 July 2013. 

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