Friday, 3 April 2009
Ezinne Okparaebo (born 3 March 1988 in Imo, Nigeria) is a track and field sprint athlete who competes internationally for Norway.
Okparaebo represented Norway at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. She competed at the 100 metres sprint and placed second in her first round heat after Kerron Stewart in a time of 11.32 seconds. She qualified for the second round in which she failed to qualify for the semi finals as her time of 11.45 was the fourth time of her race.
In the 2009 European Indoor Championships in Torino she won a silver medal on the 60 metre event.