As a teen, Lari would skate before and after school at the only rink in Abu Dhabi, located within Zayed Sports City.
The Somali born runner, who has won 10 international titles, including four Olympic Gold medals, was knighted for his services to athletics.
Dana Hussain competed in the 100m sprint at the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Iraq, the only Iraqi athlete who had actually trained in the war torn country.
We’re all fully riled up about the Olympics. Ummahsonic will be taking you a little further, allowing you to dive a little deeper, with Future Olympians, a mini-series exploring …