Ghada Shouaa

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Birthday
10, 1972
Birthplace
Mahardah, Syria
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Mahardah, Syria

About

Syrian Olympian who won the first gold medal for Syria in the Heptathlon at the 1996 Summer Olympic Games.

Before Fame

She started out playing basketball and played on the Syrian national team for a few years.

Trivia

An injury kept her from competing at the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games and led her to retire.

Family Life

Her family comes from Mhardeh.

Associated With

She was a gold medal-winning athlete at the 1996 Summer Olympics like gymnast Shannon Miller.