Student Qualifies to Olympics in Tokyo

06.23.2021

SBA student-runner Anas Essayi won a bronze medal in the 1,500-meter event, qualifying for the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games. The competition, which takes place every two years, ran between June 16 and June 20 in Rades, Tunisia.  

Overall, 24 Moroccan athletes represented Morocco in the championship, from a total of over 400 athletes from 20 countries. With 44 events in total, Morocco earned six gold medals, four silver medals, and six bronze medals.