Global Sports Communications

Sifan Hassan has decided to include the 1,500m in her campaign for Olympic glory. The 2019 World Champion, who doubled and won both the 1,500m and 10,000m will showcase her range again at the Tokyo Olympic Games.

Sifan Hassan: “For me, it is crucial to follow my heart. Doing that is far more important than gold medals. That keeps me motivated and it keeps me enjoying this beautiful sport.”

After comfortably getting through the first round of the 5,000m semi-final, Hassan will begin going through the rounds of the 1,500m, Monday, August 2. She looks forward to tackling the enormous feat and wants to challenge herself in her favorite distances.