The Lebanese-American weightlifter achieved 3rd place in the weightlifting competition (64 kilos), held in the Turkish city of Konya, marking the 4th medal for Lebanon so far in the Islamic Solidarity Games (ISSF).
“Forever chasing moments like these. What an honor it was. Thank you GOD!!” she exclaimed in gratitude.
It is worth noting that Lebanese-American weightlifter Mahassen Hala Fattouh was the first Lebanese woman to compete in international weightlifting competitions, and the first to ever represent Lebanon in Olympic weightlifting.