London Marathon 2017: From Olympian to refugee - Zamzam's Marathon story

London Marathon 2017: From Olympian to refugee - Zamzam's Marathon story
London Marathon 2017: From Olympian to refugee - Zamzam's Marathon story

After competing in the 400m at the London 2012 Olympic Games for Somalia, Zamzam received death threats and fled her homeland in fear - but after rebuilding her life in the UK, she's ready to take on Britain's most famous running event.

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