IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.

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The spotlight were on Ghirmay Ghebreslassie during the opening competitions of the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.

The 19-year-old wrote athletics history by becoming the youngest winner of a road event at the IAAF World Championships and the first Eritrean athlete to win a gold medal at the championships ever!

Asmara welcomed the young athlet cordially with a public ceremony in Asmara, Baht Meskerem.

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IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.