Tia Hellebaut is back! by Alfons Juck, Note by Larry Eder



Tia Hellebaut, Olympic gold medalist, high jump, 2008, photo by PhotoRun.net.

She's baaaacccckkkk! Tia Hellebaut announced today that she is returning to competition!


BRUSSELS (BEL): Belgian Olympic High jump Champion Tia Hellebaut has announced her comeback today in a press conference. Hellebaut, who turns 32 today, had ended her career in 2008 after winning the Olympic Gold medal in the Beijing Olympics. On June 9th 2009 she gave birth to her daughter Lotte. Today Tia has expressed her desire to come back on the highest level as training has been going very good in the last couple of weeks. Her main target is London 2012 and high jump.

Special Thanks to Alfons Juck, EME News!

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