TORONTO - Sylvie Antoun, a PhD student in Engineering and member of the Rams cross country team, recently raced as a member of her home country of Lebanon at the World Cross Country Championships on March 26 in Kampala, Uganda.

A Lebanese citizen and member of the Blue Stars running club in Lebanon, Antoun was invited to participate in the national championship at the end of February. Antoun won the national championship race and was invited to join the delegation racing at the world championships.

In Uganda, Antoun finished 98th in a time of 45:23.

More information on the world championships and race results can be found here.