Timor-Leste woman the first to represent her country in mountain biking at the Olympics

August 17, 2016

Timor-Leste’s Francelina Cebral, will compete today in the Women’s cross-country mountain biking.

She is the first person to represent Timor-Leste in the sport. She is also the first Timor-Leste woman to represent the country in a sport outside of athletics.

Francelina was also the country’s flag bearer.