“Women Who Fly,” Episode 3: Shirin Gerami
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Shirin Gerami struggled pursuing triathlon while adhering to Iran’s dress regulations for women

Hoka One One’s “Women Who Fly” video series by three-time Emmy winning filmmaker and director Joris Debeij tells inspiring stories of women who have conquered their issues and paved a path to triumph over adversity. This film features Shirin Gerami, an Iranian triathlete, who struggled pursuing triathlon while adhering to Iran’s dress regulations for women. Practicing her religion, Shirin ensured her hijab would not hinder her excelling during the races.

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