Nevena Rendeli Vejzović

Zagreb / Croatia

35 years old

Nevena Rendeli is a TV reporter, producer, and host on Croatian national television. She worked on several popular shows about tourism, she hosted a Saturday morning show and is a Croatian spokeswoman for a Eurovision contest. Last year she filmed a documentary “Ironwoman”, about a woman who started running at age 47, and at 51 went to a world championship in Ironman in Hawai. She also wrote a very popular guide through Croatia in 2012.

She started running two years ago at age 33, and in six months she succeeded in finishing her first half marathon. After that she finished 6 half marathons and several shorter races. The Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon will be her first full marathon.