Izmir Smajlaj – Biography, Relationship, Figure, Life, Age, Height, Wiki, Career, Images, Net Worth, Family and More

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Izmir Smajlaj

Biography of Izmir Smajlaj

Izmir Smajlaj born on 29 March, is an Albanian athlete specialist in Long Jump. He also won a gold medal in 2017, the first gold medal for his country at a major athletics competition.

Izmir Smajlaj Biography

Early Life – Education and Birth Place 

Izmir (Nick Name: Izo Toqi) was born on 29 March 1993 in Shkodër, Albania. He had been training under Gjergj Ruli when he joined the club K.S Tirona. This is where he started his career as a Long Jump athlete in 2012. He won his first prize in the World Championships competition and won 24th (q) in the Long Jump. Since then, he has been up to new records on national and Personal records 8.8m in 2017 and many more. Albania has a huge talent gathered here, including Melisa Lleshi, Capital T, and Luli Bitri.

Izmir Smajlaj life

Struggle and Career

Izmir has been doing well since he started his career. Every Field has its struggles and hardships like many other stars have faced circumstances such as Sylvia Hoeks and Aksel Hennie, He is also facing his life challenges. Some of his personal bests in the long jump are as follows. 

  • He made a new national record in 2021 in Tirana at 8.16 meters outdoors (NWI).
  • Later he set a new national record in Shkoder of 8.11 meters outdoors (–0.7 m/s wind, 2019).
  • He won a gold medal in the long jump competition with 8.08 meters indoors in 2017, at the European Athletics Indoor Championships, in Belgrade, Serbia.
  • Another First place in the long jump competition in 2018 at the Balkan Indoor Championships, Istanbul, Turkey with 7.93 meters indoors, a gold medal.
  • With 7.89 meters outdoors in 2018, he won another gold medal at the Albanian Athletics Outdoor Championships and best Olympic athlete of the match, in Elbasan, Albania.
  •  Another First place in the long jump competition with 7.89 meters outdoors in 2018, won a gold medal and the title of “Best athlete male of the competition” in the Small States of Europe.

Moreover, he has personal best records of 16.30 meters outdoors (-0.2 m/s wind), and 15.15 meters indoors, set in 2016 in Elbasan, Albania, and 2014 in Tirana, Albania. In 2021, two tracks and two individuals from Albania were accused of cheating in Olympic nationals however, Izmir was cleared of allegations of being part of the conspiracies.

Izmir Smajlaj Career

Medals and Achievements of Izmir Smajlaj

Izmir’s victory details are all mentioned here.

World Junior Championships /2012 /Spain
World Championships /2013 /Russia24th(q)
European Championships /2014 /Switzerland22nd (q)
Championships of the Small States of Europe /2016 /Malta2nd
European Championships /2016 /Netherlands9th
Olympic Games /2016 /Brazil21st
European Indoor Championships /2017 /Serbia1st
Balkan Indoor Championships /2018 /Turkey1st
Mediterranean Games /2018 /Spain4th
European Championships /2018 /Germany10th
Championships of the Small States of Europe /2018 /Liechtenstein1st
Balkan Indoor Championships /2019 /Turkey2nd
Balkan Indoor Championships /2020 /Turkey1st
Balkan Indoor Championships /2021 /Turkey1st
Championships of the Small States of Europe /2021 /San Marino1st
Olympic Games /2021 /Japan17th
Balkan Indoor Championships /2022 /Turkey1st
Izmir Smajlaj Medals

Family Background of Izmir Smajlaj

According to our records, there is no information on Izmis Smaljlaj’sparents. They are still unknown.

Relationship – Love Life, Marriage or Girlfriend 

Our favorite star has met his soulmate Lorella Shkreli and has a lovely child Kroi Smajlaj. His wife is such a private person while keeping her Instagram account private from Smajlaj’s fans. He is living a happily married life as we also talk about the happy life of Emrah and Harris Dickinson.

Izmir Smajlaj marriage

Figure – Physical Measurements

Our Star Izmir has a build-up athletic 6 ft 5 inches tall body with 86kg weight. He has charming dark brown eyes and darker hair.

Izmir Smajlaj physique

Wiki Info

As we are talking about Izmir Smajlaj, one of your favorite athletes, Here are his Wiki details.

Full NameIzmir Smajlaj
Stage NameIzo Toqi
Birth Date29 March 1993
Zodiac SignAries
Age31 years old
Birth CountryAlbania
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye ColorDark Brown
Birth CityShkoder, Albania
Career Years2012-present
Height6 ft 5 inches
Marital StatusMarried
Children1 kid

Net Worth of Izmir Smajlaj

Izmir, one of Albania’s brilliant athletes, has been earning a net worth of $3 – $5 million.

Izmir Smajlaj Net worth

Social Media Accounts

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Facebook1.8k Followers

Who is Izmir Smajlaj’s wife?

Izmir has met his soulmate Lorella Shkreli and married a few years ago. More Lovingly, he has a lovely child Kroi Smajlaj.

How old is Izmir Smajlaj?

Izmir Smajlaj was born on 29 March 1993 in  Albania, he will be 31 in 2024.

Which country have Izmir Smajlaj being representing in Olympic games?

Izmir Smajlaj was born and raised in Shkodër, Albania. Hence naturally he has been representing his homeland Albania.

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