Linda is a 13 year old Latvian girl from SOS Children's village where she lives in foster family and continues to surprise everybody with her talent for sports. She started to train in long and medium distance running only three years ago and now through hard work she has managed to be one of the leading athletes in her age group in Latvia - and she continues to pave her way to become a professional athlete. Linda is very competitive and she always takes place on pedestal in all local championships. Her biggest achievement is bronze medal that she won in this year's national winter championship. Besides sports Linda plays flute in music school and trains in national folk-dances while helping her foster family to take care of other 6 children who live with them. People who know Linda are happy to know her as true example of fact that unconquerable will and strongly determined goal can bring the best results.