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Lisa Christina Nemec is a Croatian longdistance runner. Born and raised in the United States, where she competed for the Columbia University, Stubli moved to Croatia, her fathers homeland, and established herself as a leading longdistance athlete in the country, having set the Croatian records in 3000 meters steeplechase, 5000 meters, half marathon, and marathon. She is the first Croatian marathon runner ever to qualify for the Olympic Games. She finished 52nd in the marathon at the 2012 Olympics.

Stubli was born on May 18, 1984 in Waterbury, Connecticut. Her father was born in Sisak, Croatia, but emigrated to Germany at age 18, then moved to California and finally to Connecticut. Her mother is an American of Italian descent.

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