Gabriela Szabo (born November 14, 1975, Bistrita) is a world-class athlete from Romania, now retired from the sport. He was appointed, in 1999, the best athlete in the world and the best sport in Europe. He set world record in 2,000 m in 1998, and to 5,000 m in 1999, in Dortmund.
It was discovered by chance in 12 years to a crocheted school. Only in 1994 became senior competitions where junior remarkable results. Gabriela has won gold at the Summer Olympics in 2000, the sample of 5,000 m and a bronze and silver respectively in the sample of 1,500 meters at the Olympics in 1996 and 2000. It was also four times world champion in senior and junior once. Is vice Olympics in Atlanta, the 10,000 meters.
He had one coach, Zsolt Gyongyossy, whom she married. In May 2005, Gabriela Szabo announced his retirement from professional sport.