Jake Vella given surprise trophy during Super League triathlon races

The Super League triathlon went down yesterday in Cottonera, and Jake Vella was there to open the final, but Jake got more than he bargained for at the end of the triathlon race.

Winner of the female division of the triathlon, Katie Zafares, gave her winning trophy to Jake!

Well done to Katie Zafares for finishing off in first place and for her great dead with our favourite athlete.

As you may know, Jake suffers from ROHHAD, a condition which makes you keep gaining weight no matter how well you eat or how much you exercise.

Despite suffering from ROHHAD, Rapid-onset Obesity with Hypothalamic Dysfunction, Hypoventilation and Autonomic Dysregulation, which is both an extremely rare disease and incurable, Jake a nine-year-old kid, runs triathlons across Malta to keep himself active.

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