Kenyan turned Bahrain international and 3000m steeple chase will start off her season debut with appearing at the Cross Internacional de Italica that will be held on Sunday 15th at Seville in Spain.
Jebet was placed ninth in 2015 at the World junior Cross Country Championships that were held in Guiyang, China in a race that was won by Ethiopian Letesenbet Gidey with a time of 19:48 with Jebet crossing the finish with 20:20.
The 20 years old will be using this race in readiness for the World Cross Country Championships in Kampala Uganda that will be held from March.
Jebet’s main opponent in the race will be Ethiopia’s Senbere Teferi who beat World Cross Country Champion Kenya’s Agnes Tirop in November at Atapuerca Cross Country in Spain in a time of 24:48 with Tirop crossing the line in second place with 24:52.
Poland’s Matylyda Kowal who was at the Rio Olympics and European Championships will also be on the battle line with Spains Trihas Gebre who was second at last Sunday’s European Cross Country Championships in Amorebieta.