Seye Ogunlewe claims 3rd consecutive 100m title at 2017 All Nigeria T&F Champs

Seye Ogunlewe certainly has no plans of relinquishing his 100m crown anytime soon! The sprinter demonstrated this by racing to a third consecutive title, living up to his tag of ‘Nigeria’s fastest man’ on Friday – Day 2 of the ongoing All Nigeria Track and Field Championships in Abuja. The 25-year old maintained an unbeaten

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Patience Okon George qualifies for World Championships

Patience Okon George has become the latest quarter-miler to attain qualification for the 2017 World Championships after clocking a Season’s Best (SB) of 51.34s to win heat 2 of the women’s 400m at the National Championships taking in Abuja. The reigning National champion has been chasing qualification since coming close earlier at the Grenada Invitational

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11 Nigerian Athletes already qualified for the 2017 IAAF World Championships

Only eleven athletes have been confirmed by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) to have met the qualifying standards to compete at this year’s IAAF World Championships in London. Although more athletes could attain qualifying marks before the deadline window shuts, they would hope that the forthcoming National trials will afford them the opportunity to

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Schedule of Events for 2017 All Nigeria Track & Field Championships

Click here to see the full schedule of events lined up for the 2017 National Championships taking place from July 13th-15th in Abuja. For every other information concerning the Championships, you can click on the following links to see the list of invited athletes, confirmed dates of the trial, and the athletes already qualified for

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List of Athletes invited for 2017 All Nigeria Track & Field Championships

Over 400 athletes have been invited by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) having met the entry marks to compete in this year’s National Championships taking place in Abuja. The AFN released a list of qualified athletes this weekend, which involves foreign based athletes and those in Nigeria, who would all converge for the National

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