Alphonsus, Chukwuma claim double titles at National U18 & U20 Championships

At least four athletes won double GOLD medals at the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN)/ Making of Champions (MoC) National Youth and Junior Championships staged at the National Stadium in Abuja between June 16 and 17. The two-day championship, which replaced the annual D.K Olukoya National Youth and Junior Championships, served as the Nigerian Trials

Continue Reading →

Sprint legend Mary Onyali appointed Vice Chairman of CAA Athletes’ Commission

Five-time Olympian and Nigerian Record holder in the women’s 200m and 4x100m, Mary Onyali was recently appointed as the Vice Chairman of the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Athletes’ Commission, and the sprint legend believes that her passion for the sport played a role in her selection. Another African great elected into the Athletes’ Commission

Continue Reading →

Top Sprinter returns for 2016 with Cash & Prizes worth over ₦1 million at stake!

The race to find Nigeria’s next generation of Olympians is back! Respite has come the way of Nigerian athletes across the country with the return of the Top Sprinter Competition which was launched last year to find Nigeria’s future Olympic Medallist. This year’s edition is set to hold from September 29 to October 1 at the Teslim Balogun

Continue Reading →

Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Nigerian legend Abbas Muhammed commends initiative!

Nigeria’s greatest professional marathoner of all time, Abbas Muhammed on Tuesday said nothing has given him innate joy in recent times like the upcoming Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. The Nigerian Record holder in marathon said: “The Lagos State government has started what I believe will revive the culture of cross country running and marathon

Continue Reading →