IAAF releases entry standards for London 2017 & World U-18 Championships

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has released the entry standards for the 2017 World Athletics Championships which is set to take place in London from 4th to 13th August, 2017. According to the IAAF, athletes are expected to meet the qualifying mark in their various events within the stipulated period of 1st October 2016

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Nigeria set to miss 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships in Cali!

Still smarting from a below par performance at the on-going World University Games in South Korea, Team Nigeria’s hopes of participating in the 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships has been jettisoned, following the non-issuance of transit visas for the contingent by the Brazilian Embassy. Athletes slated to compete in the athletics event in Gwangju ended

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African & World Youth Champs: AFN settles for 27 athletes!

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has selected 27 athletes to execute Team Nigeria’s campaign at the African Youth Championships holding next week in Mauritius, as well as the World Youth Championships in Colombia in July. The team, comprising of 15 Boys and 12 Girls incidentally has the quartet of Praise Idamadudu, Aniekeme Alphonsus, Abolaji

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