IAAF clear Tosin Oke as Okagbare jets in for London World Championships

Former National Triple Jump king Tosin Oke has been cleared to compete at the 16th International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships which begins on Friday in London, United Kingdom. The news about Oke’s registration for the Triple Jump event at the championships was conveyed by the IAAF to the Athletics Federation of Nigeria

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AFN names Okagbare, 11 others for IAAF World Championships in London

Moscow 2013 double medallist Blessing Okagbare and sprint hurdler Tobiloba Amusan, will lead a team of 12 athletes to compete at the 2017 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in London, England, from August 4th to 13th. Okagbare who will be making her fourth competitive appearance at the IAAF flagship event, will compete

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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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