The Gwangju stadium where the 2015 World University Games is being held

Nigeria fails to progress from the Relay Heats at World University Games

It has been a Championship to forget for Nigeria at the World University Games in Gwangju, South Korea, as the country’s teams failed to qualify for the finals of the men’s 4x100m and 4x400m relay races. The Nigerian quartet of: Simon Oshasha, Ayotoluwa Agusto, Chukwuma Onyeaku and Peter Tega Odele, competed in heat 1, finishing

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5 Breakthrough Athletes of 2014!

Every Track & Field season there are athletes who were previously unheralded in the disciplines they excelled in and others who, though already established, pushed beyond the boundaries expected of them or imaginable. Based on these criteria,   here our  five breakthrough athletes that Making of Champions has singled out for special commendation in 2014:

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Winners of the walk race

Locally-based athletes shine at 1st Edition of TAFCAN Coaches Challenge!

It was an afternoon of excitement and competition as over 200 athletes representing various track clubs from the country challenged each other to their best in preparation for the upcoming season on Friday, 12thDecember at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere, Lagos. The competition, which is the first edition of the Coaches Challenge by the

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South Africa – the powerhouse of African Athletics

The breakthrough performances of many South African athletes in 2014 has confirmed the country’s status as the reigning powerhouse of athletics on the continent. There is no denying that South Africa’s dominance in African athletics, took a sharp nosedive since their triumph at the 2008 African Championships in Addis Ababa, which completed a hat-trick of

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