As the countdown to the highly anticipated MTN CHAMPS Ibadan begins, the schedule of events for the three-day competition has been released.

In an unprecedented move, MTN CHAMPS Ibadan will hold simultaneously across two locations – at the Lekan Salami Stadium on November 9th to 11th, for the Youth & Junior events as well as the Finals, and now also the University of Ibadan Sports Complex simultaneously on November 9th and 10th for the Cadet 100m, 200m, 400m and 4x100m Heats, and the Cadet 100m semifinals! Below are the respective schedules for both locations.

Event Schedule for Lekan Salami Stadium

Event Schedule for University of Ibadan Sports Complex

Also find attached the Final List of Registered Athletes in the Cadet, Youth & Junior categories.

It is compulsory for at least one parent or legal guardian of each participating athlete to sign the Parental Consent Form, which can be downloaded here.

ALL Athletes must also print the 1-page parental consent form for their parent or legal guardian to sign and return at bib collection, which takes place on Tuesday & Wednesday, November 7th & 8th, 2023. A recognized contact of each Athletes’ School/Team should coordinate collection of their bibs and the return of their signed parental consent forms!

Yemi Galadima is a Senior Sportswriter and Editor at Making of Champions. She has a bias for Athletics and was previously a Sports Reporter at the National Mirror, where she hosted a weekly column ‘On the Track with Yemi Olus’ for over two years. A self-acclaimed ‘athletics junkie’, she has covered national and international events live, such as the African Athletics Championships, African Games, Olympics and World Athletics Championships. She also freelances for World Athletics.


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