The World Masters Athletics Championship slated for Malaga, Spain from 4th to 16th of September will witness 3 Nigerians compete across various track event.
The President of Nigeria Athletics Masters, Mrs Gloria Obajimi led the 3-man delegation to the competition. Akhigbe Kudirat an ex international who has made the country proud in time past, will be competing in the women’s 400m and this is her first time competing for Nigeria in the Masters W35 category.
Abidakun Susan has been the sole representative since 2014 in Budapest Hungary till date and she will be competing in the W40 in the 100 and 200 meters.
Kongoila-Yahaya Safiya, a medical doctor who won 4 Gold medals in her debut appearance at the African Masters Athletics Championship in the 100,200,400 and 4x100m relay will also be making her debut on the World stage as she will be competing in the 100, 200 and 400.
We wish them the very best!
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