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Catch up with all the activities happening on the home front such as the Golden League, MoC Grand Prix, All Nigeria Championships etc

“Our results aren’t on WA”- National Champion, Tobe Nwokocha.

It’s been a month since the Nigerian Olympic Trials was concluded and yet some results haven’t been uploaded on World Athletics. These includes the men’s Long Jump, Women’s Triple Jump and Men’s Discus events. Speaking with Long Jump National Champion,…

2021 National Olympics Trials set to hold at YabaTech, Lagos

The 2021 Olympic trials for Team Nigeria which will serve as final selection for the team will hold from June 17-19th at the Sports Center of the Yaba College of Technology, Lagos. The 3-day event is expected to witness stiff…

Grace Nwokocha and Adeyemi Sikiru named Athletes of the Week

Athletes of the week: The 2nd All-Comers Meet hosted by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) witnessed numerous mind-blowing Personal Bests across various Track and Field events.  Two of the most impressive came from Grace Nwokocha in the Women’s sprint…

Ntia-Obong & Erhire named Athletes of the Week at NJCAA Region VI

Over the weekend, the NJCAA Region VI Indoor Championship and C-USA Indoor Championship took place in New Orleans and Alabama respectively and a couple of Nigerians were in attendance. Athletic Heat best performances at the meet came from Best Erhire…

Joseph Edafiadhe makes indoor debut as Ntia-Obong, Meyiwa, Abu claim victory

2019 National Long Jump champion, Joseph Edafiadhe has began his collegiate career on a winning note, taking the top spot at the KMS Invitational held in Birmingham Crossplex , Alabama, USA. The dazzling jumper who left the shores of Nigeria…

TAFCAN Lagos COVID-19 Resumption Meet set to hold Nov. 18th & 25th

The Lagos Chapter of Track and Field coaches Association of Nigeria (TAFCAN) in conjunction with the LAGOS STATE ATHLETICS ASSOCIATION is set to hold her first meet since the lockdown in March. The Meet has been scheduled to hold on…

140 athletes set to compete at Okowa Post Covid-19 Athletics Meet

Covid-19 Athletics Meet: The coronavirus pandemic hit the world early this year with various sporting activities coming to a halt across the globe and despite the commencement of Athletics events since July in Europe and America, for over 7 months…

Okagbare, Oduduru launch Foundation

There’s nothing as great as giving back and Nigeria’s top athletes are setting the ball rolling as regards giving back. On October 9th, African Queen of the Athletics, Blessing Okagbare turned a year older and to celebrate her new age…

Athletic Heat set to host 2nd Track and Field Awards.

This week marks the opening of the voting process for the 2018 Athletic Heat Track and Field Awards holding at Ultima Studios, Lekki Phase One, Lagos on Friday 30th November. Athletic Heat is pleased to confirm a list of 6…

Ruth Usoro opens 2019 Outdoor season with 23.53s

South Plan’s Sophomore and Athletic Heat Co-founder, Ruth Usoro was at the Fearless Champions Meet hosted by Texas Tech University last weekend. Usoro led the race from start to finish and posting a blistering 23.53s to commence her outdoor season.…