Mercy Abire’s home-front hype

From the pits in Yabatech, to Oral Robert University and Louisiana State University, Abire Mercy was back at where it all began for her and she gave herself a good welcome back gift. For the first time in her career,…

“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,…

The Struggles and Triumphs of Byran Monday

Bryan Monday is a Lagos based jumper who broke the 6m and 14m jinx this season in the Long and Triple Jump respectively. He shared his story with us from his struggles to how he finally made it. He first…

The Hurdle Strive of Oyeniyi Abejoye

The 110mh is one event that isn’t very popular in Nigeria. You would see 100m having Heat 15 and 400m heat 10 but hurdles most likely have just one race or max two. But this hasn’t stopped them from producing…

Meet the Brume siblings and their supportive Mum

Most athletes who you see giving their all on the field or pushing hard on the track didn’t get where they are without motivation and support from their parents. As seen over the years, athletics is often a family affair,…

Greyhound Sports Management gifts’ cash rewards to athletes

For the dazzling performances by athletes at the Okowa Post COVID-19 Meet in Asaba held yesterday, November 6th, the Manager of Greyhound Sports Management, Sussex, Mr Oghenekaro Oboido decided to gift winners in the Sprint and some field events a…

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 CFO launches African-themed sports apparel

Athletic Heat Ltd co-founder, Toluwani Adebakin launches an African-inspired apparel line which has two focal goals (i) Promote African designs in sports and urban apparel and (ii) Ultimately use profits from the line to support out-of-school children in Nigeria and…

Adegoke, Rosemary, Obashola, Ofili others hit African Junior Championships standard at Ilaro

The 2019 National U18/U20 Championships which was held between March 16th-19th, 2019 at the Gateway International Stadium, Ilaro, Ogun State saw many athletes hit the standard set by the CAA for the 2019 African U20 Championships slated for April 16th-20th,…

Amusan, Glory & Samson Nathaniel get IOC Scholarship ahead of #Tokyo2020

On Wednesday March 20th, 2019, the Nigerian Olympic Committee announced the list of Team Nigeria athletes granted an Olympic scholarship for the Tokyo 2020 summer Olympics. Out of 11 athletes selected from different sports, The trio of; Sprint Hurdles sensation…