Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Sports


Track and field


Middle distance running

Joy as Kenya athletics Federation is nominated for world awards after topping Africa in medals won.

Good evening and welcome to my daily sports updates. Tap on the follow link on the top right corner if you haven't done so to receive more news updates. Welcome.

Kenya becomes the only African country to be nominated for a world athletics management award after topping Africa as far as medals are concerned. The Kenya athletics federation is set to be voted for the award after it was shortlisted among other member nations such as Japan, Costa Rica,Czech Republic and Australia. It is said that the management did a good job in supporting it's athletes thus ensuring their success.

according to Mozzart sports kenya, the federation did everything to ensure the athletes were comfortable especially during the Tokyo Olympic games. Some of the names that achieved some good fit include, Ferdinand Omanyala who was making his debut in an international stage in the Olympics, Faith Kipyegon who won the 1500 metres gold medal both in the Tokyo Olympic games as well as diamond league games.

After the good announcement,all eyes will be on the federation to maximize it's support in the coming season. We wish them all the best ahead of the voting process.

Content created and supplied by: PhobianSimiyu (via Opera News )

Africa Australia Faith Kipyegon Ferdinand Omanyala Joy


Load app to read more comments