We are ready for the National Championship-Tuwei


IAAF CEO Olivier Gers with LOC Chair Jackson Tuwei and CEO Michael Mwangi Muthee in ...
(FILE)IAAF CEO Olivier Gers with LOC Chair Jackson Tuwei and CEO Michael Mwangi Muthee in Nairobi (PHOTO/IAAF/LOC)

In Summary

  • All plans are in place ahead of the National Championship cum trials for the Africa Senior Athletics Championship to be held in Asaba, Nigeria from Agust 1-5, Athletics Kenya president Jacoson Tuwei has said.

All plans are in place ahead of the National Championship cum trials for the Africa Senior Athletics Championship to be held in Asaba, Nigeria from Agust 1-5, Athletics Kenya president Jacoson Tuwei has said.

The National Championship which involves both the field and track events will take place from June 21st -23 at the Kasarani Stadium, and speaking on Tuesday at Riadha House at a prèss briefing ahead of the event , AK boss Tuwei said that the appointment of liason officers has already been done to for easy facilitation on matters such as accommodation.

“We are preparing for the National Championship which we’ll also use as a build up and selection of a team to represent Kenya in the African Senior Athletics Championship.

“I would like to urge all Kenyans to turn up in large numbers and support our own as they prepare to take on the big stage come August,”said Tuwei.

“All the regions and affiliates have been invited to bring their teams to compete as we’re now working on the stat list which will be released by the end of the day so that all interested parties can be able to know the list of elite athletes who are to participate for the event,” added Tuwei .

 

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