Organ of the annual Okpekpe Road Race have revealed that the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races...
FROT Group boss begins ‘Operation Medal Rush’ for Tokyo 2020 Olympics
Frontline sports philanthropist and chairman of FROT Group, Frank Momoh believes the time for Team Nigeria to begin preparations for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is now.
15 IAAF gold labeled athletes for Access Bank Lagos City Marathon
As the February 11 date for the 2017 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon gets closer, a total of 15 IAAF gold labeled athletes from different parts of the world are said to have signified their interest for the event.
Usain Bolt team event backed by IAAF boss over Nitro Athletics
A new athletics team event, headlined by Usain Bolt, could “revolutionise” the sport, according to World Athletics chief Lord Sebastian Coe.
Kiptum promises to keep title, runs sub 2.10:00 at meet
Kenya’s Abraham Kiptum, the surprise winner of last year’s edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, has declared not only to retain the title he won last year, but also run a sub 2.10:00.
Celebrating Chioma Ajunwa, Super Falcons!
As 2016 draws to a close and a new year beckons, the Super Falcons, the female national team of Nigeria, are heavily on my mind. I remember them because every year, at this time ...
New cases of drug use by Russian athletes uncovered
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has opened disciplinary proceedings against 28 Russian athletes who competed at the Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Organisers get two pacemakers for Access Bank Lagos City Marathon
Determined to get the elite male and female runners to run inside 2.10 minutes and 2.20 minutes respectively, the organisers of the February 11, 2017, Access Bank Lagos City Marathon have signed on two pace-makers for the second edition of the race.
Over 100 elite runners scramble for Access Bank Lagos City Marathon slots
Although the race is still about two months to go, the second edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon has generate so much interest among elite marathoners worldwide....