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Tanzania: Athletes for IAAF Meet to Train in Arusha

All-Africa News - February 3, 2015 - 08:55
[Daily News]Arusha -ARUSHA will host a preparatory camp for the national athletics team, that will represent the country to the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in China, next March.
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Tanzania: Tigo Dishes Out Sh80 Million to Kilimanjaro Marathon

All-Africa News - February 3, 2015 - 08:05
[Daily News]THE Kilimanjaro Marathon for the first time will see Tigo Tanzania partnering with other companies to hold the internationally-recognised charity event that seeks to raise funds for good causes, such as environmental conservation around Mt. Kilimanjaro.
Categories: Africa News

Kenya: Keitany Best At Discovery

All-Africa News - February 3, 2015 - 07:04
[The Star]Runner endures hot sun to overhaul leader and claim Discovery half marathon title
Categories: Africa News

Eritrea: Five East African States to Take Part in Half Marathon Competition in Massawa

All-Africa News - February 3, 2015 - 06:34
[Shabait]Massawa -Five East African States will take part in the half marathon competition due to take place in Massawa port city on February 7 in connection with the Silver Jubilee commemoration of Operation Fenkil. The Eritrean National Athletics Federation indicated that athletes from Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Republic of Sudan and South Africa would participate in the competition.
Categories: Africa News

Kenya: National Cross Country in Boycott Threat

All-Africa News - February 3, 2015 - 06:05
[Capital FM]Nairobi -Retired and current athletes led by 2008 Beijing Olympics 800m champion Wilfred Bungei have on Monday called for a boycott of the February 14 National Cross Country championships cum World Cross Country Trials if the Government does not move in to remove long-serving Athletics Kenya (AK) chairman, Isaiah Kiplagat from office.
Categories: Africa News

Kenya: Sitonik and Chepngetich Prosper At Kericho Run

All-Africa News - February 3, 2015 - 05:37
[The Star]William Molel Sitonik from Bomet clinched the 2nd annual regional cross country championship at Kericho Teachers College on Saturday.
Categories: Africa News

Angola: Internationalization of Sayovo Cup Postponed

All-Africa News - February 2, 2015 - 14:12
[ANGOP]Luanda -The internationalization of Sayovo Athletics Cup, established by the Ministry of Youth and Sports in 2005, must be well-pondered because it requires other kind of infrastructure, organization and financial means, said on Friday in Luanda, the secretary general of the Angolan Paralympics Committee (CPA), António da Luz.
Categories: Africa News

Zimbabwe: Athletes Meet

All-Africa News - February 2, 2015 - 13:18
[The Herald]THE National Athletics Association of Zimbabwe will hold their first track and field event this morning at the National Sports Stadium.
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High profile additions made to Olympic Legacy Park in Sheffield

Inside the Games - February 2, 2015 - 11:28
By Michael Pavitt

The English Institute of Sport (EIS) Sheffield and iceSheffield have become the latest high profile venues to be incorporated into the Olympic Legacy Park (OLP) project.
Categories: Olympics News

Nigeria: 'Mobil School Athletics Not in AFN's Calendar'

All-Africa News - February 2, 2015 - 10:07
[Guardian]OFFICIALS of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) seem not bothered over the February 7 clash in date of two athletics events in the country, the Pastor D. K. Olukoya Youth and Junior Athletics Championships and the AKS/NNPC/MPN Schools Athletics Championships.
Categories: Africa News

Tanzania: Kilimanjaro Marathon Preparations Gather Pace

All-Africa News - February 2, 2015 - 08:29
[Daily News]Moshi -PREPARATIONS for the Kilimanjaro Marathon scheduled to take place in Moshi on 1st March, this year, has gathered pace and the Kilimanjaro region authorities have pledged their support to the event due to its importance for the region's sports economic improvement and that of the nation as a whole.
Categories: Africa News

Zambia: Athletes Should Embrace Determination

All-Africa News - February 2, 2015 - 08:03
[Times of Zambia]IN last week's edition of the column, motivation was highlighted as one of the most important aspects of success in sports as it defines and shapes the destiny of our athletes.
Categories: Africa News

Kenya: Disgraced Jeptoo Banned for Two Years

All-Africa News - February 2, 2015 - 07:33
[Capital FM]Nairobi -Athletics Kenya (AK) has banned disgraced female marathon star for two years for using banned blood boosting Erythropoietin (EPO) on Friday.
Categories: Africa News

Nigeria: Olukoya Athletics Champs Holds in Lagos

All-Africa News - February 2, 2015 - 03:38
[Independent (Lagos)]The 5th edition of the Dr. D. K. Olukoya Athletics Championships will hold at the Teslim Balogun Stadium on February 6th and 7th, 2015 in Lagos .
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