Inzikuru to inspire youth in Corner Kilak, northern Uganda

Uganda’s former world 3000m steeplechase champion Dorcas Inzikuru concludes 2010 on a compassionate note at the Pader Charity 10km Run in Corner Kilak, in Gulu district northern Uganda today Friday. A Goodwill Ambassador with ABC Children Aid, the event is aimed at inspiring hope among orphans in a part the country afflicted by decades of [...]

Africa champion Nambawa sets Uganda record

Uganda’s Sarah Nambawa (centre) won the women’s triple jump at the 2010 Africa Athletics Championships in Nairobi Kenya in a Uganda national record. Nigerians Nkiriku Domika (left) and Otonye Iworima (right) claimed the silver and bronze medal’s respectively. Africa women triple jump champion Sarah Nambawa got her indoor competition schedule to a promising start with [...]

Rudisha, Lagat scoop 2010 Kenya Sports Personality Awards

From left World 800m record holder David Lekuta Rudisha (1792) and Nancy Jebet Lagat (1753) were crowned Kenya’s 2010 Safaricom Male and Female Sports Personality of the Year in Nairobi Kenya World 800m record holder David Lekuta Rudisha and Nancy Jebet Lagat were crowned the 2010 Safaricom Kenya Male and Female Sports Personality of the [...]

Southern Africa to honour Montsho in Swaziland

Botswana’s Amantle Montsho will be honoured at Africa Zone Six Supreme Council of Sports in Africa Games in Somhlohlo Stadium in Swaziland this weekend. The Zone Six Supreme Council of Sports in Africa will confer a special honour on Botswana’s 400m sprinter Amantle Montsho in Somhlohlo Stadium this weekend. Montsho was a gold medallist in [...]

Menjo sparkles in the rain-Melbourne

Kenyan distance runner Joseph Menjo won the Zatopek Memorial 10,000m in Melbourne Australia on Thursday (09 December). Running through driving rain Menjo prevailed in 27:39.80. He was well ahead of Australia runners up Ben St Lawrence (28:05.25) and American Bobby Curtis (28:08.78). Menjo is the fastest athlete in the event this year, having covered the [...]