athletes have won eight medals at the third edition of the African under 18 and
20 athletics championship in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.
Among the many won medals, the most and biggest success was in the 400meters race event where they won a gold, 4 silver and 3 bronze medals.
An official of The Gambia Athletic Association said if the Athletics Association gets the resources and support compared to other sporting disciplines especially football, they will make the country proud.
The Gambia athletics team arrived on Tuesday after successfully representing the country in the competition.