Weight lifting championship set for April 22nd

Monday, April 09, 2018

The Gambia Weight lifting, Power lifting and Body building Federation is set to stage their national championship on Sunday 22nd April at Alliance Franco.

Secretary General of the Federation Burama Camara said the championship would bring together 70 athletes from different zones across the country. He said it would be used to select national athletes who will represent The Gambia in international competitions.

Mr. Camara called on sponsors particularly the Ministry of Youth and Sports to support the event, saying sports cannot develop without funding.

Technical Director of the Federation Kemo Sanneh said the championship will commence at 3pm, adding that tickets will be sold at the gate at D100.