Feb 28, 2013, 9:51 AM
The champions of the 2012 Brufut marathon male and female competitions, Lamin Sanneh and Mariama T. Jallow, left
The duo, both of them police officers and national long distance athletes, are accompanied by coach Modou Lamin O. Keta, OPPA. They were registered in both
This is the second time Brufut Marathon is sending athletes to the
Speaking at the farewell ceremony at the
“I thank our partners Brussels Airlines, the British High Commission, the Gambia Police Force, The Friends of the Gambia Association and the families of the athletes, who share our goal to develop sport,’’ Jabbie said.
Coach Lamin O. Keita thanked the BMA and the IGP for facilitating this historic trip.
Both athletes, Mariama and Lamin, said they were delighted to have this chance to be exposed on a bigger stage.