Jan 29, 2009, 5:34 AM
Jeng on Saturday beat Alhagie Ousman Saine to claim 5 kilometre race of the
first-ever late Modou Janneh Memorial road run held in Gunjur, Kombo South of
the West Coast Region.
The first-ever road run was organised by Gunjur Athletics Academy in collaboration with Brikama Athletics Academy in the memory of the late Modou Janneh, for his tireless contribution towards the development of sport in Gunjur, especially football and athletics.
The road run attracted athletes from Gunjur and Brikama for the day-long event.
Lamin Jeng was followed by Alhagie Ousman Saine and Ousman Camara finished third.
Abdoul Aziz Camara won the male 2 kilometre race and Sambou finished second spot.
Isatou Jarra defeated Binta Jarjue to clinch the female 2-kilometre race title.
Binta Jarjue snatched second spot after losing to Isatou Jarra, whilst Sally Tunkara finished third.