Tijan Jaiteh is back in blue
Feb 12, 2013, 11:33 AM
Brufut Marathon female champion Hoja Secka flew back Wednesday fresh from the
The Armed Forces athlete and coach Warrant Officer One, Modou Lamin Jatta, was in the
The duo was met at the airport by members of the Brufut Marathon and Brussels Airlines officials.
Meanwhile Hoja could find her title defence come under intense competition from another long distance sensation, Mariama T. Jallow, who just returned from
The two, alongside other budding athletes, are heading to Brufut Saturday to compete in the much sought after 21 Km cash and air ticket.
A large field is expected too in the men’s category, which is also being prepared to offer similar prizes.
The organizing committee chairman Ba. S. Jabbie, welcomes all athletes and the public to the 18th edition of the Brufut marathon, saying: “We are, as ever, committed to providing a good terrain for aspiring professional and amateur runners to experience a unique opportunity to fulfill their dreams.”