Gold Coast 2018

AFN release list of athletes & coaches to represent Nigeria at Commonwealth Games

Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has released the list of the 37 athletes and 4 coaches that will represent Team Nigeria in the athletics event of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in Australia scheduled for April.

According to reports gathered, the athletes that made the cut were exclusively selected from the Commonwealth Games Trials held in Abuja last week.

Jollof Sports reported in December that 40 home-based athletes were called to camp for the trials last year. The athletes underwent screening and a total 27 were handpicked to link up with 10 foreign based stars ahead the competition.

Here is the list of the athletes and coaches:

The 2018 Commonwealth Games is officially the XXI Commonwealth Games. It is also commonly known as Gold Coast 2018.

The Games is scheduled to hold tip off on Wednesday, April 4 and end on
Sunday, April 15.

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