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AFN makes list of 35 athletes for the Olympic Games

Nigeria's The Nigerian Athletics Federation has introduced the observe and discipline group for the 2024 Olympic Video games in Paris. The group options a formidable collection of 35 athletes who will compete in numerous disciplines.

Among the many male sprinters are Favour Ashe, Godson Brume and Kayinsola Ajayi, who will set the observe alight within the 100-meter occasion. Udodi Onwuzurike will deliver his velocity to the 200-meter race, whereas Chidi Okezie and Samuel Ogazi will problem within the demanding 400-meter self-discipline.

Edose Ibadin will increase Nigeria's hopes within the 800m and Ezekiel Nathaniel will present his qualities within the 400m hurdles.

Within the discipline occasions, Prosper Chinecherem and Chukwuebuka Enekwechi are aiming for victory within the javelin throw and shot put respectively.

Within the ladies's occasion, sprinters Favour Ofili, Rosemary Chukwuma and Tima Godbless will signify Nigeria within the 100m and 200m, whereas Ella Onojuvwevwo and Esther Elo Joseph will compete within the difficult 400m.

Tobi Amusan will deliver her experience to the 100m hurdles, whereas Ese Brume, Ruth Usoro and Prestina Ochonogor will likely be in motion within the lengthy leap. Excessive leap specialist Temitope Adesina and hammer thrower Sade Olatoye add depth to the Nigerian discipline occasion line-up.

The relay groups, each women and men, are able to ship thrilling performances and showcase Nigeria's velocity and teamwork on the observe.

Nigeria has had a steady participation within the Olympic Video games since its inception in Helsinki in 1952. The sector of 82 athletes from numerous sports activities underlines the nation's dedication to excellence on the worldwide sporting stage.

Because the Paris 2024 Olympic Video games method, expectations are excessive for the Nigerian observe and discipline athletes who will shine, impressed by a legacy of feat and nationwide satisfaction.


Males's 100m: Favour Ashe, Godson Brume, Kayinsola Ajayi
Males's 200m: Udodi Onwuzurike
Males's 400m: Chidi Okezie, Samuel Ogazi
Males's 800m Edose Ibadin
Males 400mH: Ezekiel Nathaniel
Males's Javelin Throwing: Prosper Chinecherem
Males's Shot Put: Chukwuebuka Enekwechi
4x100m males: Alaba Akintola, Favour Ashe, Godson Brume, Kayinsola Ajayi, Udodi Onwuzurike, Usheoritse Itesekiri
4x400m males: Chidi Okezie, Dubem Amene, Dubem Nwachukwu, Ifeanyi Ojeli, Samuel Ogazi
Ladies's 100m: Favour Ofili, Rosemary Chukwuma, Tima Godbless
Ladies's 200m: Gunst Ofili
Ladies 400m: Ella Onojuvwevwo, Esther Elo Joseph
Ladies 100mH: Tobi Amusan
Ladies's lengthy leap: Ese Brume, Ruth Usoro, Prestina Ochonogor
Ladies's Excessive Bounce: Temitope Adesina
Ladies's hammer: Sade Olatoye
Ladies's Discus Throw: Ashley Anumba, Chioma Onyekwere, Obiageri Amaechi
Ladies's 4x100m: Favour Ofili, Justina Eyakpobeyan, Olayinka Olajide, Rosemary Chukwuma, Tima Godbless
Blended 4x400m: Ella Onojuvwevwo, Esther Elo Joseph, Israel Okon Sunday, Endurance Okon-George, Omolara Ogunmakinju, Sikiru Adeyemi

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