Media Advisory: LAF Holds 2019 Club Athletics Championship June 29

Athletics on track

The Liberia Athletics Federation (LAF) will stage its 2019 Club Athletics Championship on Saturday, June 29, 2019 beginning 8:00am; at the Samuel K. Doe Sports Complex, in Paynesville.

At least 10 clubs of the LAF are expected to participate in the 2019 Club Athletics Championship, with each club presenting a contingent of least 25 athletes and at most four officials.

There will be 10 events, namely: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 4×1 relay, 4×4 relay, long jump, high jump and shot put.

Mr. Mulbah Z. Zaza, President of the LAF, said the top three clubs will be awarded ‘Cash Prizes’ whereas the Technical Department will scout cream of athletes to represent the countries in international events.

The LAF boss added: “The will to win is not nearly as important as the will to prepare to win.”

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