National Youth Games: 80 Athletes from Osun State to Jostle for Medals, Depart Osogbo on Thursday

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By Our Correspondent

Nothing less than 80 athletes from Osun will leave Osogbo for Asaba, Delta state to compete with their counterparts from the other states of the federation in the National Youth Games slated for September 20th – 30th 2023.

This is contained in a release issued by the Chief PRO of the Sports Council, Mrs Funmilayo Moradeyo.

This state representatives will vie for honours in 21 games, namely: Athletics, Basketball, Boxing, Chess, Football Cycling, Gymnastics, Hockey, Judo, Karate and Traditional sport (Ayo).

Others are Para-Athletics, Para-Table Tennis, Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Weightlifting and Wrestling.

The athletes and their coaches have vowed to leave no stone unturned while promising to sweep medals for the state.

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