Federal University Otuoke Intensifies Training Ahead of 2015 NUGA



The Sports and Recreation Unit of the Federal University, Otuoke has intensified efforts to ensure the institution qualifies for the 2015 Nigerian University Games Association (NUGA) preliminaries coming up soon.
A build up trail competition was organised by the unit for student athletes in order to select the best representatives for the NUGA zonal preliminaries.
Speaking before commencement of the trials, Head Sports and Recreation Unit, Mrs. Helen Wokoro thanked the students for attending the trail, and encouraged them to put in their best so that they will be selected to represent the University and win trophies at the NUGA competition later this year.


Mrs Wokoro said the best 3 athletes will be selected from the respective categories, she also advised that discipline must be displayed on and off the field.
The two day activity featured track and field events. The 100 metres males had Ahere Collins recording the highest score under 10.07sec and 100 metres female had Imogu Emonena with the highest score at 11. 82 sec.

More selection and training continues until the best athletes are chosen to represent the university at the NUGA zonal preliminaries.
The 25th edition of the NUGA games will be hosted by the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi (FUAM), Benue State come November, 2015.


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