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Sierra Leone Sports: SLSDWA may compete in Dubai Swimming Championship

Thursday, December 18th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: SLSDWA may compete in Dubai Swimming Championship

Sierra Leone Swimming, Diving and Water polo Association (SLSDWA) have received an invitation to participate in the Dubai international Swimming Championship slated from the 4th -11th April 2015. In an interview with the Scribe of the association Mohamed Turay, confirmed that they have received the invitation from the UAE Swimming Federation to compete in their[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “Elizabeth French is the best NCA Scribe”- Winston Crowther

Thursday, December 18th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: “Elizabeth French is the best NCA Scribe”- Winston Crowther

The President of the National Cycling Association Winston Crowther has said that Elizabeth French is the best scribe the association has had under his leadership. He made this pronouncement during the family reconciliation meeting recently. “This is a fact not because of election but I need to say this so that other scribes will follow[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLNCA prexy throw light on Ebola impact

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: SLNCA prexy throw light on Ebola impact

The President of Sierra Leone National Cycling association Winston Crowther has thrown light on the impact of Ebola on cycling. Crowther noted that they have missed some of the preparation programs ahead of the Rio 2016 Games. He noted that they missed out of the tour de Faso in September and at the moment junior[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling Family ends reconciliation meeting

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling Family ends reconciliation meeting

Sierra Leone National Cycling Association (SLNCA) over the weekend ended a family reconciliation meeting at Crab Hole in Lumley. The meeting was frank where several issues were discussed that will push the association forward. Every member who attended the meeting made vital points for the progress of the association. According to the President, Winston Crowther,[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLVA invites 12 players for training

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: SLVA invites 12 players for training

As the 2016 Brazil Olympic Games qualification gets underway this month, Sierra Leone Volleyball association has invited 12 players of beach Volleyball team, which includes six male and six female to undergo training sessions at the Siaka Steven Stadium in Freetown. The 12 players invited are  Patrick Lombie, Abubakar Ibrahim Kamara, Ishmail Bangura, Bangali Sannoh,[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Chef de Mission explains the significant of Team Size Calculator

Monday, December 15th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports:  Chef de Mission explains the significant of Team Size Calculator

In an exclusive interview with this medium, the Chef De Mission of the National Olympic Committee Sierra Leone (NOC-SL) Unisa Deen Kargbo has explained the significance of the Team Size Calculator. He disclosed that Team Size Calculator is the process used by International Olympic Committee (IOC) to calculate the amount of athletes and officials to[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “We received the message with gratitude’s”…SLAA President

Monday, December 15th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: “We received the message with gratitude’s”…SLAA President

President of Sierra Leone Athletics Association (SLAA), Abdul Karim Sesay has reacted to the State of Open address in which President Koroma recognized sport athletics as one of the top three sporting disciplines in the country. Speaking to this medium, Abdul Karim Sesay said the reason which leads to the recognition of their association was[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “Salone may not participate in African Games”-Chef De Mission

Friday, December 12th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: “Salone may not participate in  African Games”-Chef De Mission

The Chef de Mission of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) Unisa Deen kargbo in a television programme recently said it will be very hard for Sierra Leone to participate in next year’s All African games because of the huge debt they owe. The Chef de Mission went further to reveal that preparations are now on[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “Our sacrifices lead to the recognition” -Crowther

Friday, December 12th, 2014

During the last State Open OF The Third Session of the Fourth Parliament, President Koroma mentioned Cycling as one of the top 3 sports, which has been doing extremely well both local and international competitions. According to the President of Sierra Leone National Cycling Association (SLNCA) Winston Crowther, it was welcome news for the entire[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”We want to compete in US Championship”-Oness Johnson

Friday, December 12th, 2014

The President of Sierra Leone Taekwondo Association, Oness Johnson in an exclusive interview with Awoko Sports said they are looking forward to compete in opening of the United States of America Taekwondo Championship in Orlando, Florida on 20-25 January 2015. He stated that they were invited by their counterparts, the USA Taekwondo Federation. From the[…]