Korea Ambassador Cup : Ifeoluwa, Olayinka win honours
Organisers of the just ended 9th Korea Ambassador Cup (KAC) has named Ifeoluwa Ajayi from Team Q-Madi has the Most Valuable male athlete while Olayinka Olawunmi of Team Oyo won the female Most Valuable athlete.
According to the release made at the end of the three day event, the Nigeria Taekwondo Federation (NTF), Technical Director, Mr. Chika Chukwumerije Shamsudeen Useni from Team Ogun bagged the Best Coach award while the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps NSCDC won the Overall Best Team.
Others on the award lists are Mrs. Winifred Eleni who won the Best Referee award while Ahmadu Bello University of Zaria won the award of highest number of participating athletes with 149; 104 male and 45 female.
Chukwumerije thanked the volunteers, the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development for supporting the event with facilities and other logistics.
Chukwumerije also eulogised the Chairman Technical and Development Committee, Alhaji Sani Lawal, President NTF, Mrs Margaret Binga as well as Korean Embassy in Nigeria for the consistency support it has given the competition.
The tournament started with a three-day international standard Referee Workshop with the certification of the trained and qualified referees who attended the training at the Package B of the National Stadium, Abuja.