Sport
Ngaimoko starts campaign on high
Publish Date: Apr 04, 2014
Ngaimoko starts campaign on high
Ngaimoko races in Benin. He is eyeing to qualify for Glasgow. Photo/Norman Katende
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Norman Katende
 

After a flopped 2013 season, Ali Ngaimoko will be fighting to make a comeback at the sprints, but this time battling with new faces in his battle to regain the sprint honours early in the season.

He will be among the faces set to compete in the second national track and field trial set for Namboole on Saturday.
 

The Police athlete has already sent a bold statement that he is on top form after beating the duo of Musa Isabirye and Hamidu Musa by clocking 34.6 seconds at the national over distance that were held at Kyambogo University grounds over three weeks back.

Ngaimoko, who has been training hard has already said that he is prepared for the trial.

“I will be taking part in both the 200m and 400m. I want to make it to Glasgow,” said the athlete, whose effort to hit the qualifying mark for the London Olympics fell by microseconds.
 

He is also expected to have more competition from Lazarus Inyar as the battle for the leading sprinter takes shape early.
 

Focus will be on the women 800m when World University cross country champion Winnie Nannyondo takes on silver medalist Dorcus Ajok in the middle distance (800m and 1500m) event as the season builds steam.
 

 

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Premier League: Wins for Express, Vipers as Lweza, Simba slip
Vipers beat Sadolin Paints at Bugembe to move within touching distance of the Azam Premier League leaders....
Kakaire ready to take on big guns in Mbarara rally
After landing a fully packaged season's partnership from Orxy Energies rally driver Peter Kakaire believes he can challenge the top drivers starting with the Mbarara rally on Saturday....
Elite athletes to access Sheraton gym free
The Uganda Olympic Committee has signed a partnership with Sheraton Hotel that will have Uganda''s elite athletes from various federations use the hotel''s gym as they prepare for competitions....
Clubs boycott Azam Premier league
Uganda’s top flight clubs will not honour Friday’s games, in effect extending their boycott of the Azam Premier league....
Super Lady, Consta out of Mbarara rally
With the registration of the Mbarara rally closed, Mbarara rally fans will miss their favourite female rally driver Super Lady Suzan Muwonge who did not register for the event....
Ayieko steps down as Rwenshama coach
Charles Ayieko has stepped down as Rwenshama coach.Ayieko cited conflicting instructions from club officials as the reason he quit the struggling club....
Do you think government is doing enough to contain the typhoid out break?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter