Outline of the 7th CNS National Swimming Championship, 2016

Below are the outline of this year competition as release during the press conference held on the 16th of September, 2016 at Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos as  of the 7th CNS National Swimming Championship, 2016 * Championship dates: Thursday 22nd -  Sunday 25th September 2016 * Venue: Teslim Balogun Stadium Swimming ... More

Uyo to host maiden National Open Water Swimming tourney

The maiden edition of President Muhammadu Buhari National Youth Open Water Swimming competition is to be staged between June 23 and 28 in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital. The youth tournament will be attended by swimmers from the 36 states of the federation and the FCT. It is expected that talented swimmers in the ... More

Rio Updates: Nigerian Swimmers Know Foes

Nigeria's female swimmer Rechael Tonjor will compete against Turkmenistan's Darya Semyonova and Daniah Hagual from Libya in heat 1 of the 100m breaststrokes swimming event at the ongoing Rio 2016 Olympic on Sunday. Tonjour, 24, drawn in lane one, will have a target on her head at the Games after emerging as the ... More

CANA TOURNEY: Nigerian swimmers show class in Senegal

Senegal, the host county placed first followed by Nigeria,  Cote d'Ivoire and Mali in that order. At the end of the three-day championship, Team Nigeria won 10 gold, 12 Silva and 13 bronze medals for a total of 35. Every member of the swimming Team Nigeria won at least a medal personally, which saw them on every ... More