MINGILISHI AND SAMUKONGA OFF FOR WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIP IN OREGON.

African Champion in 400m men,Muzala Samukonga and 400m Women Silver medalist Niddy Mingilishi last evening left for World Athletics Championship to be held in Oregon in the United States of America. Muzala and Niddy will compete with the world best 400m athletes. The team left through KK International Airport aboard Qatar Airlines and are expected to arrive today. The championship will commence on July 15 -24, 2022 and will be televised on Supper Sport. The trip is fully sponsored and supported by the Ministry of Sport through the National Sports Council of Zambia. Go Zambia Go

ICR 2022 – “Building A Stronger & Healthier Zambia”.

Zambia Athletics (ZA) in partnership with Good Time Steel Company(GTS) & Madison Financial Services, has planned to hold the 22nd Inter-Company Relay (ICR), on May 28, 2022 at the Heroes Stadium in Lusaka, two years after the Covid-19 pandemic and its accompanying restrictions. The ICR promotes an Integrated Approach to Health Response and Wellness and is used as the Fundraising Activity to support the activities of the Zambia Athletics (ZA) formerly known Zambia Amateur Athletic Association (ZAAA). The GTS 22nd ICR isaimed at igniting good health and exhibiting Zambia’s resilience to any adversity while raising funds to qualify and send athletes to the World Athletics Championships in Oregon- U.S.A, the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Championships in Mauritius and the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham- U.K apart from supporting the High Performance Centre and the Talent Identification Program (TIP) throughout the Country. This event is anchored on four (4) Pillars, namely: Covid -19 Vaccinations, Screening &

Choma Half Marathon 2022

Be a part of Choma’s first ever Mayor’s Half marathon to be held on the 26th of February, 2022 in Choma district. The event which is aimed at promoting wellness is being organized by the Choma District Commissioner’s office and Zambia Athletic (ZA). This event will include the 10k and 5k supporting races with the main race being the 21km Half Marathon Race. The marathon will be used as an assessment and selection for the athletes for that will represent Zambia at the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships to be held on the 27th of March, 2022 in Yanghou, China. We are looking for partners, local businesses and organizations to help us make this occasion special and colorful for our community. During the event,