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Nigeria: History is Made as Nigeria’s Women Bobsled Team Qualifies for 2018 Winter Olympics

Picture: Seun Adigun/Fb

Nigeria’s first bobsled Workforce photographed Through Obi Furnish. From Left, Akuoma Omeoga, Seun Adigun (Centre), Ngozi Onwumere (Proper)

For the very first time ever, Nigeria and certainly the African continent can be taking part in the Wintry Weather Olympics courtesy of three determined Nigerian girls, who make up the nation’s Bobsled Workforce.

The Nigeria Ladies’s Bobsled Team qualified for the 2018 Iciness Olympic Video Games so that they can take place at PyeongChang. Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere, and Akuoma Omeoga, who make up the Group wrote their names in the sands of time By Way Of becoming the primary African Workforce to qualify for the bobsled class, after completing the required five races.

Their first qualifying race was once in the North America Cup in Park Metropolis, Utah the place Seun and her brakeman Akuoma accomplished two races in January. They went on to Whistler, Canada for their second monitor the place Adigun and brakeman, Onwumere have been the only Staff to complete the first race.

Their onerous work paid off in Calgary once they accomplished their fourth and fifth races for a spot on the 23rd Iciness Olympic Video Games in Pyeongchang South Korea.

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