The NOC/Olympic Solidarity Technical Course in Rowing came to a colourful end yesterday.

The 3-day train the trainers course started on 7th -10th April 2016 and was aimed at developing Rowing sports in Nigeria. Experts from the British Rowing and UK Sports, conducted the course.

Twelve coaches were trained to identify more coaches as well as athletes. They were also charged with the responsibility of popularizing the sport in Nigeria

As part of their developmental program they are scheduled to visit and inspect Unilag Lagoon front Akoka,  Bics boats club, Lekki, Lagos and Jabi Lake, Abuja. They are also expected visit the British High commission and the Honourable Minster of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung.

The second session of the NOC/Olympic Solidarity Technical Course in Rowing takes place in October at Sailing Club, Navy Town, Ojo.

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