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Cycling: Nigeria taking steps to attain international standards, says CAC president

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The Cycling Federation of Nigeria seeks toughen to stage a a hit continental competitors in 2022.

The President of the Song Commission of the Confederation of African Cycling (CAC), William Newman, on Tuesday in Abuja said the team modified into once taking steps to “be particular the game attains international standards in Nigeria.”

The Recordsdata Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reviews that Mr Newman made this diagnosed on the Abuja velodrome.

He pledged that sufficient toughen would possibly per chance be given to the Cycling Federation of Nigeria (CFN) to stage a a hit continental competitors in 2022.

According to him, the CFN has many activities lined up for subsequent 365 days, to enhance the constructing of the game within the country and on the continent.

“We are starting with the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Nations Cup subsequent 365 days. They (CFN) are furthermore web hosting the African Continental Song Cycling Championship around June subsequent 365 days on the Abuja velodrome.

He said the CFN modified into once working laborious to participate within the next Olympics in Paris.

“For them to be qualified to be on the Olympic games, they need to way hundreds of work. They’ve participated and qualified for the World Championships this 365 days.

“They (CFN) are already planning on straightforward methods to enhance their standards … they furthermore wish to be amongst the center contenders.

“It’s a long trip. Nothing occurs overnight, but Nigeria has taken the steps to meet international standards.

“I’m here to again as fundamental as imaginable, to manual them on straightforward methods to create this honest,“ Mr Newman said.

He urged the Nigerian authorities to proceed to toughen the cycling federation to excel.

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“They (cyclists) must level-headed proceed the valid work and toughen will reach by the utilization of resources. Now we accept as true with a full bunch seemingly within the female category and the males are coming up,“ he said.

Also talking, CFN President, Giandomenico Massari, has promised to way all in his vitality to be particular Nigeria phases a befitting championship.

He said that the CAC president modified into once in Nigeria to discuss the modalities for the proposed continental championship.


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