Nigeria sends a strong team to 2017 IAAF World Championships in London

Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor and Oluwatobiloba Amusan will spearhead the Nigerian track and field team, comprising of 18 athletes, to the IAAF World Championships London 2017 from August 4 to 13.

Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor, Oluwatobiloba Amusan and Tosin Oke will spearhead the Nigerian track and field team, comprising of 18 athletes, to the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London from August 4 to 13.

Team Nigeria List

Women:

  1. Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor – 100m, Long Jump, 4x100m
  2. Oluwatobiloba Amusan – 100m Hurdles
  3. Ese Brume – Long Jump
  4. Jennifer Madu – 100m, 4x100m
  5. Glory Onome Nathaniel – 400m hurdles, 4x400m
  6. Patience Okon-George – 400m, 4x400m
  7. Yinka Ajayi – 400m, 4x400m
  8. Margaret Bamgbose – 400m, 4x400m
  9. Emerald Egwin – 4x400m
  10. Abike Funmilola Egbeniyi  – 4x400m
  11. Lindsay Lindley – 100m hurdles, 4x100m
  12. Maria Thompson Omokwe – 4x100m
  13. Isoken Wisdom – 4x100m
  14. Aniekeme Alphonsus Etim – 4x100m

Men:

  1. Samson Oghenewegba Nathaniel – 400m
  2. Edose Ibadin – 800m
  3. Chukwuebuka Enekwachi – Shot Put
  4. Tosin Oke – Triple Jump