Sierra Leone Taekwondo Federation has been invited by Chika Chukwumerje Sports Foundation (CCSF) of Nigeria to participate in the 3rd Annual CCSF International Taekwondo Open.
According to Taekwondo President Oness Johnson, it has been slated to holdfrom October 11th-12th at the Ladi Kwadi Hall, Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Abuja, Nigeria.
Taekwondo President stated that the round trip airfare, ground transportation to training and competition room and board is their responsibility that is why they are doing everything possible to make sure they have the necessary funding.
They are now appealing to companies and individuals to come on board to assist them in achieving their dream for their first international exposure of such kind.
Oness Johnson also stated that the organizers will provide world class technical championship for participants in Nigeria and it will act as a warm up or training event for the National Sports Festival in Nigeria.
At the competition venue, there will be equipment for sale at reasonable prices, they said.
The competition will involve male and female (senior and junior). The Taekwondo President in Sierra Leone Oness Johnson, said they are going all out to make use of these opportunities to expose their athletes.
By Bernard Turay
Wednesday August 13, 2014