NEWS UPDATE: Akwa Youth Sports Festival: Venues for Various Sports
………..With the draws for the team sports concluded, all is now set for the epic sports fiestas beginning March 6-10, 2018 in various venues within Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital.
Over 12,000 athletes will be participating in 25 sports within eight venues around Uyo.
The Godswill Akpabio International Stadium will host Athletics, Chess, Karate, Kung-fu, Scrabble, Para-Athletics, Para-Table Tennis, Table Tennis, Taekwondo and Wrestling.
Boxing, Judo, Trado(Mbok), Para-Powerlifting and weightlifting will hold at the Uyo Township Stadium.
The magnificent West Itam Sports Centre will host Volleyball, Handball and Basketball.
Squash Rackets and Tennis will be played at Uyo Club, while Badminton will be played at the University of Uyo Community Centre.
Meanwhile, Baseball/Softball, Cricket and Cycling participants will be competing at Aka Community Secondary School, Four Towns Secondary School, Abak Road and Udo Udoma respectively.
However, Football will be played simultaneously at Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo Township Stadium, West Itam Sports Centre and other centre.