Sunday, 11 December 2016

VIDEO: Nigerian BOBSLED Team US Based Trio Dance and Seek For Fund To Compete In The 2018 Winter Olympic Games.

Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga dance at their photoshoot in preparation of the 2018 Winter Olympic

This Three US Based Nigerian Women Are Set To Become Nigeria's BOBSLED Team As They Look For Spot At Winter Olympic Games For The First Time.

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Nigeria have never been represented at the winter Olympics games before and they are hoping to enter a bobsled team at the winter Olympic Games for the first time in 2018 in a move that echoes the film cooling Runnings. 

Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga, who are based in the United States of America, are looking to compete for Nigeria in the bobs ledding event at the Games in South Korea.
But they might be hindered by a lack of funding. The trio need to raise funds for training, acquiring the high-tech gear required for the event and transportation.

They Nigerian trio have set up a GoFundMe page looking to raise One Hundred and Fifty Thousand US Dollars ($150,000) to pay for their expenses ahead of the Games.

Seun Adigun is hopeful that Nigeria can find their way to South Korea, capture a gold medal and then popularise bobs ledding acros Africa.
She said "Together, we can demonstrate that nothing is impossible with a little faith, support, and willingness to persevere".

In a video celebrating their potential presence at the event in 2018, all three women danced to American singer Drake's song 'All Me', singing along as they did.

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They wore official Nigeria training gear while behind the scenes at their first photoshoot as a team.

Nigeria would join a select list of African nations if they competed at a winter Olympic games.
Only eight countries from Africa have been represented at the event. - including Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Zambia, Ethopia, Senegal and Togo.



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