The Second Semester is here and the much anticipated Uniben marathon Race, organized by the University of Benin Sports Department is here again for another exciting race competition.
The Cross Country/Marathon Race, organized for old and new Students of the University kicks-off this weekend, Saturday 9th June 2018 at the main Bowl, Sports complex, Ugbowo Campus by 8 o’clock in the morning. The Kick-off will be taken by the vice-Chancellor, Prof. F.F.O. Orumwense.
From the kick-off, the race goes on till 9:30am when participants are expected to arrive, with presentation of prizes to winners at 10:am.
This year’s marathon marks the 6th edition of the sporting event.
In a memo signed by the University’s Director of Sports, Mrs. F. I Egbase, the event is organized for both old and new students of the University as a welcome back to the University’s Sports activities for the 2017/2018 Academic Session and also, to test Students’ Endurance ability for serious sports training programs.
For more information and details on how to participate, you may call the sports’ P.R.O on 07061081135
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