Female National wrestling coach , Purity Akuh in Abuja said his mission at the All Africa Games (AAG) in Congo is to win every available gold medals.
Purity Akuh disclosed this during the training session at the National stadium package B.
He said with the program put in place for the female athletes, they are fit and will defeat any opponent place in their various categories.
“The morale of the girls are high in camp and they are ready to maintain their various spots on the Africa continent at the All Africa Games” asserted Purity.
“As usual, Nigeria has been performing well at African championships, but this time around our target is to win every available gold in each of the categories” said Purity.
“So it is operation ‘win them all’ and we are settling for nothing less than gold medals in Congo”
“Most of the athletes like Aminat Adeniyi, Blessing Oborodudu, Blessing Onyebuchi and Odunayo Adekuoroye at their peak and i see nothing stopping them at Congo while others have proved not to be pushovers” stated Purity.
The head coach advised the wrestlers not to depend solely on their strengths as technicalities should be applied during bouts.
Purity thanked the Nigeria Wrestling Federation led by Dr Daniel Igali for putting up programs that helped discovered other better athletes stressing that the team will make Nigeria proud at the All Africa Games.
The 2015 All Africa Games is scheduled to take place in Brazzaville, Congo between September 4 and 19