4 Malawian athletes who went to participate within the “All Comers Match” in Lusaka, Zambia final Saturday, have made Malawi proud by doing nicely within the competitors.
The 4 who’re Stain Lifa, Present Kawale, Mercy Malembo and Asimenye Simwaka, have been in camp for a month earlier than leaving for Zambia and are anticipated to be uncovered to additional competitions earlier than going for the Olympic Video games in Tokyo, Japan.
The Malawi Olympic Committee (MOC) ferried the athletes to Zambia the place they competed in 100 metres, 200 metres, 400 metres, 800 metres, 1500 metres, 5000 metres and 10000 metres races. Different nations like Zimbabwe and DR Congo have been additionally in attendance.
Basic Secretary for the Athletics Affiliation of Malawi (AAM), Frank Chitembeya, feels if nicely supported, the athletes may do nicely on the Olympic Video games in Japan.
“We have to encourage them. They’ve proven that they will do nicely. We thank the Malawi Olympic Committee for making ready the athletes nicely. They need to proceed supporting these athletes. Firms ought to are available in to assist the Malawi Olympic Committee in order that we produce higher athletes as a nation,” Chitembeya stated.
Chatting with Nyasa Occasions, Asimenye Simwaka, who additionally performs for the Malawi Girls’s Soccer Group as a striker, stated the Zambia expertise was fairly thrilling and inspiring.
“We really feel very a lot inspired. What we want is simply to be centered and if we’re nicely supported we will characterize the nation nicely anyplace,” stated Simwaka.