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The Honourable Commissioner for Youth and Sports Hon. WASILAT ADEFEMI ADEGOKE paid a visits to ROWING AND KAYAK / CANOEING SPORTS training at Eleyele Dam, Ibadan today 23rd November, 2023

The Honourable Commissioner for Youth and Sports Hon. WASILAT ADEFEMI ADEGOKE paid a visits to ROWING AND KAYAK / CANOEING SPORTS training at Eleyele Dam, Ibadan today 23rd November, 2023

At the Riverside at Eleyele Dam. Coach Sijuola Sunday Rowing and Kayak coach expressed his appreciations to Hon. Commissioner and her entourage being the first of its kind. He presented the athletes both able abd Special who have making the state proud both in national and international championship. He thanked His Excellency  Engr' Seyi Makinde for the love he has for the Youth and Sports in the State. He stated their achievements in the Sports both National and International where 2 athletes from Oyo State have represented Nigeria ( Toyin Alayode  and Olasupo Temitope)
He express his sadness on poor State of the Sport Equipment which started from 150,000 upwards. He stressed further that all the one they have are improvised and the used one given to them at Lagos when they went to competition and won. He thereby solicited for the purchasing some  equipment if not all  to aid their performances. He appeared for the construction of a small building where they will rest, changed their cloth after training and a place of abode whenever it's raining.

The Hon. Commissioner Hon Wasilat Adegoke expressed her happiness for what she saw today because she heard that there is nothing like Rowing and Kayak in the State. And this prompted her coming when the management of the Sports Council said the sport is existing with laudable achievement .
She appreciated both tye Management coaches abd athletes for the achievements so far abd promised to inform His Excellency about their requests.
She implored the athletes not to rest in their oasis in making the State proud in all their outings.
Rowing and Kayak is a stronghold Sport in Oyo State where the State is having their medals. 30 Gold , 30 Silver and 30 Bronze can be won from the Sport.
Some portion  at the Riverside needs to be demarcated for the Sports. In the last National Sports Festival the State won 3 Gold, 3 Silver and 6 Bronze medal.

Her entourage From Oyo State Sports Council are as follows:
1. Mr. Tunde Ajibike - Ag. General Manager
2. Mr  Kehinde A. Ojelowo - Director Organization
3. Mr. M. A. Sijuola - Director Sports Facilities
4. Mr. Tunde Popoola - Director Sports and Training
5. Mr  Alabi Adesina - Director Admin and Supply 
6. Mrs. Adeola Oladipo - Director Finance and Account
7. Mrs. Olaitan Alabi - Secretary, Rowing and Kayak/Canoeing


Her entourage From Ministry of Youth abd Sports are:
1. Mrs Bukoka Oladipo - Permanent Secretary
2. Mrs. O. J. Adegoke - Director Sports Admin
3. Mr. Raheem Fatai - Ditector Sports Facilities
4. Dr. Sunday Adegbiji - Officer in Cgarge of Government Gymnasium


4TH NATIONAL YOUTH GAMES 7 -.   17 SEPT 2017 IN ILORIN 
5 ATHLETES. 
1. YERI GODPOWER  - 1 GOLD . 
2.SIJUOLA  OLUWATOYOSI -  1 GOLD  
3. AARON KEHINDE -  1GOLD 
 4.SIJUOLA OLUWATOBI -  1BRONZE.     

 1ST APPEARANCE FOR 19TH NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL ABUJA 2018

 1.OLASUPO TEMITOPE -  1 BRONZE 
2. ALAYODE TOYIN -  1 BRONZE 
3.  SIJUOLA OLUWATOYOSI - 1 BRONZE 
4. ADEYEMI FUNMILAYO -  1 BRONZE.   

1. ALAYODE TOYIN   ONE OF OLYMPIC QUILIFICATION  IN TUNISIA. and 
2. OLASUPO TEMITOPE IS ANOTHER QUILIFICATION IN GERMANY

 22ND NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL ASABA, DELTA STATE 
We won *3 GOLD  3 SILVER  6 BRONZE MEDAL*






The Honourable Commissioner for Youth and Sports Hon. WASILAT ADEFEMI ADEGOKE paid a visits to ROWING AND KAYAK / CANOEING SPORTS training at Eleyele Dam, Ibadan today 23rd November, 2023 The Honourable Commissioner for Youth and Sports Hon. WASILAT ADEFEMI ADEGOKE paid a visits to ROWING AND KAYAK / CANOEING SPORTS training at Eleyele Dam, Ibadan today 23rd November, 2023 Reviewed by Confirmed sports on November 24, 2023 Rating: 5

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