Tunga Rollers skating club of Zuba emerged champions of this year’s edition of the Abuja Kid Skating championship which took place over the weekend. They showed their seriousness to take home the overall price when they stormed the championship with 25 kids.
Vision Skaters from Karshi with only three kids came second while skate Love club of Jabi with a massive number of fifteen came third.
Organizer of the event, Olajide Taye told 2muchsports.com that about 100 kids from across the Federal Capital Territory participated at the 2016 edition of the event. He maintained that the even shall be a yearly edition.
‘We are very happy with the response we got from the various skating clubs in Abuja. Like i told you about one hundred kids participated in the event, both from those that belong to clubs and those that does not belong to clubs, all participated. And we are happy with that. It shows that the game is gradually becoming popular in Abuja,’ he said.
He also expressed gratitude to coporate organizations like Pepsi, Indomie, Cadbury and 2muchsports.com who identified with the championship by given them some form of supports or the other.
“This year’s edition is the second edition and it is now going to be a yearly championship. We plan to make it bigger at the next edition, probably, participant would come from other states of the Federation,” he said.