The Lanreleke Sports Academy in Ileogbo, Osun State is set to host the zonal qualification of the National Sports Festival billed to hold in Delta State.
The co-educational, fully residential and specialist Senior Secondary School, which boost of a world-class sports facility was founded in 2021.
Managing Director of Peculiar Ultimate Concerns Ltd. Engr Olanrewaju Adeleke informed of the development through a phone chat.
“We are delighted to inform you that our facility will host zonal qualification for the 21st edition of the National Sports Festival.
“Our world-class facility was given the go-ahead after it won the bid to host the event.
“The Lanreleke Sports Academy will host all ball games of the southwest zonal qualification of the National Sports Festival.
“We will be co-hosting the five-day event with Bowen University, as over 800 athletes from Lagos, Ogun, Oyo, Osun, Ondo and Ekiti State will be participating in the team sports elimination stage, starting from October 3-7th, 2022 in Ileogbo, Osun State.
“Seven sports, all ball game games of; football, basketball, handball, volleyball, hockey, base/softball and beach volleyball are games the facility will host.
“This is a big boost for our brand and a reward for the investment made to making the sports academy what it is today.
The opening ceremony of the zonal elimination is scheduled for 3pm on Tuesday October 4, 2022.
The 21st edition of the National Sports Festival (NSF) which was earlier scheduled to take place between 2-15 November, will now hold from 28 November till 10 December.