The fourth edition of the Asiwajuniwa Cycling Competition organized by Bright Future Cycling Club in collaboration with the Oyo State Sports Council and supported by Oyo State Cycling coaches came to the forefront over the weekend and ended on Sunday.
The two-day event which was held in Ibadan, capital of Oyo state featured cyclists from Kwara, Ogun, Osun, Lagos, Delta and Oyo state with Oyo sate dominating proceedings.
The grand finale had the presence of the Oyo State Commissioner for Youths and Sports, Honourable Oluwaseun Fakorede who was ably represented by the Director of Sports, Ministry of Youths and Sports, Oyo State, Mrs Adegoke Adebisi, General Manager of the Oyo State Sports Council, Mr Gboyega Makinde, Oyo State Cycling Association Chairman, Engineer Ndubuisu Okorie amongst other officials of the Oyo State Sports Council.
The event had various categories ranging from U-12 to professional level. Medals and cash prizes were presented to the winners.
Azeez Mutiu from Delta state won the male professional 50km race while Oyo state’s Durogbade Adejoke won the female professional 40km race.
Results of some of the events
Team Time Trial – 2km
First – Kwara state cycling team
Second – Bright Future cycling club (Oyo State)
Third – Osun state cycling team
U-10 Male Category
Arogundade Mujeeb (Bright Future) – First
Ogunrinde Oladele (Ogun) – 2nd
Akinola Destiny (Oyo) – 3rd
U-15 Female Intermediate
Ayinla Adam – First
Ogunrinde Olawunmi – Second
Arogundade Aisha – Third
Durogbade Adejoke (Oyo) – First
Tawa Yekeen (Oyo) – Second
Yemisi Alabi (Bright Future) – Third
U-15 Male Intermediate
Adams Ayinla (Kwara) – First
Basit Biyi (Bright Future) – Second
Mutiu Azeez (Delta) – Winner