Thursday, 22 February 2018

2018 Winter Olympics: How Nigeria's women's Bobsled team missed out on medals.

How Nigerian Bobsled team missed out on medals
at 2018 Winter Olympics (Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Nigeria's women's Bobsled team ended their 2018 Winter Olympics without a medal.

The Nigerian Bobsled women on Wednesday, February 21 raced an average time of 78.58s second in Women’s Heat 3 and 4 to miss out on the medals at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

With Akuoma Omeoga missing after falling ill overnight, Ngozi Onwumere was the brakeman for Team Nigeria while as usual, Seun Adigun was the driver.

Heat 3

Nigeria finished 20th in the 20-woman race of Heat 3 in a time of 52.31s. They were 1.87s behind the winner.

They fell straight to 19th after the Start in a time of 5.59s and maintained that position after Split 1 in a time of 15.45.


By Steve Dede.

Full story at Pulse NG.