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Tesfom and Amanuel Won 2016 African Cycling Championship

2016 African Championship
Double Victory. Africa’s strongest and finest cyclist brandishing their Gold medals after winning the 2016 African Continental Cycling Championship. (L-R: Tesfom Okubamariam, Elyas Afwerki, Mekseb Debesay and Amanuel Ghebreigzabhier)

By TesfaNews,

It was a twin victory for the Eritrean national cycling team that are participating at the 2016 African Continental Cycling Championship in Morocco.

This team once again proven its dominance of cycling competition in the African continent by winning its sixth straight title in the African Championship Team Time Trial (TTT) on Monday and the Road Race (CC) today. Continue reading Tesfom and Amanuel Won 2016 African Cycling Championship

Eritrea Set to Win the 2012 African Cycling Championship with a Style

Team Eritrea members for the 2012 African Cycling Championship

By TesfaNews,

Africa’s undeterred cycling giant, Eritrea, has vowed to win what is going to be its third consecutive continental cycling championship that is planned to be held in Ouagadougou – Burkina Faso from November 6 to 11.

The seven men strong road cycling team will consist of the famous four professional cyclists as well as three other local talents by the name of Natnael Berhane (Europcar), Daniel Teklehaymanot (GreenEdge), Tesfom Okbamariam (Zoba Debub), Bereket Yemane (ASBECO), Meron Teshome (ASBECO), Frekalsi Debesai (MTN) and Janni Tewolde (MTN).  Continue reading Eritrea Set to Win the 2012 African Cycling Championship with a Style