With almost sheer vengeance, Team Eritrea has shown great character today to bounce back from the unfortunate disaster that had denied them gold medals in the Team Time Trial (TTT) yesterday, to run way this time with two Gold and a silver medals in the Individual Time Trial (ITT).
What was hoped as a lunch time (Fadus) triumph today in both the Men and Women Team Time Trial (TTT) fixtures for Eritrean riders at the 11th All African Games in Brazzaville has turned into a massive disaster before it was even began.
Our cycling team almost had to tour half the world for almost 34 hours before landing in Brazzaville two days ago. Congo Brazzaville is located south West of Eritrea but because of lack of direct flights, our riders had to endure first travelling 3 hours North to Cairo and after a 6 hours stop over, boarding a connection flight heading 5 hours North East to Dubai. Continue reading The All African Games TTT Turned a Disaster for Eritrea→