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Merhawi Kudus Won the Engen Dynamic Cycle Challenge in South Africa

Eritrean new talent Merhawi Kudus Ghebremedhin  from the World Cycling Centre Africa team won the Engen Dynamic Cycle Challenge in Port Elizabeth today.

MTN-Qhubeka’s new rising talent Eritrean Merhawi Kudus 

By MTN-Qhubeka,

This week it was revealed that Merhawi Kudus will be riding for the MTN-Qhubeka World Cycling Centre Africa Team next year and he proved today why he deserves his spot on the team.

Bradley Potgieter was the top finisher for Team MTN-Qhubeka in fourth place.

The race was the second in the series and changed its venue from the Altona Primary school to the Aldo Scribante race track dew to excessive rain in the area and took on a circuit format of 2.2km’s for 60 laps.  Continue reading Merhawi Kudus Won the Engen Dynamic Cycle Challenge in South Africa

African Continental Championships are More than Just Games For Eritrea

About 90% of the expenses for the African Continental Championship competition will be covered by the Eritrean sports commission because it is more than just game for them.

By Essayas Fessahaye,

Eritrea is hosting African Continental Cycling Championships for the first time in its history. Hereafter, Mr. Temesgen Redae, President of the National Cycling Federation, gives some illustrations about the continental championships.

Let’s begin with background of African Continental Cycling Championships?

It doesn’t have long roots. It started back in 2005 and now it is being hosted for its 7th time. Egypt, Mauritius, Cameroon, Morocco, Namibia and Rwanda have hosted the competition consecutively from 2005 to 2010. And now Eritrea is hosting African continental championships here, in Asmara. Continue reading African Continental Championships are More than Just Games For Eritrea

VOA Interview: ዳንኤል ተኽለሃይማኖት

Africa Cycling Champion 2010

 VOA Tigrinya Program

ዳንኤል ትኽለሃይማኖት ሓደ ካብቶም ብደረጃ ኣህጉር ተወዳደርቲ ኾይኖም ንኤርትራ ኽፀውዕዋ ዝኸአሉ ስፖርተኛታት ሓደ’ዩ።

ወዲ 22-ዓመት ዝኾነ ተቀዳዳማይ ብሽክለታ ዳንኤል ትኸለሃይማኖት ኣብ ቀረባ ብዘኻየዶ ውድድር ዙር ሩዋንዳን ሻምፕዮን ኣፍሪቃን ብናይ ግዜ ብናይ ብሉፅ መንእሰይን ከምኡ’ውን ብናይ ቕፅበታዊ ውድድር ቐዳማይ ብምውፃእ ኣብ 2012 ኣብ ሎንደን ኣብ ዝካየድ ውድድር ኦሎምፒክ ኽሳተፍ ዘኽእሎ ነጥቢ ረኺቡ’ሎ።  Continue reading VOA Interview: ዳንኤል ተኽለሃይማኖት