Camping enhances athletes’ performance at competitions – Official




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– Ferguson Oluigbo, of Taekwondo Coaches , identified need for camping of athletes, especially those representing country at international events.

Oluigbo told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that such athletes would be better shape confront their opponents during competitions if they were kept camp.

“After the selection there should be proper camping, most of the we select and they zoom off and most of them have idea what they are even going do until they get there. [eap_ad_1] “There should be proper selection, proper camping and proper acclimatisation.

“Most of the Nigeria arrives at the championships when they have started and rush into the hall and start fighting.

“And that’ a very good way; and you will now say the athletes are good; but they are good because nobody is treating them the way they should be treated.

“So if you have good talents and you don’t manage them properly you are likely to get the appropriate result the athletes.’’

According to Oluigbo, such measures will also the conducive environment for the athletes to concentrate the training programmes during the camping period. (NAN)[eap_ad_4]