Questions remain over World Relays trip

BAA meeting. PIC. KENNEDY RAMOKONE
BAA meeting. PIC. KENNEDY RAMOKONE

Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) affiliates congregated at Lekidi Centre on Saturday seeking answers on what happened after the botched World Relays trip. But after several hours of deliberations, questions still linger as to what halted the trip, as Mmegi Sport Staff Writer, CALISTUS KOLANTSHO reports


The 2019 IAAF World Relays trip failure would forever remain as a significant, un-erased blot on the BAA. There have been several failed athletics trips before, but the country’s failure to send the team to the World Relays in Yokohama, Japan, made the loudest noise.

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