Chika Chukwumerije inspiring Love for Taekwondo in 172 Nigerian Kids

In line with with the "Inspire the Future Campaign" launched by his foundation, the Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF), last year, three-time Olympian and Founder/Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation, Chika Chukwumerije, inspired 172 taekwondo kids between the ages of 4 and 16 years in the art of the game in Lagos, last Weekend. 

Parents and members of the public came to watch the martial art maestro inspire
the kids at the event which was held at the Abesan Comprehensive School, Abesan Estate, Ipaja, Lagos.
Included in the events were aerobic drills, plyometric exercises, co-ordination and agility training, basic taekwondo movements, and a mini kiddies' competition.
Special guest of honour and double All Africa Games gold medallist as well as the current Vice-President of the Nigeria Taekwondo Federation (NTF), Mrs. Margaret Elizabeth Binga, was in attendance to witness the inspirational event.
CCSF boss, Chukwumerije, said after the event, "the spread of Taekwondo. nationwide is impressive, but there is a lot of work to be done in transferring the. right kind of knowledge to upcoming Taekwondo athletes across the country."
He commended the instructors for the "fantastic job they were doing at the grassroots level, and encouraged them to take advantage of the National Coaching course the Nigeria Taekwondo Federation, led by George Ashiru, would organise in a couple of months, to update their coaching methods"


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