October 17 2021
Defending Champions of the National Youth Games, Delta state continued where they left it at the last edition, as they gave a good account of themselves right from the commencement of the National Youth Games in Ilorin, Kwara State.
It was medals galore, for team Delta athlete as they showed dexterity and professionalism, to win their 20th gold medal at the ongoing National Youth Games.
On Saturday, the governor Okowa motivated team
won an additional 15 gold medals to make it 20 gold in day two of the competition
The defending Champions claimed a total of seven gold in the swimming event, while winning a gold medal in dart and another two gold medals in weightlifting to maintain 1st position on the medals table.
Team FCT is also not left out of the medals chasing pack. The athletes from the Seat of power won 11 medals in Gymnastics as at day two to stay in contention for a top 5 finish.
Team Bayelsa and team Edo are also gradually making huge impacts at the ongoing National youth games as most of their athletes have qualified for events finals.