Track queen Blessing Okagbare is thankful for how far she has gone thus far with her career in athletics and is looking forward to represent the country in long jump at the All African games in Morocco next week 19th of August 2019.
Blessing who spoke to www.brila.net after her fitness trial expressed her gratitude to God for taking through all her struggle days to now and still competing.
”I have put in every single effort I have just to get here and so far having medals, I know what I have been dealing with, it could have been worst so, people don’t know it but I’m so grateful that I’m here, Blessing said. ”
”So, hopefully in Morocco, I will have another great chance to do Nigeria proud by bringing in the medals again.
Okagbare is a Nigerian track and field athlete who specializes in long jumping and short sprints. She is an Olympic and World Championships medalist in the long jump, and a world medalist in the 200 metres.