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World Games

Cross-section of the Nigerian team to the 2015 world games.

SSpecial Olympics Nigeria has participated in 5 World Games competitions. Its World Games debut was in 2003 at the Summer World Games Dublin, Ireland. Since then, it has attended the 2007 Summer World Games Shanghai, China, 2011 Summer World Games Athens, Greece and the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games, PyeongChang, South Korea.

Special Olympics Nigeria’s athletes continue to make the nation proud at these competitions. At the 2011 Summer World Games Athens, Greece, they returned home with a medal haul of 49 medals in gold, silver and bronze.

Just Concluded World Games

The next World Games competition will hold from the 25th of July – 2nd August 2015 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Team Nigeria will be participating in 7 sports at this competition. For more information about LA2015, please visit http://www.la2015.org/.

LA2015 Team Nigeria Delegation

Athletes

SPORT ATHLETE Sex
Aquatics – Swimming  Damola Roberts M
Adebiyi Olatunji M
Treasure Chidi-Ofong F
Aisha Fatai-Williams F
Athletics  Samuel Olatunji M
Adeniregun Dare M
Sikiru Sodiq M
Oluwatoyin Oyeyele F
Fathia Fatimoh F
Ejim Eyuam F
Tunmise Obafemi F
Esther Mokwu F
Badminton Muraina Rasaq M
Jeffery Olu-Imafereme M
David Winner F
Adeniran Adebola F
Basket-ball  Amodu Temitope F
Odedina Abosede F
Onwunze Chidalu F
Emmanuel Samuel M
Ifechinachi Victor M
Popoola Moshood M
Mshelia Ibrahim M
Adewopo Marvelous M
Cycling Adekoya Adedayo M
Emuwa Chidubem M
Unified Soccer Ezeama Chukwudi (A) M
Solomon Oluwafemi (A) M
Adebayo Abubakar (A) M
Uduma Nuana (A) M
Ukaegbu Michael (A) M
Kaduru Simon (A) M
Osagie Lucky (P) M
Osaodolor Daniel (P) M
Ekomabasi Emmanuel (P) M
Osadolor Geroge O (P) M
Table-Tennis Olowoniyi Sunday M
Quadri Fawaz M
Abiola Adewole F
Victoria White F
 

P – Unified Partner, A – Athlete

Coaches

SPORT NAME Sex
Unified Soccer Adeola Oladugba M
Stephen Adeyemo M
Imran Ayo M
Aquatics Anifowose Yomi M
Athletics Ogban Esu F
Revd Sr. Elizabeth Nwankwo F
Badminton Kehinde Ogunbiyitan M
Basket-ball Michael Ani M
Shofoluwe Samuel M
Egbuna Ruth F
Cycling Adeife Adefemi M
Table-Tennis Olawuyi Amoo M

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