Osun Plans Marathon For Public Schools

SONY DSCOsun State Government has concluded plan to organise maiden marathon race for public schools’ students as part of efforts to catch them young and put them in proper physical and emotional condition.

The Special Adviser to the governor on Youth, Sports and Special Needs, Hon. Biyi Odunlade expressed the commitment of the Aregbesola led administration to sports development

Odunlade who noted that Aregbesola’s administration has promoted sports and healthy living through programmes like the Monthly Walk To Live, adding that the marathon will provide avenue for the participants to showcase their talent.

He noted various innovations government has introduced to stimulate people’s interest in sporting activities and stressed the importance of regular body exercise for sound mind and body.