Tag: Christian athlete

Road to Rio: Winning ways with Carina Horn
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Road to Rio: Winning ways with Carina Horn

[notice]Our Stand Up Sport columnist Cobus Kruger and his wife Philna interview athletes who qualified and might represent South Africa at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio in August. Accomplished athletes themselves, Cobus and Philna minister together in the sports arena and will accompany Athletes In Action as part of […]

Nigerian Olympian athlete running for Jesus
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Nigerian Olympian athlete running for Jesus

A Nigerian athlete competing in the Olympics for the first time has revealed the importance of her Christian faith – both in the good times and bad. Stanford University-graduate Idara Otu, running in the women’s 4×400 relay which begins on Thursday, was born in the US and only visited her […]