The Lagos State Sports Commission has concluded all arrangements for the 4th edition of the Under-15 Deaf Sports School Games scheduled for June 19 – 22 at the Agege Township Stadium.
The Games, sponsored by Lagos State Government, will feature three sports performed by the Deaf at the grassroots level – Athletics, Table Tennis and Badminton.
According to the Executive Chairman of the Lagos State Sports Commission, Dr. Kweku Tandoh, the objective of this Competition is to key into the Sports Commission’s Programme of focusing on the development of young talents through discovery, nurturing and training.
He said the Games will also serve to prepare the Athletes for the National Championships slated for later in the year.
No fewer than 500 students from 35 Schools across the six Education districts in Lagos State will take part in the Competition.