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Namibia: Commonwealth Games On for Murere


BRADLEY Murere (19), elite athlete at MTC Dome Namibia and winner of the Disability Sportsman Namibia 2021 award, will attend the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games on the finish of July.

The Namibia National Paralympic Committee, via the affirmation of their Commonwealth Games Federation workplace – the Namibia National Olympic Committee – has confirmed Murere’s inclusion to symbolize Namibia within the 100m occasion.

The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games will happen from 28 July to eight August in Birmingham, United Kingdom (UK).

Their motto is ‘Games for Everyone’.

Murere presently ranks among the many high 10 on the earth for each the 100m and long-jump as a para-athlete within the T46 class.

With three European Paralympic Games and 5 South Africa Sport Association for the Physically Disabled (SASAPD) appearances, Murere is considered one of Namibia’s most embellished Paralympic athletes, with seven medals – six gold and one silver.

At the Stellenbosch T46 Paralympic Games in February, Bradley set his greatest time of 11,07 seconds over the 100m dash, and 6,26m within the lengthy bounce, putting him within the high 10 for each objects on the earth.

He, nonetheless, believes he can enhance.

“Each time I compete, my goal is to be better than I was before,” he says.

Ulla Finkeldey, sport director on the MTC Dome and mentor, coach and coach to Bradley for the previous 5 years, says the athlete improvement coaching programme provided by the MTC Dome High-Performance Centre has paid off.