Over 250 athletes from around the country will on Saturday converge in Lusaka for the Zambia Amateur Athletics Association ZAAA All Comers meet Championship.
ZAAA is using the Championship to qualify Athletes for this year’s five major international Championships.
These are the World Championship to be held in Doha, World Cross Country Championship set for Denmark in March and The African Youth Championship in Ivory Coast and the All Africa Games in Morocco.
Assistant Coach Kezzias Nyendwa who was found drilling athletes said the competition was tough as athletes were striving to meet qualifying time set by the International Association of Athletics Federation IAAF.
Nyendwa told ZNBC Sports that Zambia wants to send athletes that will compete and not just participants.