The Zambia Judo Association -ZJA – has selected five athletes to represent the country at the Africa Championships to be held in South Africa.
The tournament will run from April 25th to 28th, 2019.
National Judo Team Coach Mola Lipimile says the Athletes will enter camp this month so that they can focus on the upcoming championship.
Lipimile said the Associations has lined up various tournaments such as the First National league held at the Olympic Youth Development Centre -OYDC- over the weekend to assess the Athletes.
He told ZNBC Sport that the Association is in talks with firms to sponsor the Judo league so that more athletes are brought on board.
Eight Clubs took part in the First National league Judo tournament.