Uganda Boxing team encounters unexpected delay in Rwanda en route to Italy due to flight technical problems

Uganda Boxing team encounters unexpected delay in Rwanda en route to Italy due to flight technical problems

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  • March 1, 2024
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By Emmanuel Sekago

In a twist of fate, the Uganda Boxing Team, heading to Milan, finds themselves facing an unexpected delay on their journey to Italy.

Competition schedule Boxing Road to Paris

A flight mix-up has left these determined athletes temporarily stranded in Kigali, Rwanda, creating a challenging hurdle as they aim to represent the country at the Olympic Boxing World Qualifiers, Busto Arsizio, Italy from February 29th to March 13th 2024.

The team had been eagerly anticipating their trip to Italy to participate in a prestigious boxing Qualifiers, showcasing their skills and determination on a global platform.

However, a last-minute alteration to their flight schedule resulted in confusion and missed connections, diverting their course to Kigali, Rwanda, instead of their intended destination.

Looking at the tournament schedule, Boxing road to Paris, Thursday, February 29th to Friday, February, March 1st 2024 all day was for teams arrivals, Saturday, March 2nd 2024 is for accreditation and Boxing entries checks and Sunday, March 3rd 2024 for Technical meetings and Official draws.It should be noted that the team has no Manager.

However Sources close to the team reveal that efforts are underway to rectify the situation, with sports officials and local authorities working collaboratively to secure alternative flights and resolve the logistical issues that led to this unforeseen delay.

The athletes, despite the setback, are maintaining their focus and commitment to their sport, using the time in Rwanda to stay in peak physical condition and hone their skills for the upcoming international competition in Italy.

To find out what went wrong by looking at the air tickets, Wallnetnews talked to Uganda Olympic Committee administrator Mr Elijah and confirmed the team is in Rwanda with other passengers who were on board because the plane had some mechanical problems.But all in all everything is in control.

As the team awaits a resolution to their travel predicament, they remain undeterred in their goal to represent Uganda with pride on the international stage.

The delay, although challenging, has become a testament to the team’s resilience and dedication to their craft.

Meanwhile, The international sports community and fans eagerly await the Uganda Boxing Team’s arrival in Italy, where they are sure to make a memorable impact not just with their skills in the ring but also with the unwavering spirit they have displayed in the face of this unexpected delay.

The team’s journey to Italy has become a remarkable story of perseverance, unity, and the unyielding pursuit of athletic excellence.

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