MASERU – 15-year old ’Manqabang Tsibela has struck gold.
The Lesotho High Altitude Summer marathoner who has been struggling with financial aid will now be sponsosored by the Chris Bullock directing manager at Kick4Life as well All4One Sports, Decathlon-France which will sponsor her athletic clothing.
The sponsorship was unveiled at Bambatha T’sita Sports Arena on Tuesday.
Tsibela is the best Under-20 female marathoner.
She is also won the Lesotho Summer marathon in 2017 as well as AUSC Gold medal holder for 2018.
She is also Lesotho Sports and Recreation Commission (LSRC) Junior Female Sportsperson of the year in 2017.
Chris Bullock speaking at sponsorship unveiling said he saw how talented tsibela is when watching her at the marathons in Botswana and Namibia last year and decided to sponsor her and talked to Decathlon company from France to also assist for her clothing.