Luton Sports Network announce Kola Adedoyin as special guest

Kola Adedoyin
Kola Adedoyin

The Luton Sports Network will be hosting their annual awards evening on Friday, February 5, 2016, with the guest speaker, GB international triple jumper Kola Adedoyin.

The 24-year-old has been competing in the sport for nine years and following plenty of national success in the junior age groups, he went on to win the National Indoor Championships in 2012 and 2013, plus a silver medal at the previous Olympic Games Trials.

He also qualified for the World Junior Championships final and is now working hard on improving his current PB of 16.61m to qualify for the Olympics.

Adedoyin’s main long-term goals are to make the final of the Rio Olympics and then to win the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.

Away from the track, Kola visits schools up and down the South East as an athlete mentor to children and since January 2011 has visited almost 250 schools to talk about his experiences and how he got into sport, highlighting the importance of trying every sport as a youngster, having fun and getting fit whilst participating in sport.

He is also the co-founder and director of KZ Sports, an athlete agency which helps find elite athletes track and field competitions throughout the course of the competitive season.

To place your nomination for the awards, visit