Full List Of 2019 USPA Personalities of the Year

All is set for the annual USPA Gala, an event that will seek to reward excellence of the athletes from the past year 2019. The event was initially scheduled to take place in April but pushed forward due to Covid19 pandemic. The Nile Special-sponsored event will take place this Wednesday,...

USPA Gala: Dates, Venue For 50th Anniversary Confirmed

Uganda Sports Personality Association (USPA) is set to commemorate their 50th anniversary this month despite Covid19 fears. USPA is an umbrella body for Sports Journalists that was formed on July 20, 1970. The USPA annual gala, sponsored by Nile Special will be held on Wednesday November 18, 2020. The gala...

USPA: 5KM World Record Holder Cheptegei Named Best Of February

Uganda Sports Press Association (USPA) has voted Joshua Cheptegei as the best sports personality of the month of February 2020. During the association's monthly meeting held at Imperial Royal Kampala on 2nd March, Cheptegei beat Athlete Juliet Chekwel, Boxer Shadir Musa Bwogi and young swimmer Namutebi Kirabo. Last month, Cheptegei...
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USPA Awards: Journalists Vote Best Sports Personalities

Joshua Cheptegei won best sports personality last year. Courtesy Sports Journalists body in the country, Uganda Sports Press Association (USPA) have on Monday voted the outstanding sports personalities from various disciplines for the concluded year 2019. The event, held at Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala, started with naming the best...
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Swimmer Kirabo Namutebi Vows To Add More Effort

Swimming sensation Kirabo Namutebi has said that she is going to add in more effort and wants to win more in the near future. Kirabo who recently set a new national record when she clocked 26.98 in 50m freestyle race, made the confession during the NSSF USPA Junior awards. The...

Cheptegei: Diamond League Trophy Winner Awarded By USPA

Long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei beat Bombers' David Ssemuju and Isaac Masembe for a USPA monthly gong. Cheptegei collected 305 points in the voting held at Imperial Golf View Hotel in a USPA monthly meeting. Ssemuju and Masembe tied at second place with 285 points while 1500M runner Ronald Musagala...