We will be able to provide Hotel Accommodation for selected elite athletes in Edo State, but this will be decided on a case-by-case basis with preference given to those who contact us before April 27th.
The organisers shall take care of local travel, Hotel & board of all Invited athletes
Payment of travel for all invited athletes, appearance only for top performances.
All athletes who have been promised Hotel Housing should arrive in Edo on Thursday 11th of May in order to be housed.
Please do not bring unexpected guests as we can not house spouses, coaches, friends without prior arrangement.
Uyi Grand Hotel and Suites Hotel
Address (Benin) : 35 Aideyan Street, Off Ihama Road.
Address (Auchi): 92,jettu road , Auchi, Nigeria.
TRAVEL AND LODGING ENQUIRIES :
For information on hotel and travel accommodations for the 2017 Okpekpe Road Race, please call Yussuf Alli on 07039847500
All flights should be booked into Benin or Lagos Airport .
For best arrangements and ease of travel, flights should be booked so you will arrive in Edo or Lagos as early as possible on 11th of May 2017 (Arrival) and leave Sunday 14th of May, 2017 (Departure).
A direct bus will be available to take you from Benin or Lagos AIRPORT to your hotel in Auchi and from the Hotel to Okpekpe (race Venue). The bus you want to take is marked “Okpekpe road race.”
All athletes shall be taken on route inspection on the eve of the event.
On the race day all Athletes shall be transported to the venue as early as 6am in cell one for screening, while the race start by 8am.