AN receives welcome financial boost to its coffers from Coca-Cola

WINDHOEK: Athletics Namibia (AN) on Thursday received a welcome financial boost to its coffers from soft drink company Coca-Cola.

Upon receiving the N.dollars 250 000 donation, AN president Alna Similo said her association is indebted to Coca-Cola.

On his part, Pottie de Bruyn, the marketing manager of Coca-Cola Namibia, said it is a privilege for his company to assist a worthy cause like AN, adding that his company and AN have a long and healthy history.

He said athletics is one of the sports codes that set the tone in terms of management and performance.

Well-known sports consultant and motivational speaker, Quinton-Steele Botes said the donation will allow AN to upgrade its competition equipment to conduct local and international competitions.