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Lesotho

Adventist Athletics Club Lesotho

Adventist Athletics Club Lesotho Region was formed in 2016. with the aim to promote the centrality of God as the creator of mankind and who is continually interested in the welfare of mankind in all our health promotion activities, emphasise the centrality of physical exercise in preventing lifestyle diseases, Support those who wish to train, walk, race and run for fun on and off-road and Evangelise through sport and exercise.

In addition to running, we also have cycling, hiking and swimming section. We meet every Sunday morning for our club training.  We are a friendly club that supports members from the following districts (Maseru, Mokhotlong, Leribe, Berea (TY) and Mohalehoesk . We are proud of our elite runners for being the most competitive athletes both nationally and internationally. We engage professional running coaches from time to time to improve our training. We also organise hiking activities every quarter, this ranges from 1-day hiking to 3-day hiking events.

We do have in reach and outreach programmes through the office of the Chaplain. We organise programmes that enhance our spirituality, these programmes include, daily devotions, devotions after training, annual week of prayer, literature weekend (the club distributes evangelical books to the surrounding communities) and we do prison ministry and visiting homes for vulnerable people. As a branch of a club that is under SDA church in Lesotho, we work with the department of health from our Conference in providing SDA health education during health expos. We also use church gathering such as the camp meeting and pathfinder club activities to promote the club.