Dorcus Ajok Is USPA’s July Sports Personality

USPA July Best Sports Personality:

  • Winner: Dorcus Ajok
  • Runners Up: Ronald Otile

The Uganda Sports Press Association (USPA) voted athlete, Dorcus Ajok as the best sports personality for the month of July.

While at the body’s monthly conference held at Imperial Royale Hotel, sports journalist under the umbrella of USPA voted Ajok who scooped a gold medal in the 1500M race clocking 4:18:53 at the world university games held in Gwangju, South Korea.


The 23 year old Ndejje University student tallied 645 votes ahead of Tooro club amateur golfer, Ronald Otile, 20, who won the 73rd Uganda Golf open at the par 72 Uganda Golf Club, Kitante in Kampala.

Meanwhile the body also commended golfer, Flavia Namakula for winning the Uganda Ladies Open, Uganda Rugby Cranes for the promotion to the Africa Tier 1A and two junior weight lifters, Huzaifa Kawooya and Irene Kasuubo.

Huzaifa Kawooya won 3 gold medals and Irene Kasuubo won 2 gold medals at the recently concluded Africa Junior Youth weightlifting championships held at Imperial Botanical Hotel in Entebbe.

The sports journalists hosted officials from the Uganda fitness Association and Uganda Draughts Federation (UDF).

The meeting was presided over by the USPA president, Sabiti Muwanga, the general secretary Patrick Kanyomozi and several members.

Ajok will be crowned on Thursday, 13th August 2015 with USPA prize money worthy Ush 500,000 at Imperial Royale Hotel, Kampala.