The federation of Motorsport Uganda has today launched the annual awards under the theme Celebrating over 100 years of Motorsports at the MTN Arena, Lugogo.
The awards are scheduled on 13th Feb 2015 at the Silver springs hotel, Bugolobi.
The celebration is intended to award all the outstanding stakeholders in the development of the sport.
60 awards sponsored by City Tyres are up for grabs in different categories
Reynolds Kibira the FMU general secretary shared with Kawowo details about the celebrations.
We decided to recognize our past and drive to the future. We have had very many outstanding individuals since 1950s some of them dead and others still living, therefore we are going to profile all these individuals and celebrate their contribution to the sport.
Vintage cars and portraits will be show cased before as the mood booster into the celebrations.
This event is not only a matter of awarding the outstanding individuals but also a method of revealing the past history to the young drivers.
We are going to revolutionize this to motivate the young drivers that even when their gone the sport shall not forget them.
The categories to be awarded include;
The FMU annual awards to the 2014 champions in all classes
Most outstanding individuals of all times.
Outstanding media house of 2014.
Outstanding sponsors of all times.