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Prof. Francis Dodoo appointed to Head new Governance Commission of World Athletics

The President of the Ghana Athletics Association, Prof. Francis Dodoo has been appointed Chairman of World Athletics’ (formerly IAAF) newly created Governance Commission. Prof. Dodoo is the only African chairing a commission on the global body, and his appointment was...

GAA receives $12,000 sponsorship from Ghana Maritime Authority towards Tokyo 2020

Ahead of the first leg of the Ghana Athletics Association’s (GAA) Circuit Championships in Sekondi-Takoradi on Saturday, 7th March, the GAA has announced a $12,000 sponsorship from the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) to fund its developmental programme for the...

Deborah seeks improvements after setting long jump indoor 6.58m(NR)

Deborah Acquah has confirmed her fine early season form in the long jump with a 6.58m performance at the 2020 Texas Tech Invitational. Competing for Texas A&M, Deborah’s performance is a 1cm improvement to her national indoor record set...

Joe Paul: There is more to come in 2020

Ghana’s only qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Joseph Paul Amoah has said there is more to come from him after reclaiming the national 200m indoor record with a 20.75(NR) clocking to eclipse the previous national record of...

Officials and athletes give perspectives on GUSA Games Legon 2020

Officials and athletes have hailed the 26th Ghana University Sports Association Legon 2020 as one of the best organised ever in Ghana since its inception in 1964. Under the theme “Integrating Sports into Academia for Youth Empowerment and Development,” the...

UG 2020: One of the best Athletics Championships of All-Time in the history of...

The 26th Ghana University Sports Association Games (GUSA) Legon 2020 is a distant memory now. But without any shred of a doubt its athletics championship held from 8th to 10th January will be best remembered in history as one...

Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei clinches first 10,000m title at Doha 2019

Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei won what is regarded as the toughest race on the planet at the World Cross Country in Denmark in March, and needed to draw on the same resources to win his first world 10,000m title in...

Doha experiences greatest shot put competition in WC history

The big men of athletics are impressive just walking into a room, let alone stepping into the ring. In their case, that’s a throwing circle and three of them - Joe Kovacs, Ryan Crouser and Tom Walsh - combined to...

Mix zone interview Ghana women’s 4x100m relay exit Doha 2019

Mix zone interview with Ghana women's 4x100m relay after they placed 7th in a season's best 43.62(SB) to exit the women's 4x100m relay event. https://youtu.be/ywTdXnizz2Q HEAT 2 04 OCT 2019 POS BIB ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK REACTION TIME 1 JAM JAMAICA JAMJAM 42.11 Q SB 0.172 2 GBR GREAT BRITAIN & NI GBRGBR 42.25 Q SB 0.130 3 CHN PR OF CHINA CHNCHN 42.36 Q 0.155 4 GER GERMANY GERGER 42.82...

Mix Zone interview with Ghana men’s 4x100m relay at Doha 2019

Mix Zone interview with Ghana men's 4x100m relay at Doha 2019 after the team placed 6th in a season's best 38.24 (SB). https://youtu.be/lE0C3noKpMI HEAT 1 04 OCT 2019 POS BIB ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK REACTION TIME 1 GBR GREAT BRITAIN & NI GBRGBR 37.56 Q WL 0.143 2 BRA BRAZIL BRABRA 37.90 Q AR 0.139 3 USA UNITED STATES USAUSA 38.03 Q SB 0.150 4 ITA ITALY ITAITA 38.11 NR 0.143 5 JAM JAMAICA JAMJAM 38.15 SB 0.146 6 GHA GHANA GHAGHA 38.24...

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