Alexander Wiafe Ghanaian Athlete

Alexander Wiafe Ghanaian Athlete

Alexander Wiafe Ghanaian Athlete
Alexander Wiafe

Alexander Nana Kojo Manu Wiafe is an upcoming Ghanaian track and field athlete. He is specialising in shot put. He was born on 27th March 2000 at Southwark in London, United Kingdom (UK). He started his education at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace and later proceeded to University of East London.  He completed the University of East London in 2021. “Wiafe was at Croydon Harriers from 2015 -2016, he then transferred to Hercules Wimbledon AC and later joined Blackheath & Bromley as second claim in December 2021”.

Gender

Male

Current

University of East London (completed July, 2021)

Club

Hercules Wimbledon / Blackheath & Bromley

Coach

Herbert Kunstlinger

Personal Best

Shot put – 12.77 metres (4.09.21 – Surrey County Championship – Shot Put -12.77m)

Awards

In 2018, ranked 18th best Shot Put Athlete under20. In UK.

In 2021, ranked 18th best Shot Put Athlete under23 in UK.

Achievement

2016

Surrey County Schools Championship – Shot Put -1st place. South of England AA u13/u15/u17 Championships – Shot Put – 1st

2017

23.07.2017 – United Kingdom Youth Development League – Shot Put u20 – 11.70m – 1st place. Surrey County Schools Championships – Shot Put -1st place. South of England AA u13/u15/u17 Championships – Shot Put – 1st. Surrey County Championships – 2nd

2018

Surrey County Championship – Shot Put -2nd place. England Athletics under 20 / 23 Championships – Shot put – 5th place.

2019

BUCS Athletics Championships – Shot Put – 11.87m – 1st place

2020

Due to coronavirus pandemic (covid-19) no competition

2021

4.09.21 – Surrey County Championship – Shot Put -12.77m (pb) – 1st place. Surrey County Championships Men’s Senior u23 – Shot Put – 1st place

 

By Athleticshour

Sekyere Richard has had a 10-year involvement in the sport of athletics. He holds a Diploma in Physical Fitness. Sekyere has experienced the sport as a middle/distance athlete, coach, and now journalist and blogger. Sekyere has published several articles on athletics from Ghanaian Athletics to World Athletics. He currently owns and manages the content and marketing development of Athletics Hour. "I am passionate about sports, love writing and interviewing, traveling, and meeting new athletes and coaches. I like to expose the hidden talents in the youth and I am always in search of talents across Ghana". I have volunteered in one of the biggest ultra-marathons in the world "The Elton Ultra Marathon in Russia. Covered many races in Ghana including ECOWAS CAA Region II Championship and multiple roads and track races in Ghana. In 2021, he launched the "Better Ghana Athletics Agenda", which will help support organisers, athletes and coaches in all directions.

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