Breaking News: 2021 Koforidua Marathon Route Certified By GAA

Breaking News: 2021 Koforidua Marathon Route Certified By GAA

The annual Koforidua Marathon route has been certified by the Technical Committee of the Ghana Athletics Association (GAA). The Koforidua Marathon is the biggest road race competition in the Eastern Region. Breaking News: 2021 Koforidua Marathon route certified by GAA.

This year’s event is reduced from the full marathon (42km) to a half marathon (21km). The Koforidua Marathon 2021 has the green light to be held now.

Both the Technical Committee of GAA and Race Organisers confirmed the news to

The date is yet to be confirmed by the race organisers. The completion was held on Saturday 21 November 2020 and it was very successful. Lariba Sakat and Ishmael Fialor emerged as winners in both categories.

Athletes were given free accommodation and a running kit. We are hoping to have a more improved version of the last year’s edition.

Event: Koforidua Marathon

Venue: Koforidua, Eastern Region

Distance: 21km

Terrain: Road

Date: Not Confirmed

Registration: Not confirmed



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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