Breaking News: The Maiden Edition Of The Tamale Marathon Called Off


The maiden edition of the Tamale Half Marathon has been postponed to next month. The date came in as the organisers had stakeholders meeting with their potential sponsors and the conclusion was drawn. The decision was taken to suit some of the dignitaries who will be present at the event. can now confirm the new scheduled date of the Tamale Half Marathon. The event was earlier scheduled for Saturday, 25th September 2021.


The mega event will be graced by the Vice President of Ghana, His Excellency Alhaji Mahamudu Bawumia, and the Western Regional Minister, Honourable Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah kick start the event. BREAKING NEWS: THE TAMALE HALF MARATHON HAS BEEN POSTPONED.

The new date for the event is slated for the first week in October Saturday, 2nd October 2021. Although the route and venue still remain the same. Registration is still not yet opened.


The Northern Regional capital will host the mega event coming October 2nd. We still have less than 30 days for the event.

The registration and prizes will be communicated to the general public very soon. To know more about the weather conditions and the terrain of the host city, Tamale click on this link here.Ā


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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