Africans are born to be sprinters - Ghanaian coach reveals

GAF 2021: Coach Koora To MC The Historic Championship

Mr. Paul Tuffour is a former Ghana National Athlete. He was among the best sprinters during his days. Mr. Tuffour, after a successful athletic career, began his coaching course in Ghana. Mr. Tuffour is widely known as Coach Koora. He is now the head coach of the Ashanti Regional Team and the Great Ashanti Athletics Club. GAF 2021: Coach Koora to MC the historic Championship.

Coach Koora has unearthed, developed, and trained a lot of athletes who are now making appearances for the nation. One of his prospects is Olympian Sarfo Ansah, he was part of the Ghana Tokyo 2020 Olympic Team in the men’s 4 × 100m relay.

The Great Ashanti Athletics Club has produced a lot of great national assets in the past decade.

Coach Koora has been the MC of most of the prestigious and mega-events in Ghana.

He is good as a coach as to MC. Although he is a coach by profession by when it comes to MC he is also a gem in that field.

Athletics in Ghana is now becoming the number one fans favourite sport.

Coach Koora has MC’s games like Ghana Fastest Human Meet in Cape Coast and Accra respectively. He also MC’s National Cross Country Championships. Due to his marvelous work in that field and contributions, he was later selected to MC’s the final of the 2021 Ghana Fastest Human Meet in Kumasi.

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) Championship is a one-day event and coming on this Friday 1 October at the Elwak Sports Stadium in Accra.

A lot of dignitaries will be present and all the most promising athletes will show the world that Ghana also got talent when it comes to Athletics.

There are about 400+ athletes who had already registered online.

According to the race director, all those who were not able to register online can still come and there will be a manual registration before the start of the event.

The start of the event is at 9:00 am in the morning for the morning session and the afternoon session will also begin at 2:00 pm

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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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