Ishmael Arthur Ghanaian Athlete

Ishmael Arthur Ghanaian Athlete

Ishmael Arthur Ghanaian Athlete
Ishmael Arthur

Ishmael Arthur is a national Ghanaian long-distance athlete. He was born on 22nd November 1999 to Mr. John Ewue and Mrs. Charity Awusi. He hails from Mankronso a suburb of Agona Swedru in the Central Region. He started his primary education at Joy Preparatory School and had his Junior High education in the same school. After completing he was enrolled at the Swedru School of Business Senior High School at Agona Swedru in the Central Region. Ishmael Arthur Ghanaian Athlete.

Gender

Male

Current

Ghana Armed Forces ⇒ University of Ghana, Diploma

Personal Best

5000m – 14:35 *et*

10000m –30:21 *et*

Half Marathon (21km) – 1:07.06 *ht*

Marathon (42km) – 2:21:00

2015

Milo Marathon (42.2km) – 20th Position in Ghana

2016

Central Regional Schools and Colleges Sports Association Athletics Competition 5000m – 2nd Position in Ghana. Central Regional Schools and Colleges Sports Association Athletics Competition 1500m – 1st Position in Ghana. Zone Two Inter-School Athletics Competition 5000m -1st Position, Central Region, Ghana.

2017

Ghana Athletics Association (GAA) Circuit Championship Final (5000m) – 4th Position. Kwahu South District Assembly Marathon – 1st Position in Ghana 2017- GF Sports Cross Country (12km) – 1st Position. Swedru Akwambo Marathon (17km) – 3rd Position, Central Region, Ghana.

2018

Millennium Marathon (21km) – 1st Position at Accra, Ghana. Kwahu Mountain Marathon (42km) -1st Position in Ghana. GF Sports Cross Country (12km) – 2nd place, Accra, Ghana. Ghana Athletics Association (GAA) Circuit Championship (10,000m) 2nd Position. Asante Akyem Marathon Challenge (42km) – 2nd Position in Ghana.

2019

Millennium marathon (21km) – 3rd Position in Accra, Ghana. Okpekpe Road Race in Nigeria (10km) – 9th Position. GF Sport Cross Country (12km) 2nd Position in Ghana. Daakye Tod half marathon (21km) – 2nd Position at Agona Swedru in Ghana. National Sports Authority (NSA) National Cross Country at Mpohor United Arab Emirates (UAE). Asante Akyem Marathon Challenge (42km) – 1st Position in Ashanti Region, Ghana.

2020

Sekondi-Takoradi Half Marathon – 2nd place in 1:08.40 *et*

2021

Ghana Athletics Association (GAA) National Cross Country 12km in 35:90 *et* – 3rd place. Asante Akyem Marathon Challenge (21km) in 1:14.47 *et*. Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) Championship (5000m) in 15:21.34 *et* 6th place. 13.11 Good Day Energy Cross Country (5th) 12km – 42:47. Koforidua Marathon  42.2km in 2:43:50 seconds – 3rd place.

2022

29.01 Ghana Armed Forces Cross Country Championship – 10km – 32:09.50 *et* – 3rd place. 30.07 Accra Inter City Homowo Marathon 21km – 1:o7:34 (PB)(SB)-6th- 13.08 Ghana University Sports Association (GUSA) Cross Country Competition – 10km – 3rd. 3.09 Millennium Marathon -21km – 1:02:05 – 1st

Hand time *ht*

Electronic time *et*

Did Not Finish *DNF*

*updated* 12.14.21, 01.02.2022. 08.13.2022, 09.19.2022

By Athleticshour

Sekyere Richard has had a 10-year involvement in the sport of athletics. He holds a Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. 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 the 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 "Elton Ultra Marathon in Russia. Covered many races in Ghana including ECOWAS CAA Region II Championship and multiple road and track races in Ghana. In 2021, he launched the "Better Ghana Athletics Agenda", which will help support the race organisers, athletes and coaches in all directions.

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