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The Ghana Athletics Association (GAA) has released its 2022 National Team Selection Policy and Qualifying Standard for all the upcoming championships for both local and international. National Team Selection Policy and Qualifying Standards – Ghana Athletics.

The documents contains all the details concerning the rules & regulations and well expalined in all the aspects of the upcoming championships in 2022.

Track and field events.

Road race.

The pdf contains a 11 pages and additional 1 page for all the championships in 2022 season.

Table of Contents contains the topics in all the pages. This is a must read article for all coaches and athletes.



“Over the past several years, Ghana Athletics has committed to developing selection criteria for senior national teams each year. The primary bases for the selection standards are the recent relevant performances from the previous season associated with the international competition in question; i.e., for an Olympiad or World Championship, would rankings will serve as the basis for developing the selection criteria, whereas for the Commonwealth Games……”

2022 Selection Criteria

World Athletics Indoor Championships in Belgrade, Serbia (March 18-20, 2022)

Africa Senior Athletics Championships in Mauritius (June 8-12, 2022)

World Athletics Outdoor Championships in Eugen, Oregon (July 15-24, 2022)

Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast/Queensland in Australia (July 28 – August 8, 2022)

Read more in the pdf below

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In the said documents also talks about discipline. In the appendix of criteria for selection. You can be very good athlete but if not discipline the Ghana Athletics Association has the mandate to remove from the team.

In a portion talks about camping of athletes and many more …..

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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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