Report: Ahafo Regional Cross Country Championship

Report: Ahafo Regional Cross Country Championship
Report: Ahafo Regional Cross Country Championship
Ahafo Regional Cross Country | National Sports Authority | Ahafo Region | National Cross Country Championship | Akim Oda 2022 | Goaso | 
National Sports Authority, Ahafo Region hosts its maiden regional cross country championship 2022.
The Ahafo Regional Secretariat of National Sports Authority organized it’s maiden Cross Country on Saturday 15th January 2022 at the Goaso Town Park, As part of the preparation towards the national cross country which is scheduled for 19th February 2022 at Akim Oda. Report: Ahafo Regional cross country championship 2022.
The theme for the event was ” Building Ahafo Through Sports”.
Athletes from all the 6 districts/municipals clenched the opportunity to compete and represent the region at the forthcoming national cross country. The competition was place under male and female category.
Teye James with a time of 37.55 finished first amongst the male in the 12km race and was given a tough chase by Atiah John who finished second with a time of 37.56. Kankam Samuel placed third position with a time of 37.59.
Zanties Hannah won the race for the female category with a time of 54.30, followed by Salamatu Ayuba with the time of 59.37 and Owusuaa Francisca took the third position with the time of 65:01.
The top 6 Athlete in both male and female categories were presented with certificate of merit, medals, souvenirs from cowbell, MTN and certificate of participation for all Athletes.
Dignitaries that attended the event include Goaso Omanhene Nana Akwasi Bosompra, Chief Agyemang (CEO Agyengo Sports) Mr Foster Opoku Boakye (NSA Bono Ag Director), Mr Festus Boffah (NSA Ahafo Ag Director), Mr Daniel Kwakye Okoro (Hope Tennis), Imoro Fuseini ( Ahafo Athletics President) and PE Coordinators in the region.
The Omanhene of Goaso Nana Akwasi Bosompra in his speech encourage the Athletes and asked them to work hard on their talents and engrave their name into the history books of Ahafo and Ghana as a whole. Nana promise the team that will be representing the region during the national cross country a handsome package.
The AG Ahafo Director expressed his appreciation to the good people of Goaso and Ahafo for their immense support before, during and after the program. He thanked the hard-working Director-General Prof Peter Twumasi for his support and guidance.
Sponsors: Cowbell Ghana , MTN Ghana , Agyengo Sports, Hammers Mineral Water, Anapua 105.1 FM , Genesis 88.5 Ghana , SUCCESS 90.9 FM , 101.7 FM rejoice , Jewelfm Dnkt , Goad technologies.
Appreciation: Goaso Traditional Council, Ghana Police Service, Ghana Ambulance Service, All Municipal / District Assemblies in Ahafo Region.
Women leading results
  1. Zanties Hannah – 54:30 seconds
  2. Salamatu Ayuba – 59:37 seconds
  3. Owusuaa Francisca – 65:01 seconds
Male Leading results
  1. Teye James – 37:55 seconds
  2. Atiah John – 37:56 seconds
  3. Kankam Samuel – 37:59 seconds

{Full Results}

By: NSA – Ahafo Region
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