Top 5 Best Athletics Clubs In Ghana 2020 - 2021

Top 5 Best Athletics Clubs In Ghana 2020 – 2021


Most of the athletics clubs in Ghana are doing great work. They are producing world-class athletes for the nation. Some coaches are making sure that all the athletes are well trained and fed before and after training. In the past 2 decades, athletics has significantly increased in Ghana and there are a lot of changes as compared to the past. has done a survey and shortlisted the best 5 athletics club in the year 2020 and 2021 according to their members, training plans, management, and competition-winning numbers.

  1. Daakye Runners Club: The Daakye Runners Club is one of the best athletics clubs in Ghana. Most of their athletes are usually trained for long-distance competitions. They are located at Agona Swedru in the Central Region. The club is only made up of male athletes. They usually come in the top 10 in every race in 2020 and 2021. They have the best athletes in Ghana currently in the male category. The Daakye Runners Club is ranked fifth on our list in the 2020 – 2021 season.
  2. Arrows Athletics Club: The fourth on our list is the Arrows Athletic Club and is located at Amakom, Kumasi in the Ashanti Region. The Arrows Athletic Club is notably for developing young female athletes. Head Coach Bright Atta is a Ghana ex-athlete. The team also has male athletes but their female athletes are now on top. In 2020 and 2021 their athletes are among the best in every competition both on the track and on the field as well.
  3. O. J. Athletics Club: The O. J. Athletics Club is among the newly created athletics clubs in Ghana. They train both categories and their numbers are very encouraging. They have both track and road runners. They have some of the best youth athletes in Ghana currently. They are always among the top finishers in every competition in the 2020 and 2021 seasons. The O. J. Athletics Club is third in the top 5 athletics clubs in Ghana.
  4. Optimist Athletics Club: The second on our list is the Optimist Athletics Club and is found at Adenta a suburb of Accra. Currently, Optimist Athletics Club is among the biggest athletics club in Ghana. They are having about 30 athletes across the whole nation. They train both male and female athletes from sprint, middle and long-distance. They are always present at every competition from the track and road races. Always among the best athletes in every race in 2020 and 2021.
  5. High Morale Athletics Club: The High Morale Athletics Club is arguably one of the best athletics clubs in Ghana, West Africa. Their winning streak is unbeatable and unmatchable in 2020 – 2021. The club is made up of both male and female athletes. You will find their athletes in every competition in Ghana. Their club is also made up of the youngest athletes in Ghana. They are number one on our list as the best athletics club in Ghana.

*You can send us your top 5 athletics clubs in Ghana if you don’t agree with us.


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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