Ghana Athletics to announce squad for 13th African Games

Ghana Athletics to announce squad for 13th African Games

The Ghana Athletics Association has revealed plans to announce the squad that will represent Ghana at the upcoming 13th . Mr. Bawa Fuseini, President of the Ghana Athletics Association, disclosed that the announcement would be made on Monday, February 26, in accordance with directives from the Confederation of Africa Athletics (CAA).

The squad will comprise 36 athletes, with an equal split of 18 male and 18 female athletes, selected based on transparent selection criteria outlined by the federation. Mr Fuseini emphasized that the selection process would be fair and free from external influence, with the criteria having been published last year and known to all affiliated athletes.

Before the official announcement, the list of selected athletes will be submitted to the office of Ghana's Chef de Mission for the Games, to be forwarded to the and the Ministry of . Additionally, a 10-member coaching team, including former national athletes and certified coaches such as Ignisious Gaisah, Eric Nkansah, and Harry Dau-Mfum, has been assembled to prepare the athletes for the Games.

Mr. Fuseini expressed confidence that Ghana's athletics team would excel at the African Games and urged all stakeholders to support their efforts.

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