Sports activities News of Saturday, 8 June 2019
Ashfoam, a foremost residence collection, foam producing and distribution company in Ghana, has offered a cheque for $4,600 to the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) to guidance them in their preparing in direction of the future initial at any time African Seashore Games in Sal, Cape Verde.
The presentation was in response to the GOC’s enchantment for assistance to enable Ghana to correctly participate in the games.
The Basic Supervisor of Ashfoam, Mr George Massih mentioned the presentation fashioned section of the company’s company social duty initiative and wished Ghana very well in the game titles.
He also promised specific rewards for athletes who will get medals at the game titles.
GOC President, Mr Ben Nunoo Mensah expressed the GOC’s gratitude to the officers from Ashfoam for coming on board to make sure that Ghana was totally represented at the online games.
According to him, “this[presentation] is the initially of a lot of a lot more to appear from Ashfoam,” revealing “that they will soon indicator an MOU for Ashfoam to come to be major associates of the GOC to the 2020 Olympic Game titles in Tokyo”.
He also confident them that the presentation built would be utilized for its intended goal and also assured them of a great performance in Sal.
The Seaside Game titles is established to commence from the 14-23 June 2019.
Sal 2019 is the initial ever activity of its type wherever in the world and Africa is the very pleased host continent with various nations around the world anticipated to participate in the two months event dependent exclusively on the sand.
The host town, Sal, was chosen simply because Cape Verde intends to start its international tourism campaign using sports activities as an attraction.
Seashore Soccer would be the headline of a total of 11 disciplines to be staged at the celebration.
The other athletics contain beach front volley, seashore handball, open up water swimming, coastal rowing, karate kata, freestyle soccer, kiteboarding and new athletics this kind of as seaside tennis, seashore basketball, and beach athletics.
The games which are underneath the Ghana Olympic Committee supervision has presented Ghana the chance to present at most 85 athletes reducing throughout the 11 chosen disciplines for the tournament.