Sporting activities Information of Tuesday, 22 September 2020
The Western Area is all set to witness this very first ever key and competitive marathon this calendar year.
The marathon, which is predicted to go over a distance of 21 kilometers (50 % marathon) would be component of the routines marking the ever well-known Ankos Pageant, also acknowledged as “Taadi Bronya” held in December annually for about 10 yrs.
The Sekondi-Takoradi Marathon, an initiative of Medivents Consult and Overall Internet marketing & Tours Confined shall be below the distinguished endorsement of the Western Regional Minister Mr. Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah.
In accordance to the organisers of the marathon, the initiative is to give the pageant a sporting spice and also serve as a platform to entice notice to the several vacationer destinations in the Western Location.
“Athletics is a significant resource for advertising unity and peace. We have a big pageant in December just about every 12 months and it is appropriate we insert sporting activities to bring in the youth.
“We think there are potential very long-length athletes in the location and this will provide the most effective platform to exhibit their skills and make a situation for the Western Location.
“This marathon has appear to keep and it would be element of the festival each individual yr heading ahead. We want to exhibit scenario the sporting possible of the region as very well,” Mr. Akpene Darko-Cobbina Spokesperson for the occasion said.
Mr. Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah (MP) the Western Regional Minister counseled the organisers for the initiative.
He said the location would be waiting around for the huge party which would add more enjoyment and focus to the competition.
“We all know the Ankos Competition is a massive deal in the location and marathons are big brands and has projected metropolitan areas like Boston, London, Berlin, amongst other folks.
“This marathon has come to continue to be and we would do our very best to continue to keep it as component of the celebration every 12 months. I urge the youth to get eager fascination in it and be aspect of the celebration” he included.
Mr. Darko-Mensah urged company bodies to assistance the organisation of the celebration to make it a good results.
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