Sporting activities News of Friday, 25 December 2020
Ben Nuuno-Mensah, the President of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), has claimed, acquiring an early elective congress in March will disrupt Ghana’s preparation and participation in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Video games.
Regardless of the present management of the GOC’s tenure ending in March 2021, the president tabled a motion in advance of Congress through their Once-a-year Normal Conference held final Tuesday at the Theodosia Okoh Hockey Stadium to have the elections in August soon after the Olympic Game titles but congress did not approve with 28-25 votes from the movement.
In an interview with the GNA Sporting activities, Mr. Nuuno Mensah said, obtaining the elections immediately after the Video games would have been correct and would stabilize athletes’ planning and emphasis, nonetheless, the customers of the Committee kicked from the motion.
He defined that a large amount had gone into Ghana’s preparation and participation in the Games and an elective congress in March would not be a very good thought for the athletes who need to be targeted on their preparation.
He extra that the Worldwide Olympic Committee (IOC) experienced issued accreditations and other logistics to officials who would be representing Ghana, for that reason, it would have just been proper to wait till soon after the video games.
The President who doubles as the President of the Ghana Weightlifting Association urged the Olympics working staff to stay aim on performing to realize wanted final results at the Olympic Game titles.
So much, four Ghanaian athletes have competent for the opposition with two from athletics and the other two from boxing.
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