Manchester trip useful as Ghanaian Para athletes qualify to Tokyo 2020 –Peter Adjei.

Secretary General of the Ghana National Paralympic Committee (NPC), Peter Adjei, has disclosed that he is impressed with the performances recorded by physucally challenged athletes from Ghana in their recent international outing in Manchester, UK (World Cup).

He said there are other qualifiers in Georgia, Thailand and Dubai where they can take advantage to better their points.

Athletes from Ghana who have made the Qualifying Mark are:

1. Emmanuel Nii Tettey Oku – Para Powerlifting

2. Vida Antwi – Para Powerlifting

3. Raphael Botsyo Nkegbe – Athletics

4. Yussif Amadu – Athletics

5. Frederick Assor – Cycling

All the above will be confirmed through the IPC Games Commission after final competitions across all sports between March To June 2021.

“We hope Wheelchair Tennis and Judo will get us qualifications as well ” said the ever confident and hard working President of the NPC, Mr. Samson Deen.


By Frank Adu Peprah|

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