The Ghana Athletics Association have solidly approved the Kwahu Easter Marathon as an annual events to be part of the associations calendar.
The Ghana Athletics Association have promised to give the event a yearly permit to ensure it carries out the Marathon successfully at Kwahu during the Easter festivities.
Speaking at the launch of this year’s event at the MJ Grand Hotel at East Legon in Accra, the General Secretary of the Ghana Athletics Association, Fuseini Bawah assured the organizers of the events of the association’s unflinching support to reach the world level to the recognition of the World Athletics Federation.
“Ghana Athletics Association will give the permit for the Kwahu Easter Marathon to attain the World Standard. We will ensure it gets the Bronze Label so that other athletes can compete from other countries across the globe,” he assured.
“However, that wouldn’t come with only few years of organizing the events. It will take strenuous efforts from the organizers to ensure this annual event stick and stay for years to attract that world standard,” Mr. Bawah added.
The Kwahu Easter Marathon 2020 is billed for Saturday, 11th April, 2020 which will start from the GOIL Filling station at Mpraeso through the principal streets of the Kwahu Mpraeso and will finish at the Kwahu Traditional Council.