Here are the Ghanaian Athletes Going to Rio

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has announced  Ghana’s team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games that is less than a month away.

The team comprises of 16 athletes which is an improvement of the nine athletes that went for the London Olympics back in 2012.

Below is the full list:


Kaya Forson

Abeiku Jackson

Christian Amoah

Szandra Szogedi

Abdul Wahid Omar


Flings Owusu-Agyapong (100m)

Janet Amponsah (200m)

John Ampomah (Javelin)

Emmanuel Dasor (200m)

Alex Amankwah (800m)

Sean Safo-Antwi (100m)

 4x100m relay: Gemma Acheampong, Beatrice Gyaman, Dorcas Gyimah, Persis William-Mensah, and Akua Obeng-Akrofi.

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