William Amponsah the golden boy from Agona Swedru Daakye Runners Club has done it again by breaking the Accra Millennium Marathon record. He made the 21 km race in 1:04:38 which breaks the former records by Ishmael Arthur 1:05:25. And Akuka William 1:07:39
William Amponsah who is undoubtedly the best marathon runner in West Africa now has cought many international attentions. Speaking to his manager Charles Abeiku-Forson, he disclosed that their vision is beyond our local terrain so better steps will be taken to push the young gold winner far in the athletic world to make Ghana proud as a whole.
Our news team had a chat with Amponsah and he firstly gave the utmost gratitude to God Almighty, his management, team mates and fans especially the people of Agona Swedru for backing him up till now. He further said, he is eying for more challenging competitions both home and abroad.
Amponsah lastly said to all parent and leaders in the society to support children when they show interest in running because it can bring more fortune to their family and the society as a whole.
Story: Ronnie Ato Paintsil