The forth edition of the Asante Akyem Marathon has been scheduled for Monday, April 13 2020.
The annual event which is put together by sports marketing and promotion firm SportsLife will be held in Agogo in the Ashanti Region.
This years event has reverted to its maiden edition mileage of 21 kilometer race from Akutuase to Agogo, is opened to both men and women, foreign envoys, Diplomatics personalities and will serve as the climax of the Easter celebrations in Agogo .
The last three editions of the marathon that seeks to provide a platform for the unearthing and nurturing of talented long distance runners has enjoyed incredible patronage with athletes from all parts of the country and the world.
The event is in partnership with the Ghana Athletics Association (GAA), National Sports Authority (NSA), the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), Ministry of Youth and Sports, and Lubricants Supplies Ghana Limited, which is a multinational company proud to be the official and authorized distributor of Castrol Lubricants in Ghana.
The winner of this years event takes home a monetary award plus a sponsorship to a foreign marathon outside the shores of Ghana.
Story by: Nana Akua Fremah Gyamfi