UG Prepares ahead of GUSA Cross Country
The Cross Country team of University of Ghana will participate in the 23rd Ghana Universities Sports Association (GUSA) Cross Country Competition on Saturday, 20th October, 2018 at University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA).
Preparation and Contingent- TEAM UG
The athletes representing the University were all drawn from the various Halls, who participated at this year’s UG Inter-Hall Cross Country held on 21stSeptember, 2018. The team have being in camp since 1st October, 2018 to work on their pace and general fitness.
Majority of these athletes used the 55th UG Total Inter-Hall Athletics competition also as an avenue to peak at the right time going into the Cross Country competition.
Mr. William Akuka a well accomplished veteran in this competition and also the Cross Country Coach for UG averred that he sees the UG male team recapturing the top position as well as the ladies springing up a surprise.
The team will go through the routes for the competition as they finalise their preparation this week ahead of the competition.
The competition is organized under the distinguished patronage of Professor Abednego Feehi Okoe Amartey, Vice-Chancellor of UPSA. Competing Universities are University of Ghana (UG), University of Cape Coast (UCC), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST),University of Education, Winneba (UEW), University for Development Studies (UDS), University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) and University of Energy and Natural Resources (UNER).