Sports: BodyBuilding

Bodybuilding: Cyril Kofi Adga Wins 2016 Mr. Man Ghana

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 Cyril Kofi Adga has been adjudged Mr. Man Ghana Champion of the year 2016 at Ghana 39;s most popular annual bodybuilding championship at the Hathrimani Hall of the Accra Sports Stadium crushing out fellow competitors Michael Parrell, Abednego Bueno and William Kankam for the Ultimate prestigious aw ...

Fans Go Crazy At Ghana’s Strongest Season 5 Finals…As Courage Lifts The Trophy

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 The grand finale of TV3 rsquo;s Ghana rsquo;s strongest season ldquo;5 rdquo; went agog as fans crave for their favourite contestants in the final round of the competition held at Oceanic Beach Resort, Korle Gonno. Courage Adukpo, age 42, from Accra was adjudged winner of the 5th[/SU ...

TV3 Redefines Body Building Sports With Season 5 Of Ghana's Strongest Man

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Accra-based TV3, is adding a great sense of purpose to the body building sports by redefining body building in Ghana and its athletes who have often been stereotyped in today 39;s society as armed robbers and land guards. TV3 after close contest auditions across Ghana which saw 14 body bu ...

Bodybuilding: 10 athletes set for Ghana’s Strongest Season 5

Monday, May 23, 2016 The reality show, an initiative of Accra based private television network, TV3 selected nine athletes who will be joined by defending champion, Barak Kwakye Obama for the 2016 tournament which lifts off this weekend. Ahmed Boakye, Courage Adukpo, Osumanu Mumuni, Damian Smith, Godfred Akolbila, Ra ...

Indomie Youth and Junior inter-club weightlifting competition

Friday, April 1, 2016 The maiden edition of the Indomie Youth and Junior inter-club weightlifting competition is scheduled to come off on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the National Weightlifting Training Center located at the Accra Sports Stadium. This competition is aimed at bringing together the various youth and juni ...

Weight lifting- a positive sign

Friday, November 1, 2013 I was very excited when I read from the tabloids that the Ghana Weight lifting Association (GWA) has begun the construction of a multipurpose gym for the sports. Personally, I think this is a giant step which would travel a long way to add more significant bites to the sport. It is in this reg ...

SANI MOHAMMED WON GHANA'S STRONGEST

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 As sports being the most entertaining function in the Ghanaian society and the role it play in the development of this nation. TV3 as part of their responsibility which seek to promote development and help most people identify their talent on this Sunday ended season II of Ghana's strongest as o ...

Ernestine Shepherd : The 75-year-old bodybuilding grandma

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Ernestine Shepherd of Baltimore kicks each day off with a 10-mile jog at 2:30am before hitting the gym to train clients and maintain her chiseled body. 'Age ain't nothing but a number,' Shepherd told AOL Weird News, at BookExpo America 2011 in New York City's Jacob K Javits Centre earlier this y ...

Ghana Bodybuilding Association dissociates itself from splinter group

Wednesday, July 18, 2012 Accra, July 17, GNA The Ghana Bodybuilding and Fitness Association (GBFA) has dissociated itself from a group calling itself National Amateur Bodybuilding Association (NABA), which is purported to be founded to undertake bodybuilding and related activities in the country. A statement signed by ...
Angola's Manucho, right, edges past Burkina Faso's Florent Rouamba during their African Cup of Nations Group B match at Malabo Stadium in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012. Photo: Rebecca Blackwell / AP

AFCON 2012: Burkina Faso 1-2 Angola

Monday, January 23, 2012 Angola joined Ivory Coast in winning its opening match at the African Cup of Nations on Sunday by beating Burkina Faso 2-1 from Manucho's long-range strike in the second half. The former Manchester United forward struck in the 68th minute after Alain Traore had leveled for Burkina Faso from a fre ...

Global demand for major grains projected to increase

Friday, May 27, 2011 May 27, 2011 Hohoe, May 27, GNA - Global demand for major grains, such as maize, rice, and wheat, is projected to increase by nearly 48 per cent from 2000 to 2025 and by 70 per cent between 2000 and 2050. Per capita meat consumption is expected to increase in many developing regions of the wor ...
Joshua Clottey

'I will Be A Champ Again'

Wednesday, May 4, 2011 Exactly a year and two months after relinquishing his IBF crown for the unification bout against Manny Pacquiao, Joshua Clottey is brimming with optimism to restore his lost crown. Barring any unforeseen hitches, the former welterweight champion, who has moved up to the Junior Middleweight divis ...

African Bodybuilding championship opens in Accra

Friday, February 25, 2011 February 25, 2011 Accra, Feb. 25, GNA - The 10th edition of African bodybuilding 'Mr Africa' Championship takes off in Accra on Friday night with an assurance that the sport is for total fitness and that age is not a hindrance since it helps to balance the human system. The Vice President of t ...
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