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Joseph Neequaye wins 2022 RideAfrique Accra Criterium

By Nicholas Akussah || Contributor
Cycling Joseph Neequaye wins 2022 RideAfrique Accra Criterium
APR 18, 2022 LISTEN

Joseph Neequaye of Team Sky Cycling club won the 2nd edition of the 2022 RideAfrique Accra Criterium held last Saturday at the Accra sports stadium.

The yearly event which attracted huge participation from both foreign and local cyclists is held to unearth potential cyclists within the country as well as place Ghana cylicing on the global scene for international recognition.

Neequaye, who came 1st with a time of 2:35:15.6 of 30 Laps (105km) defeated all odds to clinch the ultimate prize.

Speaking to the media after the event, Rider Neequaye expressed gratitude to the organisers for putting up an extraordinary event.

"I want to thank the organisers, RideAfrique Limited and their team for bringing up this event, it is helpful to us the cyclists not now but in the future," he said.

He also revealed plans by his team to extend winning streak and training schedules ahead of any international duties.

"I will keep training with my team so I can be able to win more races. I want to participate in the upcoming African games for Ghana and I am training on that seriously," he disclosed.

He, however, acknowledged his teammates for the support as well as cycling enthusiasts for the encouragement.

Joseph Neequaye took home a cash prize of GHC2000, certificate, medal and glamorous trophy.

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