Accra, October 2, GNA – The Ghana Armwrestling Federation (GAF) will continue with its outreach programme in Sunyani, in the Brong Ahafo Region, on Monday, October 8, at the Sunyani Sports Stadium.
It is in collaboration with the Brong Ahafo Regional Armwrestling Association and the National Sports Authority (NSA).
It would offer training to would-be referees and coaches for the region in a program dubbed “The Training of the Trainer”.
The would-be referees and coaches would be drawn from the Security Service, Gyms, Tertiary Institutions, and Physical Education etc.
The Course Director would take participants through general and competition rules, coaching and battle techniques and power drills.
He would also interact with the Brong Ahafo media and take them through the jargons and reporting on Armwrestling.
The coaches after training would work with clubs and schools to enhance steady growth of Armwrestling in the Brong Ahafo Region.
Mr. Norbert Kwankye of the Brong Ahafo Armwrestling Association told www.armwrestlingghana.com that the BAR Armwrestling is encouraging participation by leveraging on the brand they built when Ghana hosted the 2018 African Armwrestling Championship
The program would be managed by GAF and sponsored by Eagle Extra Stout which is in preparation for the upcoming Eagle Extra Stout Regional Armwrestling- the BA challenge.