As part of its Cooperate Social Responsibilities, Accra Brewery Limited, producers of Beta Malt has sponsored two athletes to pursue tertiary education after they excelled in the just ended National Sports Festival Competition hosted at the Bolgatanga Senior High School in the Upper East Region.
The athletes, Foster Ametsi and Grace Obour from the Ashanti region received Ghc15,000.00 each as best performing athletes.
The National Sports Festival Competition brought together different categories of sports disciplines from the ten traditional regions of Ghana to compete for medals.
Addressing the media, Head of Marketing at Accra Brewery, Ms. Ewurafua Addo-Atuah, observed the significance of sports and said sports remains the important discipline that can help the human body develop mentally and physically well.
She said ” As the company accepted to be the ultimate sponsor of the Inter-Schools and Colleges Athletics Competition, we have been rewarding top performing athletes with packs of Beta Malt drinks and branded souvenirs.”
She noted that the proper and better way to inspire the athletes to go all the way up in their various competitions was with the push of Beta Malt.
The Brands Manager of Beta Malt, Mrs. Portia Offei Asare, urged the athletes to strive for success as one day some of them will become ambassadors for the company and the country in general.
The Upper East Regional Director of Education, Augustine Ayirezang, also encouraged the athletes to be determined as well as focused on their education which he said is key to success.
He congratulated the athletes for excelling in their disciplines.
At the end of the competition, Central Region emerged the winner with 50 points, Ashanti Region placed second with 55 points whiles the host region, Upper East Region had third with 69 points.
Meanwhile the organizers of the programme announced that the 32nd Edition will be hosted in the Western Region in year 2021.
Source: A1radioonline.com |101.1MHZ |Ghana|Moses Apiah