Ghana’s Ishmael Arthur has returned to the country after his impressive performance at the 2022 Soweto Marathon.
Arthur, a member of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) and a student of the University of Ghana, placed 14th with a 1:14 minutes in the men’s 21-Kilometer race which attracted over 10,000 athletes.
The middle and long distance athlete arrived on Tuesday, November 8, in the company of officials of Medivents Consult officials.
It was his second major marathon after participating in the Dubai Marathon five years ago.
Arthur expressed appreciation to the management of Medivents Consult and his lead sponsors Allied Consortiums for initiating and supporting his participation in the event.
He promised to work hard to improve upon his time in order to make a better impact in future events.
Mr. Henri Senyo Penni – General Manager of Medivents Consult, also commended the athlete for his performance in the race.
He expressed appreciation to Allied Consortiums for their investments on the activities of his outfit.
Mr. Senyo Penni said, plans were in place to see to the participation of more Ghanaian athletes in international competitions.
The participation of Arthur in the Soweto Marathon was an initiative of Medivents Consult and sponsored by Allied Consortiums. –GNA