Tag Archives: 2018 Commonwealth Games

Gold Coast 2018: Government announces cash rewards for medals

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The government has set aside $15,000 as reward package for any athlete who wins a gold medal at the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Australia. Silver medals will attract $3000 and $2000 will be given to any athlete who wins a bronze medal. Deputy Minister of Sports and Chairman of the International Games Committee, Pius Enam Hadzide, made the announcement at ...

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CWG 2018: Ghana contingent heads to Australia for pre-game camping

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The first batch of athletes for team Ghana left the country earlier today for the third leg of their camping ahead of the commonwealth games in Australia. A contingent of 137 persons comprising of athletes, 35 technical team members, 4 medical personnel, 12 officials and the federation heads of all the participating disciplines will spend 3 weeks in Australia before ...

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GOC secures Commonwealth Games grant for seven athletes

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The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), has secured £5,000 preparation grant for seven Ghanaian athletes ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. A statement from the GOC signed by Mr. Richard Akpokavie, General Secretary and copied to the GNA Sports, said the grant is a form of scholarship for the athletes to aid them in their preparation for ...

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