The 2022 publicized K-Balm National Armwrestling Championship slated for Friday, June 17, 2022, has received support from Max Fly Energy Drink.
The one-day championship under the auspices of the Ghana Armwrestling Federation (GAF) is an annual exercise to recruit prospective athletes to beef up the national armwrestling team, the Golden Arms.
The K-Balm Ointment-sponsored open championship which will be held at the DG Hathramani Hall at the Accra Sports Stadium and beamed live on ETV Ghana and all GAF social media handles has also received support from Twellium Industries, X Mineral Water, Darling Lemon Alcoholics, Alkamin Natural Mineral Water, HD+ Decoder, Yomi Yogurt, Woezor TV, Blinkslivegh, Brand Surge Marketing, Happy FM, ETV, Asempa FM, Perception Management International, Global Media Alliance Broadcasting and Legaci101 Sports Management.
The President of the Ghana Armwrestling Federation, Charles Osei Asibey explained that Ghana said the event would be used to strengthen the national team ahead of the 2022 Africa Armwrestling Championship next month in Lagos, Nigeria and the World Armwrestling Championship later in October.
Mr Osei-Asibey said all Ghanaians interested in exhibiting their talent and strength to represent Ghana at local and international competitions were welcomed to participate in the championship which starts at 2pm for both male and female athletes.
He encouraged more girls and officers from the Security Services Sports Association (SESSA) to register in order to make a name for themselves.
Meanwhile, selected athletes from the regional teams in Ashanti, Northern, Greater Accra, Eastern, Volta/Oti and Western/Western North have been invited to pull.
Side attraction will be the battle by Presidents of the various sports federations.