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The 2018 Ghana Triathlon

Take on the only triathlon in West Africa with AfriKids and become part of a team helping to break the cycle of poverty in northern Ghana for good.


The event

Date: Sunday 11th November 2018

Location: University of Ghana grounds, Accra

Challenge: Legon Sprint Series Triathlon - 600m swim  |  20km cycle  |  10km run

Options: Individual or relay available

The Ghana Triathlon Federation was founded in 2013 and is part of the International Triathlon Union and African Triathlon Union since 2015. Set in the University of Ghana’s grounds, in the capital of Accra, the Ghana Triathlon is a Sprint Series event now in its third year. The triathlon is the only event of its kind in West Africa and attracts Ghanaian athletes, as well as international participants from around the world.

In 2018, AfriKids will be partnering with the Ghana Triathlon to offer supporters a unique opportunity to swim, cycle and run their way towards a brighter future for more children.

 
Become an AfriKids Change-Maker

Fundraising target: £1,000 per person *

Each participant will be asked to fundraise as part of the trip, to help more children in northern Ghana to be happy, health, safe and in school; empowering families and communities to break the cycle of poverty.

During your stay in Ghana, AfriKids will take care of all your accomodation, transfers and meals and we'll have a dedicated team who will be supporting the trip throughout.

*this is in addition to all trip costs and international flights

 Register your interest


Trip options

Six day trip package to experience life in Ghana, including the triathlon and a trip up north to visit the projects you’ve supported!

Three day long weekend package spent in Accra to get a taste of Ghana’s capital and take on this unique Triathlon challenge.

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