Ghanaian Para Athlete, Raphael Botsyo Nkegbe has excelled at the World Para Athletics Grand Prix in the Desert Challenge in Arizon after hitting the qualification time in 100mm,with a time of 14:22sec.
Botsyo is the first Para Athlete in Ghana to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 paralympic games in Japan after making a time of 14:22 beating the qualification time of 14:70 for the Tokyo 2020 paralympic games.
His 14:22 time recorded makes him break his personal best of 14:62 of his previous best.
Nkegbe qualified to the world championship with his up and coming athlete Maclean Atsu Dzidzienyo who made a time of 16:44secs in the men’s T53 class.
His Botsyo for Gold project is being made possible with support from the Indian Women Association of Ghana, Wire Weaving Industry, National Sports Authority, Shooting Federation, Omy TV and other individuals who believe in his quest to bring Gold to Ghana