Dr Bella Bitugu, Director of Sports at the University of Ghana (UG) says he does not believe in the mantra of hosting an event and winning at all cost.
Speaking to the media at the 26th GUSA GAMES currently going at Legon, he said that UG has no intention of host and win for this year’s GUSA Games.
”Our main aim is to develop and help young talented athletes.” he said that at the opening ceremony of the Games,
Dr Bitigu said that the Local Organisers were more interested in setting the pace for well organised event worthy of emulation for all the participating institutions. He affirmed that plans are far advanced to discover young talented sportsmen and women and possibly motivate those at the high schools with the provision of scholarships at the tertiary level.
He also prayed for an accident free event.
11 universities are competing in 12 disciplines at the UG from 3rd January to 19th January, 2020.
Meanwhile, many records have been shattered at the exciting Games which has attracted massive media coverage.