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Kwame Nkrumah-Acheampong

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Kwame Nkrumah-acheampong (born December 19, 1974) is an athlete from Ghana. Kwame Nkrumah-acheampong is competing for medals in the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Olympic Alpine Skiing. Find more Kwame Nkrumah-acheampong news, pictures, and information here.Event Schedule:February 13 11:45 AM Alpine Skiing - Men's Downhill (Medal Event) February 14 12:45 PM Alpine Skiing - Ladies' Super Combined Downhill February 14 1:45 PM Alpine Skiing - Ladies' Super Combined Slalom (Medal Event) February 16...Read Full Story

Kwame Nkrumah-Acheampong First Ghanaian in Winter Olympics

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They call him the Snow Leopard, but Kwame Nkrumah-Acheampong has an even better title he's happy to hold: the first Ghanaian to head to the Winter Olympics. The downhill skier will be carrying the flag of Ghana during the 2010 Winter Olympics, the first from his snowless country to do so. The Ghanaian learned to ski while studying in the United Kingdom. Born in Glasgow, Nkrumah-Acheampong grew up in the capital of Ghana, Accra. But during his four years studying, he learned to ski on...Read Full Story