Athlete, entrepreneur and motivational speaker!

Akwasi Frimpong is a Dutch-Ghanaian sprinter, bobsledder, and skeleton athlete who’s ready to make history by becoming the first Ghanaian athlete to represent his country in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Skeleton. Born and raised in Ghana, Akwasi moved to the Netherlands when he was eight. The athlete didn’t start running until he was 15, but when he did, he never looked behind.
Determined to represent his country at the most prestigious sport events, Akwasi worked hard, and it was his untiring passion and continuous efforts that earned him the nickname ‘GoldenSprint’. Today, Akwasi is the proud winner of 4 bronze, 4 silver, and 8 gold medals at various local and international sport events.
In addition to being an athlete with high media value, Akwasi is also an entrepreneur and a public speaker who has inspired hundreds and thousands of individuals throughout his career. The athlete aims to use his celebrity appeal, his charisma, and his ability to connect with and inspire people to help businesses and organizations earn more value and achieve their mission.
Athlete, entrepreneur and motivational speaker, Akwasi Frimpong is an inspiration to millions around the world. Having faced numerous personal and professional setbacks, he didn’t let those challenges hold him back. Instead, Akwasi transformed those obstacles into opportunities to build a better future for himself. Akwasi believes anything is possible with resilience, determination and hard work. His perseverance didn’t go unnoticed.
Akwasi has made a name for himself in the sporting world. He has successfully represented his country in several local and international sports events, including the Great West Indoor Championships. Currently, Akwasi hopes to change the sporting history for his birthplace, Ghana, by competing in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Akwasi’s personal story is of courage and triumph in the face of adversity. It’s an extraordinary story that will inspire and motivate you!
A skeleton bobsledder athlete and motivational speaker, as a child, Frimpong had to struggle with being an illegal immigrant from Ghana in the Netherlands. The Johan Cruyff Institute took a chance on him, molding his talent and helping him become the successful entrepreneur and athlete that he is today. His skill, speed, and strength earned him a place on the Dutch Bobsled team back in 2013. Now, he hopes to compete at an Olympic level under the banner of the Ghana Bobsled and Skeleton federation, established by Frimpong himself. Representing both the Netherlands and Ghana, the road to the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics has been diligently paved by him.
Message From Akwasi
‘‘I battled for 13 years. Giving up was an option, but being patient and persistent were the chosen tools that nurtured the champion from within. What you need for success is already planted deep down inside of you. The root of your success starts in believing in yourself, then it is nurtured with a positive attitude, hard work and persistence, and that will bring your success to reality.’’ — Akwasi Frimpong
Get in Touch with Akwasi
With a follower base comprising of thousands of fans and followers, Akwasi is an athlete with a strong presence on all social media platforms. Whether you’re seeking a little inspiration or are looking for sound professional advice, you get a chance to communicate with Akwasi on a social platform and know how he can help you beat misery with mastery.
Want to Know What Akwasi’s Up To?
Looking for a speaker who can win the hearts of your audiences? An athlete, entrepreneur, and a natural speaker with the ability to grab and retain the attention of his audiences, Akwasi Frimpong is frequently invited by businesses as well as non-profit organizations to share his experiences, insights, and his inspiring journey to motivate and inspire audiences.
Dedication Can Make a Dream Come True
Committed to become the first Ghanaian to make it to the winter Olympics in Skeleton, Pyeongchang in 2018, Akwasi Frimpong values your intention to become a part of his journey and make history by helping him earn a spot in the world’s most prestigious sports event. As a token of appreciation, Akwasi becomes an ambassador for the sponsors and uses his celebrity appeal to help them win the trust of fans who follow and adore him.

Get on team Akwasi today and make history by supporting Akwasi in his mission of representing Ghana, the Netherlands, and USA in 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea