Birth Date:  10 Mar 1995
Place of Birth:  ACCRA
Country of birth:  GHA
Age:  23
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  165
Weight (Kg):  57

Events and Medals

Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's Long Jump 9

Naa ANANG - Schedule

Time Event Status
Wed, 11 Apr 19:00
Women's Long Jump Qualifying Round - Group A
Thu, 12 Apr 19:55
Gold Medal Event Women's Long Jump Final

Biographical Information

World Championships
2017 London, GBR Women's Long Jump 22 6.27

Nickname: NaaNaa, Naanie (Athlete, Nov 2017)

Fashion, travelling, dancing (Athlete, Nov 2017)  

Education: Physiotherapy at Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, Queensland, AUS (Athlete, Nov 2017)

PERSONAL: Gary BOURNE (AUS) (Athlete, Nov 2017)  

Sporting relatives

Brother Tetteh ANANG is a leading Australian triple jumper. (Athlete, Nov 2017)  

Reason: “I began sport because my oldest brother was doing Little Athletics and naturally I wanted to be doing everything he was doing.? (Athlete, Nov 2017)
Ambition: “My goal for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games would be to place top eight. I'd love also to make the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. But my biggest ambition would be to continue competing and travelling the world doing what I love.? (Athlete, Nov 2017)
Memorable: “Competing with my first senior international team this year at the London 2017 World Championships.? (Athlete, Nov 2017)
Hero: “Bronwyn THOMPSON (AUS). She symbolises what it means to be a true athlete. I was coached by her, which I am eternally grateful for.? (Athlete, Nov 2017)
Influence: “John DAVIS (Brisbane high school teacher) and Gary BOURNE (coach). If not for John, I would not have specialised in long jump or considered pursuing that path. I was fortunate enough to then be accepted into Gary's squad, upon recommendation from John, which has shaped me into the athlete and person I am today.? (Athlete, Nov 2017)
Ritual: “I've learned that things don't always go to plan, so I prefer to just soak in the atmosphere, say a quick prayer and go for it.? (Athlete, Nov 2017)
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Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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