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Canadian wrestler highlights opportunities for Barbados

January 12, 2023

A word of advice for athletes in Barbados from Canadian olympian Ohenewa Akuffo, who is in Barbados on holiday and was a guest on CBC TV 8’s Mornin’ Barbados.

Born in Canada to Ghanaian parents, Akuffo has been promoting the benefits of wrestling and how it has transformed her life.

The Commonwealth Games gold medalist and World silver and bronze medalist has been enjoying her winter break in Barbados.

She has been sharing her expertise with the Barbados Wrestling Association.

Akuffo retired from professional wrestling in 2015 and is now a motivational speaker and stunt performer in the film and television industry.

She says Barbados has the perfect venues for beach wrestling.

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