He is aiming to be Africa’s first gold medallist at the Winter Olympic Games.
The track prospect swapped sports to skeleton - but some people still didn’t believe in Akwasi Frimpong.
“I definitely know what it feels like to be bullied. I definitely know what it feels to be laughed at. I definitely know how it feels when people tell you to give up.”
Plus, we have all the headlines from the Youth Olympic Games and an athlete to watch.