impano SPORTS ltd
impano academy rwanda

+250787322317

P.O Box 4928

Kigali, Rwanda

info@impano.org​

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IMPANO ACADEMY Rwanda

center for athlete development and sports excellence

 

Sport has become a world language, a common denominator that breaks down all the walls, all the barriers. It is a worldwide industry whose practices can have widespread impact. Most of all, it is a powerful tool for progress and for development

– Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General 

TRANSFORMING LIVES THROUGH SPORTS

IDENTITFY.  SELECT . DEVELOP

what we do​

Promote the sport of track and field while focusing on positive health, character, teamwork, attitude and strengthening youth both physically and mentally.

​​Develop sustainable programs to encourage and

increase participation of girls in sports. 

Nyahitegero Track Meet Dec. 2016 Photo courtesy of Impano Sports Ltd.

Use Impano's Talent Identification System to identify, select and develop Rwandans future leaders and heroes in Sports. 

Turn talented underserved children into model student-athletes prepared for elite level athletics and international university enrollment.  

Impano Sports Track and Field clinic, Cyaruzinge village 2016.

Nyahitegero Track Meet Dec. 2016 Photo courtesy of Impano Sports Ltd.

founder

Our Founder Allen Simms was a standout athlete and national champion in track and field.  He graduated from University of Southern California in 2005 with a bachelor's degree in multimedia technology and earned a Master of Art in Liberal Studies and a graduate certificate in Global Studies from the University of North Carolina-Greensboro in 2014. He holds IAAF and USATF coaching certificates in athletics specializing in jumping events and currently coaches at Cornell University guiding athletes to succeed both on the track and classroom.

He has a unique passion and love for Africa and serving the sports community. Now as the founder of  Impano Academy Rwanda, he is focused on sharing his knowledge as a former athlete and coach with full dedication to the youth in Rwanda that is not privileged to receive quality coaching in sports.

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