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Last Updated: Saturday January 30 2010 10:26 GMT

'Snow leopard' man is ski sensation

The 'Snow Leopard'

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This man is nicknamed the 'snow leopard'. He grew up in the African country of Ghana where it never snows.

Yet he's the only person from Ghana ever to enter the Winter Olympics.

Kwame Nkrumah-Acheampong learnt to ski when he came to England six years ago and worked on a dry ski slope. There he got his leopard nickname and even got a spotted snow suit to match!

Find out more about his amazing journey to the Olympics here.

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