The Dutch-Ghanaian skeletonner Akwasi Frimpong had never expected that he with a white woman would marry.
“I was always on the dark women,” says the 32-year-old Frimpong Thursday in the Volkskrant. “Between them I was brought up, I was familiar with it.
His current wife, Erica, comes from a family of mormons. “Believe originally that blacks are a curse. That I as well was dark, and not mormon, it was a lot at the same time. However, her parents and me from the very beginning accepted.”
“I wanted to marry her, but had after the Olympic Winter games of 2014 in Sochi yet but 700 euro. When I’m vacuum cleaners for sale. On the doors, knocking and devices to promote, since I was very good at that. I got the Golddigger of the Year Award and had, within five months of my own business. A year ago, Erica and I have a daughter.”
Because Frimpong a lot of house, that his wife is always at home with their daughter, he tells the newspaper. “If they are full-time, it would work, it would be difficult. The term housewife, but I humbly sound. She is the boss of our family. My job is to ensure that there is food on the table.”
Frimpong made his debut in February at the Olympics. The born Ghanaian, who grew up in the Amsterdam Bijlmer, known as skeletonner not a publicity stunt and was thirtieth and last in the South Korean Pyeongchang.