THE beginners' training program will begin on September 22 at the Lautoka Multi-purpose Courts from 8am to 11am. All interested age groups wishing to learn basketball are welcome to attend. For further information contact Sava on 9076447. Register now as limited numbers will only be taken.
THE Sigatoka Bilibili Race Committee meeting will be held at the Sigatoka Town Council chambers on September 22 at 3pm. Teams please note the closing date of registration forms and fees is on September 19. For more information please contact chairman Jacob Pau'u on 6733362 or 6733300.
THE National Bodybuilding Championships will be held at the FNU Namaka Campus in Nadi from 5pm on September 29. Trophies will be awarded to Mr Fiji, Ms Fiji, Open Overall, Mr West , Mr Suva, Best Poser and Most Promising. Weigh-in the same day 11am-12 noon at Bodylife Gym. Athletes entry fees $10. Public entry $3. Team to compete at South Pacific Bodybuilding Championships in the Cook Islands on November 10th will be picked at the contest.
ALL interested women are invited to attend training sessions on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 3.30pm to 5.30pm at Albert Park nets. For more information please contact Ruci Kaiwai on 3304711 or Joana Lesianawai on 7071545
All FASANOC affiliates are advised that a Board of Management meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 19th, 2012, at 5.30 pm at Fiji Olympic House, 17 Bau Street, Suva. As per the FASANOC Constitution, Art 6.2 (a), each affiliated federation is required to send one accredited delegate to the meeting.
THE Marist Hockey Club of Suva will host the 2012 Marist Eastgate Memorial Hockey Open on September 21-23 at the National Hockey Centre in Suva. Men's and women's teams will battle it out for the prestigious Reginald and Dorothy Eastgate Memorial trophies. In addition, mixed under-14 development teams will also be battling for the Apted Trophy.
New Vision Bure Netball
THE New Vision Bure Netball tournament will be held on September 29 at the Suva Grammar School grounds. Only 16 teams will be accomodated and entry fee is $80. Winner gets $400 and runner up gets $250. Contact Wame Ratadai on 8640604. Entries close on September 22.
A NETBALL tournament will be held on October 9-10 at Draiba Village grounds in Navosa. Registration fee is $50 p/team and is to be paid by September 29 to Karol on 6203588. Only first 24 teams will be accepted. This is to fundraise and build a multi-purpose court in Draiba Village. Contact Judy Kumar 9949410 or 6502123.
Nabasovi District Netball Tournament
THE Dere Bay Nabasovi District School netball tournament will be held on October 5-6 at the school grounds in Nasau, Koro. Registration fee is $60 and open to 14 teams. Registration closes on September 19 and fees can be deposited to BSP account number 3315962. Contact Amania on 7232526 for more information.
TAKO Lavo mixed netball will be held on September 15 at Lawaqa Park. Registration is $100 per team. Winner gets $500, runner-up gets $100 and losing semi-finalists get $50 each. Team selection for the National Championship on September 29 in Lautoka will be done. Under-23 and open men's and three mixed teams will be selected by executives and games committee. Interested teams to confirm participation by Wednesday (tomorrow) or will not be accepted. Contact Kumar 9949410 or 6502123 or Gavidi for clarification
Coral Coast 'The Great Eight' 7s
THE Fiji's Coral Coast 'The Great Eight' 7s tournament will be held at Lawaqa Park on November 2-3 to determine the eight teams for the Coral Coast 7s from November 15-17. 24 teams will be accommodated with $500 entry fee. Winner gets $1000 while runner-up $500. Entries close on September 16. For queries contact Jay Whyte on 9297337 or email email@example.com.
Nabasovi District 7s
THE Dere Bay Nabasovi District School 7s and netball tournament will be held on October 5-6 at the school grounds in Nasau, Koro. Registration fees is $150 and first 32 teams to pay will be accepted. Registration closes on September 19 and fees can be deposited to BSP account number 3315962. Prizes for cup, plate and bowl winners and runners-up. Contact Amania on 7232526 for more information.
New Vision Bure 7s
THE New Vision Bure 7s tournament will be held at the Suva Grammar School grounds on September 29. A total 16teams will be accommodated. Prizes for cup, plate and bowl finalists. Cup winner will get $400 and runner-up $200. Entry fee $80, Contact Wame Ratadai on 8640604 or Simeli Seru on 9027097 for more information. Netball will also be held. Only 16 teams will be accomodated and entry fee is $80. Winner will get $400 and runner up $200. Entries close on September 22. Contact Wame Ratadai for entries.
7s Heaven Tournament
The Nasinu 7s Heaven Tournament will be held on September 27-28 at the Police Mobile grounds in Nasinu. Entry fee $150. Contact Master Apolosi Qata on 9757775.
THE finals of the Vodafone Cup will be played at the Ra Sports Ground in Rakiraki on Saturday:
U14: Islands Electric Lautoka Crushers-Nadi Raider, U16: Island Electric Lautoka Crushers-Tiffany's Nakasi Cowboys, U18: Island Electric Lautoka Crushers-Lami Steelers, Reserve: Police Sharks-KBL Saru Dragons, Premier: Sigatoka Electric Sabeto Roosters-Fair Trade Makoi Bulldogs. Admission fee is $3 for adults and $2 for children.
National U17 trials
ON Saturday (September 15) selection for the next national under-17 will take place around the country. Registration will start at 8.30am and trials start from 9am. The Fiji U17 side will participate in the Oceania Football Confederation U17 World Cup playoffs next year. We request the assistance and support of all schools, districts and association to send the best players for the trials. Players date of birth — born 1996 or 1997 only. Venues: Southern division: Suva - Pacific Theological College (PTC) for Suva and Navua players; Rewa - Saraswati Primary School in Manoca Nausori for Nausori, Nasinu, Tailevu North and Tailevu Naitasiri players; Western division: Ba - Fiji FA Football Academy; Tavua - Tavua Primary School for Tavua and Rakiraki players; Lautoka - either Natabua High School or Central College (TBC); Nadi - Nadi Muslim College; Nadroga - Cuvu College; Northern Division: Labasa - Sangam College. Fiji FA selectors: Carlos Buzzetti - National Coach (Ba), Farouk Janeman - Technical Director (Ba), Imdad Ali - National Assistant Coach (Lautoka), Kamal Swamy - Assistant National Coach (Nadi), Usenio Logaivau - Assistant National Coach (Fiji FA Suva), Ravinesh Kumar - U20 National Coach (West), Saroj Kumar - Fiji FA Junior/Youth Coach (Tavua), Marika Rodu - Rewa Head Coach, Mohammed Feroz - Assistant U15 National Coach (West), Mohammed Rafiq - Fiji FA Development Officer South, Ravindra Singh - Fiji FA Development Officer South, Joseph Nitia Nand, Abraham Watkins, Waisea Tale, Ramesh Sharma (Nadroga), Augustin Panapasa - (Rakiraki), Bill Hussain (Tavueni)
Mahesh Charan - (Savusavu), Mohammed Tauwa, Bal Sanju Reddy, Mohammed Mohd Yasin, Authur Simmons (Labasa). For any information please call Fiji FA in Suva Technical Department on 3300453 or FIJI FA Football Academy in BA Technical Department on 9928946.
THE second council meeting of the Nadi Football Association will be held on Monday, September 17 at 6pm at Civic Centre. Notice is given to all life members, officials, affiliated club delegates and members of the Referees Association to attend.
ALL women who wish to represent the Lautoka senior and Under-15 teams during the upcoming Bargain Box/Bargain World Inter-District Competition are requested to attend training daily from 4.30pm at Churchill Park.