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Sports Notebook

Rashneel Kumar
Tuesday, December 03, 2013



THE Athletics Fiji season will commences this Saturday with the Suva Athletics Competition at the ANZ Stadium from 9am — 12pm. Competition will cater for all grades from U6, U8, U10, U12, U14, U16, U18, U20, Open and Masters. This competition will also feature time trials for the Youth Olympics Training Squad. Contact Athletics Fiji Office Phone 3306470 Mobile 7706470.

Youth Olympic Games Training Squad

THE following athletes have been included in the training squad for the 2014 Youth Olympics and are to report to the ANZ Stadium on Saturday for time trials and a squad meeting. Squad members are requested to bring original birth certificate and 4 passport photos.Contact AF Secretary on 8670451:

Boys: Simon Lilicama (MBHS), Akuila Verebasaga (SGS), Samuela Dakunivosa (SGS), Varasiko Mualiva (SGS), Ashnil Nand (XC), Albert Miller (MBHS), Siga Ratumudu (MBHS), Apolosi Ranawai (QVS), Shane Tuvusa (XC), Tafa Varea (MBHS), Keasi Naidroka (MBHS)

Girls: Tamara Patrick (SJSS), Naomi Rokoravia, Meresiana Vukici (Jasp), Kayla Yee(YS), Laisani Moceisawana (ACS), Adi Ema Navukula (ACS), Ana Maria (VKH), Unaisi Vatulili (Duavata), Tailah Ah Yuk (SGS)



A MEETING for the Western Boxing and Wrestling Association will be held at the Tilak High School hall today starting at 7pm. All stakeholders are requested to attend. Contact the secretary 8014346.



THE Fiji Bitter Mokani Netball tournament will be held on December 6-7 at village school ground. Entry fee $150 per team, winner gets $1000. Netball Veterans (35 years & over — birth certificate or voter ID to be produced). Entry fee $100 per team for first 8 teams. Winner gets $300. Registration closes November 29. Contact Litia Mualevu 9770925, Losana Bici 7287519 or Salote Delai 7810648.


Burenivalu 7s

THE Pacific Agencies Burenivalu 7s will be held at the Burebasaga District School grounds on December 6-7. First 32 teams, registration fees $200, cup winner $2000, runner-up $800. Semi-finalists $300, plate winner $300, runner-up $200, bowl winner $150, runner-up $100. There will be consolation prizes. Contact Kaliova Naisorotabua on 8325439 or Eliki Melvin on 9292083.


THE Kinoya Old Boys Association (KOBA) 7s will be held at the Assemblies of God High School grounds on December 6 and 7. Entry fee is $200 per team for the first 24 teams on first come basis. Prizes: $2000 (cup winner), $400 (runner-up), $300 (plate winner) and $200 (bowl winner). Entries close on November 29 (negotiable). Contact 7095340 (Bucks), 9938425 (Isoa), 9075010 (Sisa). Teams wishing to withdraw once fees are paid are to do so at the managers briefing on December 5.

Mokani 7s

THE Fiji Bitter Mokani Rugby 7s will be held on December 6-7 for first 48 teams at village school ground. Entry fee of $200 per team, winner gets $3000. Closing date for registration is November 29. Contact Maika Tauribau on 8696785 or Eseria Vueti on 9741245 or Charles Tarotaro on 8679475 or Timoci Rokotanaka on 7376079 or John Batiwale on 7752553 for more information.

Nakelo 7s

NAKELO rugby development 7s tournament will be held at the Nakelo District School ground on December 13 to 14 for 24 teams. Registration fee is $200. Cup winner wins $2000, $800 for runner-up and $300 for losing semi-finalists. Closing date for registration is December 6. Contact Isaia Taka on 7230 689 or 9696566.

Salato Mini 7s

THE Salato Mini 7s tournament will be held on December 7 at the Suva Grammar School grounds. Entry fee is $160 and closes on December 5. Winners get $1000 and runner-up gets $500. Prizes for plate and bowl winners. First 18 teams to pay entry fees in full will be accommodated. Contact Wame on 9000279.

Navuani 7s

THE Navuani 7s rugby and netball tournament will be held on December 6-7 at Vuya, Nabouwalu in Bua. Registration fees: rugby $250, netball $100. Contact Elemaca Ravulo 9163173 (Suva) or Sakiusa Tiko 9056106.

Theodore 7s

THE Theodore Park 7s at Vatukoula will now be held on Saturday, December 7. Contact Sue 7147760 or Vane 9907006.



TABLE Tennis training clinics for school children and beginners are held at the Garden City Hall (on top of Kia Motors) every Monday and Friday from 4 to 5pm. Adults are invited to play table tennis on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6pm to 8pm and Sundays from 1pm to 3pm at the same venue. All playing equipment is provided. A fee of $1 per hour is applicable for all sessions. Contact Chris Lal on 9084410 or Anthony Ho on 9965649.



THE Nadi Volleyball Association fundraising tournament will be held at the AFL hard courts in Namaka on December 13 and December 14. Registration fee $100 per team for both women's and men's categories. The first 24 registered teams will be accommodated. Total prize: $2000. Registration fee payments can be made to the Nadi Volleyball Association BSP account 9213421 and narration slips can be filled with specified club details. Closing date for the registration is December 9. Contact: Isikeli Banuve 9095371, Anasa Qio 8618492, Kitione Radrodro 9983202.