22 SPORT Monday, March 5 2018 | NEW ERA Oshana Region rounds up preparations for Newspaper Cup Staff Reporter Oshakati The 2016 Namibian Newspaper Cup Champions, Oshana Region, are hard at work with preparations for this year’s edition of the prestigious youth football bonanza to be hosted in Katima Mulilo on March 30. Oshana seeks to replicate their 2016 exploits by claiming victory at the 18 th edition of the annual under-20 championships set for March 30 to April 2. The northerners are looking forward to cup glory number three, but will have to overcome Hardap round stage. Goals from Andreas Keenjele and Immanuel Kalla helped Oshana defeat Khomas 2-0 and clinch the annual Namibian Newspaper Cup title in 2016 in Rundu. The region’s U/20 coach, MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT UNIT TENDERS ARE INVITED FOR G/ONB/13 - 14/2017 DESCRIPTION: SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF PLASTIC BAGS TO THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES FOR THE PERIOD OF THREE (3) YEARS BID DOCUMENTS: DOCUMENTS WILL BE AVAILABLE AS FROM WEDNESDAY, 5 TH MARCH 2018, FROM 10H00 AT MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES PMU; DIRECTORATE: FINANCE AND PROCUREMENT, MINISTERIAL BUILDING, HARVEY STREET WINDHOEK CLOSING DATE: 06 APRIL 2018, TUESDAY @(11H00) LEVY: N$ 300.00 (NON-REFUNDABLE) trials, with a provisional team list already in place, adding they will not undermine any region, but will rather work towards defeating them. “We had an encounter with Hardap Region during the 2017 Scorpion Zinc Cup, where we beat them 1-0 at the Sam Nujoma Stadium. It was a tough game because they have great attack,” Shaama reminisces before adding that they have not yet faced their northern rival Oshikoto yet at youth level. “Judging from our play last year, it was evident we lacked tactics, an area we intend to pay much attention to this year. We have to combine tactics and experience from the young boys who graduated from the U/17s with that of the seniors who already played in the Newspaper Cup last year, and try to go all the way in Katima Mulilo,” Shaama says. The regional team will play a friendly game against Looking for glory… The Oshana regional under 20-football team claimed top honours in the 2016 edition of the annual Namibian Newspaper Cup. the Oshana 11, a Second Division team, on Saturday March 10 to test their readiness. – NFA org.com Including the netball teams, the other groups are as follows: Group A: Kunene, Khomas, Otjozondjupa, Kavango West Group B: Zambezi, Erongo, Omaheke, Omusati Group D: Ohangwena, Kavango East, //Kharas. SCORE Namibia organizes 5 th coaching camp with Adidas Staff Reporter Mariental SCORE Namibia organised its 5 th coaching camp in Mariental, Hardap Region from the 15th to the 23rd of last month. Through its corporate social responsibility wing the Adidas fund gives opportunities to employees to volunteer at Adidas-funded projects across the world. SCORE is one of the organizations which Adidas funds and this year sent 12 volunteers from the and headquarters in Germany in Herzogenaurach. nization that works across communities in Namibia using sport as a tool to bring about sustainable community development, individual empowerment and social transformation. NAM-VIP (Namibia Volunteer Involvement Programme) recruits, trains and supports local community volunteers to organize and lead sport, and recreational activities and development initiatives for children and youth in seven communities, i.e. Kayengona, Khorixas, Mariental, Ongwediva, Oshakati, Rundu, and Windhoek. The two-part camp saw Adidas volunteers training NAM-VIP volunteers in organizational and managerial related topics such as effective communication, goal setting, event planning, marketing and social media, leadership styles and effective teamwork. A total of 26 Namibian volunteers from seven communities were trained. TECHNICAL ENQUIRIES: FORMAL ENQUIRIES SHOULD BE ADDRESSED TO THE SECRETARY, AND WILL BE COMMUNICATED AND SHARED WITH ALL BIDDERS. A BRIEFING MEETING 14 DAYS BEFORE CLOSURE, 20 TH MARCH 2018. DOCUMENTS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE OFFICE OF: THE SECRETARY PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT UNIT GROUND FLOOR, FINANCE & PROCUREMENT HARVEY STREET WINDHOEK TENDERS MUST BE FORWARDED TO: THE SECRETARY PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT UNIT OR DEPOSITED IN: THE TENDER BOX; GROUND FLOOR Building up… SCORE’s mission is to provide children and youth with valuable skills and opportunities that they need to succeed in life and contribute to their communities. Skilling… Adidas and the NAM-VIP volunteers coached more than 300 children from the community of Mariental in basketball, football, handball, netball, tennis and volleyball each afternoon at the sports grounds of Danie Joubert Combined School.
Monday, February 5 2018 | NEW ERA Rock n Run a big hit amongst participants SPORT 23 Eliphas ‘Aupapa’ Shipanga More than 1,500 participants attended this year’s Rock n Run in Windhoek. FNB Namibia’s communications manager, Elzita Beukes, said the excitement and fun on the day was overall truly electrifying. She added: “As in the past, people really went all out with their costumes and we were proud to award Marelee Ferretra and Anri Brynard with the prize of N,000 as the best dressed. The winners of the dodgeball were the Godfathers, who enjoyed the game tremendously whilst playing with a lot of pride.” - Young Cobous claims bronze medal at World Youth Games Staff Reporter Windhoek Carel “Cabous” Olivier, 19, - - Talented… Cabous, 19, right with Connie lives in Walvis Bay, and was probably the youngest at this ing at Potchefstroom University, near Johannesburg. - nd The 2 nd rd - - - - - in