Ongwediva hosting national karate championship

18 Jul 2013 11:10
ONGWEDIVA, 18 JUL (NAMPA) ? Karate-Zen Oshakati will host a national karate championship event at Ongwediva?s Sam Nujoma Multi-purpose Centre Hall in the Oshana Region this Saturday.
The director of the championship event, Freddy Mwiya told Nampa on Thursday teams from as far as Windhoek, L├╝deritz, Katima Mulilo and Rundu will compete for the top honours in the tournament.
A number of Karate-Zen Oshakati?s members form part of the national karate team.
?They have represented Namibia at various international championships, and will also be in action on Saturday,? Mwiya stated.
A Namibian karate team which has been invited to the Commonwealth Karate Games to be hosted by Canada in October this year will also be announced during the championship event.
The tournament kicks off on Saturday morning.