FNVA hosts De Nangolo Tournament

09 Jun 2017 08:00am
ONGWEDIVA, 09 JUN (NAMPA) – The Far Northern Volleyball Association (FNVA) will on Saturday host a volleyball tournament called ‘De Nangolo’ at the Ondangwa Tennis Court.
FNVA Marketing Commissioner, Tinaye Hercules told Nampa on Thursday the association raised funds for the tournament, while an Ondangwa businessman, Kenneth Nangolo sponsored the trophies and medals.
!Nakapele, MediPark, Otjozondjupa Namibian Police Force (NamPol) and Six Stars are the teams participating in the man and woman categories.
Hercules said the tournament aims developing the game of volleyball in the North.
The first prize for both categories is a trophy, gold medals and N.dollars 1 500.
The runners-up receive silver medals and N.dollars 1 000, while the third prize is bronze medals and N.dollars 500.
FNVA will also host another volleyball tournament at the Oshakati Independence Stadium on the 1 July.
The First National Bank of Namibia is sponsoring the Oshakati tournament with N.dollars 20 000, of which the winning team is to receive N.dollars 2 500 with a trophy and gold medals.
The runners-up of this tournament is to receive N.dollars 1 500 and silver medals and the prize of N.dollars 1 000 and bronze medals go to the third prize winners.
A mixture of men and women will battle it out for the top prize in this FNB Namibia-sponsored volleyball tournament.