07 Jul 2019 14:10pm
OSHAKATI, 07 JUL (NAMPA) The Khomas Region was declared the overall champions of the 2019 Namibian Police Force (NamPol) Annual National Sport Championships which ended at Oshakati in the Oshana Region on Saturday.
The six-day event took place for the 24th consecutive year.
As the overall winner, Khomas scooped the top titles of floating trophies and gold medals in both the main sport codes of the men and women football.
The team also dominated and won in other sport items such as chess, volleyball (men), netball, athletics (men), long jump, javelin (men), shotput (men), high jump (men) and high jump (women).
//Kharas and the host Oshana are in second and third positions.
Prominent Namibian athletes such as Beata Naigambo, Lavinia Haitope, Daniel Nghipandulwa and Mynhardt Kauanivi also featured in the championship for the Khomas Region.
Closing off the event, Commander of NamPol in the Oshana Region, Commissioner Rauha Amwele said participants exercised high discipline and behaved well, with no quarrels encountered during the course of the tournament.
Please keep it up, because there is no force (NamPol) without discipline, Amwele urged the NamPol athletes.
Some 850 NamPol members from the Khomas, Oshana, Omusati, Oshikoto, Otjozondjupa, Kavango East, Erongo, Kunene, //Kharas, Hardap and Omaheke regions participated in the championships.