By Kiyimba Bruno
Arrangements for the 6th edition of the Joan Cox memorial tournament are in final stages as sponsors flow in.
This was revealed by Gayaza high school’s Miss Victoria Kisarale during the launch of the two days tournament that is yet to be played.
The games are set for 24th to 25th of February at the sports complex of Gayaza high school where participants shall compete in three sports events unlike the previous years.
“I’m happy to announce that this year we shall have volleyball, Table Tennis and Lawn tennis” noted Kisarale.
She went ahead to highlight the categories that will be competed for where they shall have the schools, clubs and corporate categories all to go back with awards.
” If you don’t win a trophy At least you shall get a certificate” Said Kisarale.
40 schools , 13 clubs and 8 corporate teens are expected participate in this years edition as lamented by the headmistress.
On the same occasion,Emojong Getrude,the communications officer for So Sure sanitary pads revealed to the press that they have sponsored the event by covering all the meals of the day and also donating trophies that shall be won on the same event.
The well intended tournament is meant to promote games and sports that school sees as an essential element in the education process of any child since children are helped to improve their general health and well-being and intra structural potentialities that support their holistic development including academic performance.