Saturday, November 25, 2017

NBV School Competition a success

The NBV U15 and U17 hardball competition kicked off in May and matches were played at Independence Park and Vanuatu Cricket Ground over a period of 5 months.

2017 Oceania Sevens Championships – journey begins for Vanuatu Rugby

One of the major positives to come from participating in the Oceania Championships is that it will provide some much needed preparation for the Pacific Mini Games in Port Vila in December.

Basketball 2017 final tournament on November 18

The aim is to raise funds for the teams that are preparing for the Van2017 Pacific Mini Games. All the income will go to the budget for the preparation.

Australian football introduced at Wan Smol Bag

Speaking to the Independent Online, Nancy Patterson, Program Manager for AFL Vanuatu said as part of their learning lesson on sport this week, it is the first time that the students heard about this unusual and new game.

Beach volleyball women’s team confident for Mini-Games

Linline Mansale said she has participated five times in the Mini-Games and won gold in all her Games.

Vanuatu at 2017 Oceania Sevens Championships

Vanuatu has not participated in the regional Sevens championships for seven years and only two members of this current team have competed internationally at all.

Van2017 gets visit from Vanuatu President

The President led a delegation from State House to the Mini Games office, to meet the Van2017 Team. It was an opportunity for him to deliver his message about the upcoming Games.

Van2017 Security motto: Vanuatu smile

This is one of the biggest workforce groups to be deployed in the five villages, and five Games Venues from November 1 to December 24, 2017.

NE Efate teachers participate in level-O coach education

The course had the sole purpose of educating school teachers on the basics of coaching cricket and scoring for a basic cricket match.

Vanuatu to host in OFC Champions League 2018

From February through to early March the focus will be on the Group Stage of the competition, with Vanuatu, Tahiti, New Zealand and Solomon Islands set to welcome the four groups.