SEVERAL schools were in attendance at yesterday’s briefing of teams by the Petra Organisation as kick-off time for the 9th edition nears. After a hiatus of two years, due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the COURTS Guyana Inc.-sponsored Under-11 Tournament is set to commence this Saturday.
Yesterday’s detailing of the rules and regulations for the upcoming 24-team tournament was preceded by brief remarks from Troy Mendonca of the Petra Organisation and Krystal Van Sluytman, Brands Manager of COURTS who implored the teams’ representatives to have clean fun while sharing camaraderie over the 7-week period. Each competing team was also handed two balls.
Matches will be played at the grounds of the Ministry of Education on Carifesta Avenue every Saturday beginning at 10:00hrs. For the opening day action there will be a march past of the teams at 09:30hrs.