The Khomas Netball Region is pleased to announce that the Season Opening Tournament which officially kicks off the 2019 Netball Season in the Khomas Region. The Season Opening Tournament will take place on 2 March at the netball courts of the Patrick Iiyambo Police Training College in Kleine Kuppe suburb, Windhoek.
The Tournament is split into three divisions, namely the Premier League, First Division and Second Division, attracting a total of 30 teams. The tournament will be played on a round robin format, and the two top teams in each group will qualify to play in the semi-finals. The winners of those semi-final encounters will compete in the respective finals.
The tournament provides a platform to teams to try out new players and combinations in anticipation of what the Khomas Netball Region Executive Committee hopes to be a very exciting and competitive netball season.
The tournament is made possible in part by the assistance of First National Bank (FNB) Namibia which sponsored trophies and medals for all three divisions for the second successive year.
An Umpires Workshop will take place on the sidelines of the Season Opening Tournament, facilitated by Netball Namibia. The workshop is mandatory for all clubs to attend as it will serv to improve the quality of umpiring and ultimately the quality of netball in the Region throughout the 2019 season and beyond.