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PNG Canoeing Association Branches Out 21 Dec 2012

 

By Annette Kora

The PNG Canoeing Association is now reaching out to rural areas. The first to succeed with the introduction of a ward competition was Lendial Leman- a Suriba Islander of the Milne Bay Province. The initiative is being funded by the PNG Government through the Go for Gold program administered by the PNG Sport Federation and Olympic Committee.

The ... more

OPPORTUNITY FOR KUMULS IN QLD LEAGUE 18 Dec 2012

By Tauna George

A window of opportunity lies within reach for the PNG Kumuls when they travel to Australia for a friendly match against NRL team South Sydney Rabbitohs next February.

Team manager Kera Ngaffin said local Brisbane team, Ipswhich Jets, whom the Kumuls will be taking on after the match against the Rabbitohs has indicated its interest in secur... more

MUSA SOCCER COMPETITION IMPROVES SKILLS IN VILLAGES IN ORO 17 Dec 2012

By Dorah Gawi

The standard of soccer and skills used during the Musa Soccer Cup in Safia Local Level Government area this Christmas period, is one that youth in the villages can look forward too as two Port Moresby based teams will also be competing so other teams can learn a lot from.

Patron of the Musa Cup Jim Abani says the competition is a new concept... more

DARTS ASSOCIATION ENDS COMPETITION 17 Dec 2012

By Dianne Waketsi

The Port Moresby Darts Association has ended competition for the year after holding its grand final games last weekend.

Organiser Mea Manasse expects to have a bigger and better year for the Darts Association in 2013.

Manasse urged all interested teams and persons to register for next year.

He thanked everyone for making ... more

24 TEAM SIMBU MEMBERS STILL IN KOKOPO 13 Dec 2012

By PSAPAKE

Two weeks after the official closing of the Fifth PNG National Games, and some athletes and officials are still in Kokopo, East New Britain.

Out of the 384 athletes and officials of Team Simbu that participated in the national games, 24 are still waiting to leave.

Simbu Provincial Youth and Sports Coordinator Gabriel Brawaa said the r... more

PNG TABLE TENNIS 13 Dec 2012

By MEQ

The PNG Table Tennis Federation is hosting the PNG Open Championships starting today and ending this Sunday at the PNG IPA in Port Moresby.

The tournament is open to all interested people and a special invitation is extended to expatriates living and working in PNG who would like to take part.

A training camp follows the championship for ... more

ROUND TWO OF COMPTETITION BEGINS FOR PNG MEN’S BASKETBALL LEAUGE 13 Dec 2012

By Pauline Sapake.

The Papua New Guinea Men’s basketball League, will kick start its season at the Sir John Guise Indoor Complex on the 13th of December.

The two premier men’s teams that will hit the courts for the start of round two, includes Saints and Dream Inn Exodus.

PNG Men’s Basketball League Member, Lawrence Lahari says there ar... more