NFABD to organise Grassroots Festival next Sunday
Sunday, October 27, 2013
THE National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD)
yesterday announced that they will be organising the
2013 National Grassroots Festival next Sunday.
Held in conjunction with Asian Football Confederation
(AFC) Grassroots Year, the festival will be held at the
Balapan Track and Field of the Hassanal Bolkiah National
Sports Complex in Berakas.
The event will run from 7:30am to 11:30 am, according to
a press release issued by NFABD.
Schoolchildren aged between six and 12 who are selected
from various schools from the four districts will be
participating in this festival.
Parents and members of the public are most welcome to
AFC’s website states that through the AFC Grassroots
Year and also AFC Grassroots Day, which fell on May 15,
the AFC is encouraging member associations to organise
activities to promote and emphasise that football is
accessible and socially beneficial to everyone.
It also provides a strong foundation that will allow
players to progress to the elite level.
The Brunei Times