July 27, 2013

Action returns on sand| National Castle Lite Beach Volleyball Championship

Come this Sunday July 28 at Lido Beach Entebbe sportsmen and revelers are expected to flock the Lake Victoria-side spot as Beach Volleyball rebrands to National Castle Lite Beach Volleyball Championship.

Action from the 2012 national beach volleyball championships at Lido
Action from the 2012 national beach volleyball championships at Lido

The event is also a landmark moment for Uganda Volleyball Federation(UVF) to select the National Squad that shall embark on a special preparation for the forthcoming World FIVB Kampala Open in September 2013.

Players have been yearning for engagement ever since February 2013 when the water levels rose undermining the playing area.

Nile Breweries Limited who are behind the development of the sport at National and level are the title sponsors for the FIVB OPEN in September recently in conjunction with UVF re-branded the National Tour to Castle Lite National tour.

Top stars will be up for grueling re-ignition and it may be another awesome competition especially in the men’s category.

The likes of Dickens Otim, Ambrose Okello,Issac Omedo,Emmanuel Kato, Amon Aineybona, Mathew Mwenyi  are just a few to mention for the ultimate honor in the men’s category.

Women’s category has big names like Jospehine Nammanda, Diana Agaba, Alice Okecho, Sharon Pajije,Hafsa Nakalema, Mercy Tabitha and Peace Busingye will be aloft to capture a ticket to the squad.

The Castle lite moment will be part of an action packed volleyball week that include the Zone-5 World indoor volley ball championship qualification at the MTN Arena Lugogo and later in Nairobi,Kenya

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