“A dream come true” is how Vanuatu under 19 coach Andrew Mansale describes what it would mean to his side to qualify for the 2018 ICC U19 Cricket World Cup in New Zealand.
Shefa Netball finished its 2017 Championship last Friday 21st July, 2017. Due to the Mini Games in December of this year, and the need for members to concentrate on preparing for the Games – all its Championship games were planned right from the beginning of this year to finished by the end …
The Van2017 Volunteer program has started to recruit Team Leaders who will take charge of volunteers in an array of vital services during the Mini Games.
The Vanuatu Netball Federation has selected 16 bench officials who have undergone one week of training on how to carry out their duties during a game.
The next generation of talented Pacific cricketers will be on show in next month’s 2018 ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup – East Asia-Pacific Qualifier 2017 on the stunning island of Samoa.
The 7th running of the Wilco Relay happened on the weekend and it was a great success. A great success because for the first time, there were no complaints at the finish and no accusations of cheating.
This year’s Children’s Day program was very special as communities, churches and schools around Port Vila and Efate sought to bring laughter and smiles to children’s faces.
Taem we olgeta futbol fan oli stap wet blong harem apdet blong Bong Kalo wetem trial blong hem long Europe, i lukim foma Italian Digicel Amicale koj, Marco Banchini, hemi openem wan rod blong Kalo long Spain.
The Vanuatu Men’s National cricket team has been selected for their upcoming tour to South Africa where they will be competing in the ICC World Cricket League Division 5 tournament commencing on September the 3rd. This is the second time in 2 years Vanuatu has qualified for the tournament an…
Port Vila Football Association premia divisen Independence Cup, i lukim Amicale, Erakor, Ifira, Shepherds mo Tafea oli bukum wan ples long semi faenol finis.
An 18-year-old Ni-Vanuatu medical student is crafting his country’s name in the Australian soccer arena in the club he plays for, in Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia.
Vanuatu’s boxing lightweight champion, Lionel Warawara will likely not compete in the AIBA World Championship (WC) in August due to delay of financial assistance. Coach and MP, Uri Warawara said Lionel has competed in Oceania and was qualified to the AIBA World Championship in Germany.
The Vanuatu Ministry of Health (MoH) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Van2017 to provide medical, allied health and nursing services to the 2017 Pacific Mini Games in December.
Vanuatu Cricket staff were fortunate to participate in a Water and Sanitary Hygiene (WASH) workshop facilitated by Live and Learn on the 6th of June 2017.
With the 2017 Schools Rowing Regatta only a week away on the morning of the Children’s Day Public Holiday, Monday 24th of July, training has kicked up a notch or two at the Port Vila Rowing Club as schools and secondary institutions from around Port Vila put in the final few days of preparation.
“Sapos mi save mekem, yu tu yu save mekem,”(If I can do it, anyone of you can do it) hem i toktok we kapten blong olgeta U20 tim long Korea, i talem long ol piknini long home vilej blong hem long Tanna.
The Van2017 Organizing Committee is working with the Port Vila Efate Land Transport Association (PVELTA) to allocate 50 contracted buses in Port Vila for the transportation of over 2,000 athletes and officials of 24 countries coming for the 10th Pacific Mini Games in Vanuatu in December.
The Vanuatu Civil Society Disability Network (VCSDN) has pledged to support Van2017 in creating an inclusive and accessible 2017 Pacific Mini Games.
Young soccer enthusiast kids travelled from as far as Pango and Eratap to turn up every Saturday to participate in the 10 weeks BSP Soccer Sevens Tournament facilitated through the Digicel Amicale Club.
Archery Technical Delegate, Alison Hagaman from Australia, is representing World Oceania Archery to inspect and assess the Archery Venue in Vanuatu, as the country prepares for the Pacific Mini Games in December.
Asco Motors Toyota, in partnership with the Vanuatu Cricket Association organized another excitement filled day for the unique and amazing ‘Cricket I Blong Evriwan’ program on Wednesday, the 12th of July.
The Van2017 Organising Committee, working in conjunction with Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) have secured five schools in Port Vila to accommodate the 2,000+ arriving teams for the tenth Pacific Mini Games here in the nation’s Capital in December.
The two Government Ministers rallying to give financial incentives to the FIFA U-20 World Cup Vanuatu Team, will hand the cash to the players as promised, on Children’s Day-July 24, 2017.
Paama Sharks and Ifira Black Birds have secured their spot in the women’s Independence knockout semi-finals ahead of the last quarter final round which will be played this Saturday the 15th of July.
We all know in a relay race, each runner must pass on the baton to the next runner. From this sporting rule, the term “passing the baton” has come to mean passing on knowledge and skills to the next person. The Vanuatu Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (VASANOC) organised …
Port Vila club Erakor Golden Star FC have claimed one of Vanuatu’s entries in the OFC Champions League for the second year in a row after defeating Ifira Black Bird FC 2-0 in the final of the Port Vila Super League on Saturday.
The Mele Bulls have produced a commanding performance in Saturday afternoon’s B&P T20 final, smashing the APT Dolphins by nine wickets in front of a 600-strong crowd at Independence Park.
Vanuatu boxer, Lionel Warawara, hemi kasem bak kantri yestedei naet wetem wan Silver Medal afta long Oceania Jampionsip. Warawara hemi lusum only faet long final agensem wan Australian boxa, papa blong hem i konfemem wetem Daily Sports yestedei.
Taking part in the annual event of Career and Orientation days in the Capital is vital for Van2017 to promote the upcoming sporting event to all attendees.
The 2017 OFC U-16 Women’s Championship will see the full complement of OFC Member Associations represented for the first-time in the history of the competition, being held from 4-25 August in Apia, Samoa.
The 10th Pacific Mini Games to be held in Port Vila, Vanuatu in December will combine Sport, Music and Culture highlighted by the annual and regional Music Festival — Fest’Napuan.