By Filemon Haininga
Windhoek – Bridging the Gap Tournament (BGT) was launched in 2019 by Debmarine Namibia as its main sponsor. Due to the outbreak of coronavirus in 2019, the tournament did not take place in 2020 and this year it is scheduled to take place in Erongo region. The date and time of the tournament is yet to be announced. The tournament is made up of categories such as U15 Athletics, U17 Netball and U15 Football teams from all regions in the country.
‘’Debmarine has committed itself to sponsor a sum of N$3m for the tournament’’ said Debmarine CEO, Otto Shikongo. Shikongo further said that Debmarine can use the power of any sport as an agent for promoting social change in the next two consecutive years 2022 and 2023.
The Fixtures are as follows:
3. Kavango – West
5. Kavango – East