In an effort to curb crime and encourage an active participatory citizen through sport, Umzimvubu Local Municipality will be hosting the Annual Mayoral Cup Tournament on Saturday 22 June at the Mount Ayliff Stadium in EmaXesibeni. More than 200 young stars will participate in the tournament this coming Saturday.

The much anticipated tournament began at ward level where all teams from the same ward competed against each other to produce one team that will represent their respective cluster. The official sporting codes are as follows; Football, Netball, Boxing and Rugby. The Municipality consists out of 6 clusters, namely; Nophoyi, Buffalo Neck, Msukeni, Shinta, KwaBhaca, and Emaxesibeni. The respective clusters have a minimum of 6 teams on each of the above mentioned codes that are expected to compete in Saturday’s tournament.

We are now at the championship level were a knockout system will be used to determine the 2019 Champions. The tournament will start with a 5 kilometres fun run and thereafter proceed to the main games. Winners of the will be crowned and awarded upon completion of all sporting codes.

The details for the tounament are as follows:
Date : Saturday, 22 June 2019
Time : 07h30
Venue : Emaxesibeni (Mount Ayliff) Stadium


For any enquiries or more information kindly contact:

Mrs Nokhanyo Zembe
HOD: Communications and SPU
Umzimvubu Local Municipality
Zembe.Nokhanyo@umzimvubu.gov.za
039 255 8508 / 072 091 3952
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