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24 teams to compete at 8th edition of SPH Foundation National Primary Schools Tchoukball Championships (Junior Division)

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SPHF tchoukball Photo: SPH Foundation 

Photo: SPH Foundation 

Singapore Press Holdings Foundation (SPH Foundation) will host the eighth edition of the SPH Foundation National Primary School Championships for the Junior Division on 16 and 17 September 2019. The Boys’ Nationals will be held on Monday, 16 September and the Girls’ Nationals will be held on Tuesday, 17 September at Farrer Park Primary School.

Organised by Tchoukball Association of Singapore (TBAS), the event comprises two categories, namely the Senior Division (for boys and girls aged 13 years and under) which was played in May 2019, and the Junior Division (for boys and girls aged 11 years and under) which will take place on 16 and 17 September 2019.

Tchoukball is a non-contact team sport that was invented in 1970 and emphasises on speed, teamwork and strategy. It involves a unique set of rules and elements of volleyball, basketball and handball. The sport can be played by anyone regardless of varying physical and sporting abilities.

The sport is swiftly gaining popularity with over 37 associate clubs registered with TBAS and is now being played in more than 130 schools across Singapore.

 

Boys’ (Juniors) Nationals

Date: Monday, 16 September 2019

Time: 12.30pm to 5.45pm

Venue: Farrer Park Primary School (2 Farrer Park Rd, Singapore 217567)

 

Girls’ (Seniors) Nationals

Date: Tuesday, 17 September 2019

Time: 12.30pm to 5.45pm

Venue: Farrer Park Primary School (2 Farrer Park Rd, Singapore 217567)