Dominica host the 2011 Junior Squash tournament this weekend
Dominica will for the first time, host the oecs junior squash competition, this weekend.
The event, which will be held at the zone sports club in canefield, will feature competitors from the islands of St Vincent and the Grenadines, British Virgin Islands, St Lucia, and host country, Dominica.
Coordinator of the event, Mrs. Beverly Leblanc says that preparations are now being finalized for the event, and patrons can expect an exciting competition this weekend.
Competitions will be held in a number of categories, including under 11, under 13, under 15, under 17 and under 19.
Although Dominica was unable to field participants in all five categories, Mrs. Leblanc says that the participants representing Dominica come from various primary and secondary schools on the island.
Two of the participants, Garvin Leblanc and Samson Viville said that they are looking forward to the competition, which they believe will be of great benefit to them in furthering their skills in the sport.
The competitions will be held on Friday, April 1st, from 2:00 to 9:000 pm, Saturday from 8:30am to 9:00am and Sunday from 8:30am to 12:30pm.
There will be no entrance fee however patrons are welcome to make a donation in cash or kind.