2019 Blind Football African Championships entries now open
Date: November 15, 2018
IBSA member countries in Africa can now submit their entries to take part in the IBSA Blind Football African Championships 2019.
The tournament will take place in Ivory Coast from November 15th to 26th and will be hosted by the Ivory Coast Sports Federation for the Blind and Partially Sighted in partnership with Ivory Sport Promotion and Supporters Solidaires.
The winning team will qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
The entry fee for the event is 50 Euros per person per day in a single room and 45 Euros p.p.p.d. in a twin room.
Countries interested in taking part should complete the expression of interest and first entry form (by number) above and return it by Thursday January 31st.
Caption: Action shot from the final of the 2015 African Championships – Morocco (red) versus Cameroon (green and white).
The IBSA Blind Football African Championships 2019 in Ivory Coast will be the fourth African championships. Previous tournaments were held in Lambersart (France, 2014), Douala (Cameroon, 2015) and Praia (Cape Verde, 2017).
Caption: blind football match in progress at the 2015 African Championships in Douala, Cameroon.