The Federation of African University Sports (FASU) in conjunction with the Kenya University Sports Association (KUSA) will host the 7th Edition of FASU Games between 11th and 18th, July, 2014 at the University of Nairobi.
16 countries have confirmed participation among them Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Ghana, Mozambique, Nigeria, Uganda, Rwanda, South Africa and the host country Kenya.
The games to be competed include Badminton, Basketball, Chess, Handball, Karate, Netball, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tae kwo Do, Tennis, Track and Field Athletes, and Volleyball. American football and sitting volleyball shall be demonstration Sports during the Games. The theme of the games is Peace and Solidarity in Africa through University Sports.
The FASU President of FASU Dr. Ralethe Malumbete, the Vice-Chancellor, University of Nairobi, Prof. George Magoha and the Local Organizing Committee will formally unveil the logo, the mascot, and the theme for the games during the publicity campaign and fundraising launch on June 26, 2014 at the University of Nairobi Sports Grounds (Chancellor’s Court) at 10.00 a.m.
The first edition of All Africa Universities games were held in 1974 in Accra, Ghana and the University of Nairobi hosted the tourney in 1978. The 6th edition of the games was held in 2012 in Windhoek, Namibia and the 7th will be held in Nairobi to be hosted by the University of Nairobi.
You are all invited.