U13 Fobisia 2015 – General Information

Under 13 FOBISIA Games

Thursday 12th March – Saturday 14th March, 2015

Garden International School, Kuala Lumpur are delighted to be hosting the Under 13 FOBISIA Games from Thursday 12th March through to Sunday 14th March, 2015.

Schedule:

Wednesday 11th March Teams arrive and check into The One World Hotel
Coaches meeting will be held at 8pm at the One World Hotel Business Centre (Level 1)
Day 1- Thursday 12th March Opening Ceremony followed by Athletics at the Panasonic Shah Alam National Sports Complex (morning)
Swimming at the Shah Alam Aquatic Centre (afternoon)
Day 2 – Friday 13th March Boys Basketball and Girls Football at Garden International School
Day 3 – Saturday 14th March Girls Basketball and Boys Football at Garden International SchoolGala Dinner at Garden International School (evening)
Sunday 15th March Teams Depart

Full details on the specific rules of the competition can be found on this website and in the FOBISIA Handbook.

Games Official Hotel:

During the Games, all teams will be staying at The One World Hotel which has hosted some of the world’s best sports teams when they have visited Kuala Lumpur including Barcelona FC and Arsenal FC.

On Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings, teams will have free time to eat at and explore the adjoining 1 Utama Shopping Centre.

Daily transport from the One World Hotel to competition venues will also be provided.

Additional Key information (further information and website to follow in January 2015)

  • The tournament will take place over 3 days, concluding with a Gala Dinner on the evening of Saturday 14th March .
  • The One World Hotel is located approximately 50 minutes from both KLIA/KLIA 2.
  • 35 minutes from the Shah Alam Sports Complex/ Aquatic Centre and 20 minutes from Garden International School. On Day 1, the travel time between the Shah Alam National Sports Complex and Aquatic Centre is 10 minutes by bus.
  • There is a coaches meeting on Wednesday 11th March at 8pm at the One World Hotel’s Business Centre (Level 1)
  • For Football we will be using two pitches, both 4G astro surface (relaid January 2015), measuring 60m x 40m, located on site at Garden International School.
  • For Basketball, there are two courts, one indoor and one outdoor, both recently resurfaced (January 2015) on site at Garden International School.
  • Morning snacks, refreshments and lunches will be given to all players and staff on all days of competition. Coaches will let know the tournament director know if students have any special dietary requirements.
  • The FOBISIA gala dinner will take place at 5:30pm on Saturday 14th March. The dress code is ‘smart casual.’ This will include a presentation of photos, buffet dinner and awards. The Gala Dinner is for athletes, coaches and officials only.

On behalf of Garden International School, we wish athletes, coaches, supporting families and parents as well as the whole Garden International School community all the best during their time in Kuala Lumpur at the Under 13 FOBISIA Games, 2015.

Warm regards,

Ian Deeth

ATHLETICS DIRECTOR

GARDEN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

 

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