The metropolis of Livingstone, Zambia, hosted the Zambezi International Regatta on Sat 25 September. Rowing teams from Oxford, Cambridge and South African universities competed on the Zambezi River, approx. 5km upstream of Victoria Falls.
All is made up our minds for the 2018 regatta rowing sport to be held on October thirteen, on the Zambezi River in Livingstone below the theme rowing for prosperity and cohesion.
Zambezi Boat Membership Regatta Organizing Committee Treasurer Mtala Tembo has told ZNBC news in Livingstone that eighteen teams prefer to this level confirmed participation which is a reduction from last years’ twenty-5 teams.
Tembo says the entry rate for this year’s regatta is Twenty Kwacha all the contrivance thru whereas participation rate has been pegged at a thousand kwacha per personnel.
And Tembo is peaceable inviting to more companies to near aid forward before Thursday which is the closing date for registration.
Tembo says handiest interior most companies bear near on board without a single parastatal and authorities establishments approaching board.
He says the committee has handiest managed to lift thirty % of the a hundred,000 Kwacha regatta funds with handiest TopStar and Kabinda Trust approaching board to sponsor the prestigious occasion.
The sport that has been held since 1905 brings of us from diverse backgrounds collectively once yearly.