Thursday, 26 February 2015

Scrabble Competition holds in Port Harcourt





The 2nd edition of the Port Harcourt Scrabble Championships earlier scheduled for February 27-29, will now hold from March 6 – 8.


The Technical Director of the Federation, Federa Faruk Babainna, told Extra Time that the players are expected to arrival on March 6.

“The venue of the competition is Total Club, 3 Ogoja Close, Amadi Flats, Old GRA, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. And games will start on Saturday, March 7, by 8:30am, while registration fees for the meet is N3, 000,” he said.

National Senior Coach, Prince Tony Ikolo, revealed that invited players are encouraged to give their consent to the Tournament Director before February 28 by text message or through the reply of the email privately sent to them so as to confirm their participation.

He directed all the invitees to come along with their complete scrabble playing materials of Scrabble Board, Protile, Timer and a set of Rack as players without these items will not be allowed to participate.

“Registration closes at 8pm on Friday, February 6, as Round 1 pairings will be on scan group same day.