The AfroGames2018 is a Sports & Cultural event promoting the rights of LGBTI individuals in Africa. It is run by the AfroGames2018 LOC and partnered with the University of KwaZulu-Natal.It aims to promote social cohesion under the UKZN campus community (narrow scope) as well as under the broader SA community and the international community (wider scope), promoting nation building and laying grounds for fostering acceptance and understanding through a 3 day event focussing on sport (team sports) with cultural evenings and culminating in a LGBTI symposium at the School of Law entitled “Decolonising LGBTI rights in Africa”.
DAYONESaturday 8 Dec 2018UKZN Gate 5,HOWARD COLLEGE CAMPUS(UKZN rugby club & field)Arrivals & Registration: @ UKZN, Gate 5 (11h00-16h00)Opening Sporting Event:*Touch Rugby @ UKZN, Gate 5 (13h00-15h00)Official Opening Ceremony of AfroGames 2018@ UKZN, Gate 5 (15h00-20h00)*Teams are welcome to register. Individuals also catered for. Mixed teams also allowed. Contact us for info.
DAYTWOSunday 9 Dec 2018UKZN Gate 10,HOWARD COLLEGE CAMPUS(UKZN sports facilities)Arrivals & Registration @ UKZN, Gate 10 (8h30-14h00)Athletics Event: Track events 100m; 200m; 400m and 800m @ UKZN, Gate 10 (09h30-11h00)Open field, sporting event*Soccer:@ UKZN, Gate 10 (11h00-14h00)*Netball & *Squash events:@ UKZN, Gate 9 (15h00 – 17h00)**Teams are welcome to register. Individuals also catered for. Mixed teams also allowed. Contact us for info.End the evening off with a visit to local LGBTI nightclub Club Altitude (20h00 till late) for the AFROGAMES FUN AWARDS. Free entry.
DAYTHREEMonday 10 Dec 2018UKZN, School of Law, HOWARD COLLEGE CAMPUS(Howard College Theatre)Inaugural LGBTI rights in Africa Symposium: “Decolonising LGBTI Rights in Africa” Howard College Theatre from 08h00-16h00(click on image to enlarge:)
PLAYERNever played before? Why don’t you join in for some fun with our “How to Play” clinics presented by local teams & try-out for a pink rugby, soccer or netball team?