THE Bulawayo Metropolitan Province will be holding Youth Education through Sport (Yes) district competitions this week in preparation for the selection of provincial teams set for November 17 in the city.
Bulawayo will host the national finals on December 6-9.
Sport and Recreation Commission co-ordinator for the province, Sam Dzvimbu, yesterday confirmed the development to NewsDay Sport.
“Preparations for the Yes games are going on well. This week we are going to have a district competition for Khami, Mzilikazi and Reigate districts. We are yet to confirm when Imbizo and Bulawayo Central districts are going to hold their competition. We are going to select provincial teams in Bulawayo on November 17 before the regional competitions to be staged in Gweru on November 23,” he said.
Athletes will participate in sporting disciplines which include football (boys and girls), Volleyball (boys and girls) netball for girls, as well as in peer education and community projects.