Gozo Festival of Sport weekend starts Friday: Programme announced
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Update with Programme: Starting tomorrow until Sunday, a Gozo Sports Festival weekend of activities is taking place in several locations across the isalnd, with the participation of various sports organisations.
The Minister for Gozo Dr Anton Refalo, earlier this week launched this new initiative, the first of its kind to be held in Gozo.
The weekend of activities will be devoted to various types of sport where Gozitan athletes will meet with the Maltese in various sports. Football, horses, baseball, gymnastics, badminton, motorcycles, Spirit Combat, shooting, rugby and even model airplane flying, which promises to be spectacular, with large models of aircraft being flown from the heliport.
To keep up to date with the programme of events for the weekend please follow the Gozo Sports Board facebook page.
The Ministry for Gozo, through the Directorate of Tourism, will help through financial means, various Malta sports associations to visit Gozo and share their experiences and talents with those in Gozo. “This will encourage internal tourism by various Maltese and encourage them to spend a weekend in Gozo,” the Minister for Gozo said.