Dear Fellow Soccer Aficionados:
Invitation to 2019 STAND for Ubuntu Soccer Tournament
It is with great pleasure Strategies to Advance and Network Deaf Africans for Ubuntu, Inc. (aka STAND for Ubuntu, Inc.), a 501 (c) (3) organization, informs you about the inaugural Ubuntu Cup 2019 to hold at Maryland SoccerPlex in Germantown, MD on June 14-16, 2019.
The Ubuntu Cup 2019 is the first edition of a biennial 7-a-side soccer tournament which will aid the charitable efforts of STAND for Ubuntu, Inc. in supporting Deaf populations all over Africa.
We are proud to say that our Ubuntu Cup will be unique, one of a kind, as it will give players and superstars a stage to live their dreams while contributing to the advancement of Deaf people in Africa.
We are honored to invite you to this arena, SoccerPlex, one of the best in the state of Maryland. A safe environment with 21 natural grass fields, 3 artificial turf fields and 8 indoor arenas, where you can showcase your skills.
On this fine platform, some of the strongest and best soccer teams in the DC Metro area and teams from as far afield as New York, Chicago, Pennsylvania and many more will entertain you.
Summary of the Ubuntu Cup:
A minimum of 16 and a maximum of 32 teams from all over
For players 18 and over (born before June 11, 2001)
7-a-side, with 12 players in each squad
$850.00 per team for registration; half non-refundable deposit payable on registration, the balance by June 2, 2019 (2 weeks prior to the tournament)
Trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd placed teams
Excellent grass fields in a safe environment
Ethnic and American food and drink vendors
Support Deaf Africans through the activity you love: soccer
Memories for the rest of your life
For more information:
Email the Ubuntu Cup 2019 Organizing Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org; to learn more about STAND for Ubuntu, Inc., please visit https://www.standforubuntu.org/; and to register for your team to participate in the 2019 Ubuntu Cup Soccer tournament, please click the following link here.
Entries are open now; you can enter here at any time. Closing date is May 15, 2019.
We look forward to welcoming you and your club to Maryland SoccerPlex for Ubuntu Cup in the summer of 2019.
Kojo Amissah, D.M.
Ubuntu Cup Tournament Director