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Gambia Women volleyball team eyes Gold Medal at Olympic qualifiers

Jan 8, 2020, 12:36 PM | Article By: Lamin Gibba

The Gambia National Women Volleyball team are eyeing a goal medal at the 2020 Zone two beach volleyball qualifiers in Guinea Conakry. The sub-regional qualifiers will run from January 8 to 12.

Team captain, Abie Kujabi said they have been training very hard for the championship, adding that they are committed for the tournament. She said they are going to secure a gold medal for the country.

Head coach, Pa Barrow remained optimistic that his side will claim a gold medal at the Zone 2 Olympic qualifiers in Guinea Conakry. ‘‘We will use the Olympic qualifiers in Guinea to prepare ourselves well for the Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2020,’’ coach Barrow said.

Mariatou Gitteh recently joined the team and is part of the pair that will represent the country in Guinea Conakry for the beach volleyball qualifiers.

The players and officials who travel to Guinea Conakry for the 2020 Zone two beach volleyball qualifiers are:

Abie Kujabi

Saffie Sawaneh

Fatoumatta Ceesay

Mariatou Gitteh


Pa Babucarr Barrow Coach and head of delegation

Fatou I.F Colley referee