The association of Malawi (HAM) responded to the state of disaster declared by his excellency the state president of Malawi professor Arthur Peter Mutharika on friday the 20th of march 2020 by cancelling all Field Hockey related events and activities under the association’s jurisdiction effective monday the 23rd of march 2020 until further notice.
These activities include all children hockey academy camps,all field hockey schools and clubs training sessions or friendly games,tournaments as well as all HAM upcoming events and activities.
In a press release dated 23rd march 2020 published by the association’s General Secretary Lameck Fiwa,the association urges all its affiliates and members to observe this cancellation of activities and help the nation in fighting the pandemic.
Recently,other sporting associations sucha as the Super league of Malawi(SULOM) also postponed the start of the new football season which was scheduled to begin last sartuday the 21st of march 2020.
By Jones Mwambera