News - Africa

UAE Continues to Spread the Word

Feb. 28, 2013 @ 11:49 UTC

The popularity of Touch in the UAE continues to rise, after a number of Sharjah-based schools received a series of coaching clinics, as they look to implement the sport into their school programs.

The fastest growing sport in the UAE

Feb. 18, 2013 @ 10:04 UTC

The fastest growing sport in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Touch, made its debut on the Abu Dhabi Schools fixture recently with the commencement of the Abu Dhabi Schools Touch Super Series. This competition will run for 10-weeks every Monday afternoon from 21st January.

In Touch with Bhubesi Pride

Feb. 18, 2013 @ 10:03 UTC

Nelson Mandela was attributed with saying: "Sport has the power to change the world, the power to inspire, the power to unite people in a way that little else can." And so with that belief firmly entrenched, England Touch is pleased to announce it's support of the Bhubesi Pride in Africa.

FIT Welcomes New President

Jan. 14, 2013 @ 3:21 UTC

It is with pleasure that the Federation of International Touch (FIT) announces the appointment of Erick Acker (France) as FIT President through until AGM 2015, as well as the appointment of two new FIT Board Directors: Mel Mallam from Switzerland (legal and international sport expertise) and Angela Calder from Australia (sport development and international sport expertise).

Seasons Greetings from FIT

Jan. 7, 2013 @ 10:24 UTC

The Federation of International Touch (FIT) would like to extend its warmest seasons greetings to all across the globe. May this festive season be all that you deserve - filled with fun, laughter, and precious family memories.