The Ministry of Youth Empowerment, Sports and Recreation in collaboration with the Local Authorities will organise the 2020 Jeux des Jeunes Elites for youth of age categories, 14-15 and 16-17 years, in athletics, badminton, basketball, boxing, cycling, football, handball, judo, swimming, table tennis, volleyball and youth activities on 6, 7 and 8 April. Yachting will be a demonstration sport.
The main objective of these games is to promote sports at regional level and detect young elite athletes.
4300 participants from 12 sports regions of Mauritius as well as Rodrigues and Outer Islands have been registered for the preliminaries out of which 1500 will participate in the finals. The opening and closing ceremonies of the games will be held at Glen Park sports complex.
More information may be obtained by phone on 6865624.