18 May 2011

Arusha to host the 1st Global Kilimanjaro Bowl

Tanzania's northern tourist city Arusha will host the first-ever collegiate American football game on Arusha and African soil on 21 May 2011 (kick off 13:00). Named Global Kilimanjaro Bowl, the event will host college teams from the Drake University of Des Moines, Iowa and the CONADEIP All Stars from Mexico. The match will be held in Arusha's Sheikh Amri Abeid Memorial Stadium.

Prior to the game, the athletes will spend time conducting youth football clinics around the city of Arusha. After the match on Saturday, the players of both teams will will work for three days doing service projects in and around Moshi and climb Mount Kilimanjaro before jetting back home from Arusha on the 31 May 2011.

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