The Private and International Preparatory Schools Sports Association (PIPSSA) held their annual PIPSSA Olympics on 8 October 2022 at the Crawford International School on the outskirts of Nairobi County.
This year’s event attracted a total of 100 schools competing in seven disciplines including tag rugby which saw six schools take part in an U14 age grade tournament.
Eagles were crowned eventual winners following a 15-10 victory over Kihunguro.
Commenting on the event, David Weru –Kenya Rugby Union Regional Development Officer said, “ “It was a great festival for the children and the coaches and that the future of rugby in our country is looking great.”
“It was great to have Rugby mini Olympics for the second time. The purpose of the mini Olympics is to grow rugby girls and boys into the Olympics as they learn the Olympic Values. It was great to have Michael Otieno, a member of NOCK Institute gracing the occasion. We look forward to a great festival come next year, “ he concluded.