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Who we are

The Scrabble Association of Uganda (SAU) was created in June 2001 as the organization to manage
scrabble according to International standards and best practices in the Country. This was after an
inaugural tournament that was organized by scrabble players from Nairobi Kenya. SAU is registered
with the National Council of Sports in Uganda. SAU is currently has several subscribed scrabble
clubs spread out throughout the country. Currently there are SAU registered clubs in Mbale, Soroti,
Jinja, Kampala, Mbarara, Kabale, Fort portal and Lira. In addition to these, several Universities
have organized scrabble clubs also affiliated to SAU.

Scrabble calender 2019

Date Tournament Venue Responsible Contact
March 8-10 Raging Furnace V To be announced Chris Ntege +256789063867
March 30-31 Busia Lola hotel Joash Manyasa +254720540515
April 13-14 Inter University MUBS Derrik/Chris +256755600532
April 18-22 ECASA Lusaka, Zambia Mark Okwir +256782352356
April 27-28 Gulu Open Gulu Town Anthony Ojok +256774208041
May 1 Labour day Palm Gardens, Kampala Chris Ntege +256789063867
May 25-26 Mbarara Coffee Bar Chris Kalibbala +256772507016
June 1-3 Goa Furnace VI Palm Gardens Chris Ntege +256789063867
June 29-30 Lira Modern Washing Bay Pierre Opio +265772538272
July 27-28 Soroti Alpha Restaurant Justine Opolot +256772464538
August 24-25 Kampala MUBS Geria Richard +256772442715
September 28-29 Kampala Open MUBS Chris Ntege +256789063867
October 9 Independence Open Palm Gardens Chris Ntege +256789063867
October 25-30 WESPAC Goa, India Mark Okwir +256782352356
November 23-24 Kabale TBD Kamugisha +256772410947
December 14-15 Scrabble on the Nile Source of the Nile Nelson W. Kyagera +256772619706

Meet the team

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Geria Richard

Publicity Secretary

+256772442715

Ariaka.geria@gmail.com

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Chris Kalibbala

Vice President-Admin

+256772507016

chrisjkalibbala@yahoo.com

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Dr. Christopher Ntege

Treasurer

+256793845227

ntegechris@gmail.com

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Dr. Mark Okwir

President

+256782352356

Markdr111@gmail.com

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Dr Edgar Odongkara

Tournament Director

+256779664836

Afib256@gmail.com

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Lawrence Onyoin Yona

Vice President-Technical

+256772696833

lawyonal@yahoo.co.uk

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Rose Kisembo

Assistant General Secretary

+256772454916

Rozekis.rk@gmail.com

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Opio Robert

General Secretary

+256772538272

Robert.opio@gmail.com

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Recent Blog

Scrabble Association of Uganda
13 November, 2018

UGANDAN PASSION, KENYAN FIRE

The final National Tournament before the African Championships in Kirinyaga County took place this past weekend in the Western lakeside City of Kisumu, the glorious land by Lake Victoria of mesmerizing Sunsets, graceful Impalas and a staggering 115 bird species!

Scrabble Association of Uganda
April 14, 2018

LAST CHANCE QUALIFIER MAGIC

WESPAC kicked off with the Last Chance Qualifier (LCQ) for those people who for Business reasons got too busy to play all the local Qualifiers needed to make their National Teams proper for the Main Event. It was a one-dayer featuring 8 games of tension.

Scrabble Association of Uganda
July 15, 2017

UGANDAN CAULDRON

The International boiling Scrabble crucible of the 5th WESPAC Nairobi Qualifier took place in Kampala at the end of May. These tough 18 matches were held at Makerere University Business School (MUBS).

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