Re: [PeaceCorpsEEandCA] Charity Football Tournament in Bulgaria
- That soccor tournament is so much fun. I wish I could be there this year!!
RPCV Bulgaria-Chirpan 2005-2007On Dec 7, 2007 3:27 AM, Jimmy Wall < wall.jamesl@...> wrote:
Hello! I'm just posting to let you know that I'm organizing a charity
football (soccer) match in Chirpan, Bulgaria late March, early April
to benefit the new at risk children's center. This is more of a "For
Your Information" post than anything else. It'll be at least a 4 on 4
(or more, depending on interest).
This will be the 3rd year a PCV in Chirpan has organized this event
and it's been wildy popular in the past. So, let me know if you're
interested and if you can organize a team from your town to come and
play. Last year there was a PCV team from Macedonia. They'll be a PCV
vs Municiplaity exhibition match before hand and possibly a cultural
excursion to Chirpan's cultural highlights (we have the oldest
monastery in Europe).
Chripan is located between the Bulgarian cities of Stara Zagora and
Plovdiv, so we have regular buses and trains (If the bus/train is
going to Stara Zagora from Sofia (the capital), they all stop in
Chirpan as well as anything going east to west (and vice versa)
through Stara Zagora or Plovdiv). We have a hotel and I've got a large
Thanks! I'll keep you posted as soon as I get the details ironed out.
I can be reached at Wall.JamesL@... for questions and/or comments.
Melody Jones RPCV Bulgaria 2005-2007
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