Source: Free Kicks
The pitches were dilapidated and the players didn’t have proper gear, but it was soccer all the same. Chris Lemay, a Cal South soccer coach of ten years, and his brother Scott had traveled to Monze, Zambia to find that love for “the beautiful game” could survive and flourish anywhere. Lemay, who owns Soccer in the Sand, a company specializing in beach soccer tournaments, had brought his passion for the game to Zambia to organize games for underprivileged children to educate and enhance their lives and provide the tools for future soccer organization in the area. Chris tells his story below:
Author: Diane Scavuzzo
San Diego’s Soccer in the Sand beach tournament championship games are played today and tournament director Chris Lemay is proud of how well all the teams are performing. The tournament has a fabulous turnout with more than 1000 participants registered to play in Coronado June 5th and 6th, 2010.