On Saturday May 5th 2007 a selection of people gathered at the Brufut lower basic school grounds to witness the official launching of www.gilkock.com a website designed to sell and promote the Brufut based community academy; Gilkock Football Academy, Brufut Branch.
launching remarks Mr. Jammeh E.K. Bojang Secretary General of The Gambia
Football Association commended the coaches of the academy for coming up with
such a wonderful idea and urges all other operational academies and sporting
bodies in the
On his part Mr Burama Dibba, deputizing Mr Sang Ndong, proprietor of Gilkock Football Academy advise the interns to be discipline, hardworking, dedicated to achieve the best in football in future. He without doubt thanked and hailed the coaches of Gilkock, Brufut Branch for their creativity steadfastness and urged them to continue the good job already started.
Called on to give his inspirational words, the Alkalo (village head) called on the players to always remember to be patient and hardworking for one canít be successful without been hard working and patient.
Secretary of Gilkock, Brufut Branch gave an overview of the academy outlining
the aims, successes† and
constraints.† He ended his speech by
thanking the Pickett family, John Carter and Family, Mr and Mrs Marijofy
Garforth, Jaap and Anne of Lutjebreok in
Other speakers at the launching included Max Jallow, the imamís representative Alhagie Kemo Manneh, Buba K Jallow, the Technical Director of the academy whilst the vote of thanks was giving by Ousman Jassey a player of the academy.