Micronesian Games begin in Palau

Last Updated: Sun, 1 Aug 2010 14:32:00 +1000

More than 1000 competitors are taking part in the Micronesian Games, which get underway in Palau today

Domestic athletes will be joined by sportsmen and women from Guam, the Marshall Islands, Kiribati, Nauru, the Northern Marianas, and the Federated States of Micronesia.

Standard sports like basketball and baseball will be played, alongside traditional sports including spearfishing and an outrigger canoe event.

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