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SAA Academy

Star Athletics Academy. 
The Star Athletics Academy, "SAA Burundi", is an Athletics training and talent development Academy by the NGD Sports Department of NGD Foundation with aims to train young athletes and provide them with skills that will help them become successful in 
running and cycling Athletics

Our Vision.
Through sports programs by the NGD Star Sports Department of NGD Foundation, the Star Athletics Academy strives to create a Burundi led by well-informed and responsible citizen leaders who possess the discipline and skills they need to build the country they deserve.

Our Mission.
The Star Athletics Academy’s mission is to promote positive youth development and citizenship through high quality sports instruction, top-tier academic training, and an integrated life-skills program that encourages young members to focus on the future, avoid risk and engage in the world with a global perspective.

Our Sporting Events.
Our running and cycling Athletics Academy offers a collection of sporting events that involve competitive running and cycling. The main competitive events that we organise are: Tour de Magara for cyclists and Magara Cross Country for runners.
Staff of Star Athletics Academy:

1. Président / Représentant (PR): 

2. Directeur Technique (DT): 
Mr. Christian NSENGIYUMVA.

4. Encadreur Sportif (ES Minago): 

5. Encadreur Sportif (ES Gitaza): 

6. Encadreur Sportif (ES Magara): 
Our Belief.
At Star Athletics Academy, our purpose is to kindle the love for running and cycling Athletics. We believe that every child can benefit from playing sports and pride ourselves in promoting fair play, positive attitudes, teamwork, self-respect and personal self-esteem.

Our Promise.
We promise to promote joy, ignite passion and develop skills. Our programs are designed to develop both technical and personal skills, building a foundation for youth development both on and off the court.

Our Locations.
We operate in 3 locations of Rumonge Province in the Republic of Burundi where we annually offer services to more than 900 girls and boys of age 10 through 20 years old (U13, U15, U17, U19, U21) in our Training Centres in Gitaza of Commune Muhuta, Magara of Commune Bugarama, and Minago of Commune Rumonge.

Athletics Clubs of the Academy:

Academy by:
NGD Athletics Section
NGD Star Sports Department

C/O: NGD Foundation
BP: 3262, Bujumbura, Burundi.
4ème Avenue, RN3, Magara II, Zone Magara, 
Commune Bugarama, Rumonge, Burundi.

Tel. (SFA Office) number: (+257) 71 - 499 466.
Fax (SFA Office) number: (+257) 61 - 499 466.