Category: Sports

BVI brings home squash championship title

BVI brings home squash championship title

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) has won the title of Overall Senior Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Squash Champion. It was represented by 15 players in competitions against St Vincent and The Grenadines (SVG), as well as St Lucia […]

by / on June 8, 2017 at 3:31 PM /
Boys ready to represent BVI abroad

Boys ready to represent BVI abroad

The BVI Football Association National Under-15 Boys team is ready to depart next week for St Maarten to participate in the inaugural Soualiga Championship, which will also feature teams such as Anguilla, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, Barbados, Dominica, Martinique, and the […]

by / on May 25, 2017 at 6:46 AM /
Athletics boss pleads to ‘very large’ corporate BVI

Athletics boss pleads to ‘very large’ corporate BVI

By Davion Smith, BVI News Online Staff President of the BVI Athletics Association (BVIAA) Steve Augustine has made a public appeal to the Government and corporate entities in the British Virgin Islands to support local athletics. “As long as they […]

by / on May 24, 2017 at 7:11 AM /
This is just the beginning, Kyron says during celebration

This is just the beginning, Kyron says during celebration

By Davion Smith, BVI News Online Staff While several persons including Premier Dr D Orlando Smith gathered yesterday to celebrate Kyron McMaster for his world-leading run of 47.80 seconds in the 400 Metre Hurdles, McMaster shone light on the persons […]

by / on May 23, 2017 at 7:54 AM /
Jamaica’s oldest newspaper: We now know McMaster

Jamaica’s oldest newspaper: We now know McMaster

Jamaica Gleaner – WITH so many top international athletes on show at the Jamaica International Invitational Meet inside the National Stadium last Saturday, not many local fans knew about Kyron McMaster of the British Virgin Islands, but after the Men’s […]

by / on May 22, 2017 at 6:59 AM /
Gold rings, new junior league in basketball competition

Gold rings, new junior league in basketball competition

PRESS RELEASE – As momentum continues to build for the 2017 annual Hon Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball League, the competition is getting even more exciting. The League is pleased to announce that, in celebration of its 5th […]

by / on April 28, 2017 at 8:21 AM /
PHOTOS: Excitement in the stands; excitement on track

PHOTOS: Excitement in the stands; excitement on track

Excitement in the stands at Clinton E Phipps Race Track was not outdone by that on the track yesterday (April 27) as horses from the Tortola in the British Virgin Islands matched speed with others from the neighbouring US Virgin […]

by / on April 28, 2017 at 6:34 AM /
Oil Nut Bay hosts local basketball team  Bayside Blazers 

Oil Nut Bay hosts local basketball team  Bayside Blazers 

PRESS RELEASE – The local basketball team Bayside Blazers, founded in 2014, was on April 14 hosted for a tour and lunch at the world famous Oil Nut Bay, on the island of Virgin Gorda, BVI. Both members and players […]

by / on April 27, 2017 at 8:01 AM /
Myron banks on Kyron, needs money for athletes

Myron banks on Kyron, needs money for athletes

By Horace Mills, BVI News Online Staff All lawmakers who mentioned the issue agreed that homage should be paid to the British Virgin Islands’ athletes who have been performing relatively well on the international stage in recent times. But some […]

by / on April 25, 2017 at 8:19 AM /
3 silver, 3 bronze

3 silver, 3 bronze

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) has earned a total of six medals at the 2017 CARIFTA Games, which ended yesterday (April 17) at the Ergilio Hato Stadium in Curaçao. Djimon Gumbs copped two silver medals and Akira Phillip earned one […]

by / on April 18, 2017 at 7:45 AM /