Category: Sports

The future is bright, says Fahie while urging residents to attend athletic showcase on Friday

The future is bright, says Fahie while urging residents to attend athletic showcase on Friday

The First District is gearing up for a spectacular athletic showcase on Friday (August 22), and persons are being urged to come out in their numbers to support the youths. The event will be held at the Capoons Bay Recreational […]

by / on August 21, 2014 at 7:04 AM /
BVI loses to French Saint Martin

BVI loses to French Saint Martin

PRESS RELEASE: In a crazy last fifteen minutes the BVI missed a golden opportunity to put the game against French Saint Martin to bed and then handed their opponents not only an equalizer, but also two further goals to gift […]

by / on August 19, 2014 at 6:30 AM /
Athletes in China raring to go

Athletes in China raring to go

Eight BVI athletes are down to compete for Olympic glory at the second Youth Olympic Games set to kick off in Najing, China, on Saturday (August 16). The athletes who will be vying for top spot in their respective areas […]

by / on August 14, 2014 at 7:37 AM /
Henry fourth in discus contest overseas

Henry fourth in discus contest overseas

  BVI Athletics Association (Press Release) — Eldred Henry closed his inaugural season as a senior athlete with a fourth place finish in the NACAC Under-23 Championships Discus Throw, followed by a fifth place finish in the Shot Put at […]

by / on August 11, 2014 at 7:54 AM /
Basketball league to feature some 18 teams

Basketball league to feature some 18 teams

PRESS RELEASE: With anticipation high and competition expected to be stiff, the much anticipated Hon. Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball League will start on Friday, 15 August 2014 at the Save the Seed Centre in Duffs Bottom, Tortola. […]

by / on August 8, 2014 at 9:12 PM /
National record tumbles as athletes get into action

National record tumbles as athletes get into action

Press Release: A National Record in the Shot Put and an IAAF World Jr. Championships 200m qualifier for two 2013 Carifta Games silver medalists, highlighted the 5th BVI Athletics Association Development Series meet on Saturday at the A. O. Shirley […]

by / on February 3, 2014 at 6:43 AM /
Premier and Division Leagues get underway with intense actions

Premier and Division Leagues get underway with intense actions

PRESS RELEASE: The 2013/14 National Premier and Division One Leagues kicked off on Sunday January 26th at the A.O. Shirley Ground with two hard fought, tense and exciting draws to keep a large, boisterous and enthusiastic crowd on the edge […]

by / on January 26, 2014 at 7:26 PM /
Sukhu, Brownsdon start series with victories

Sukhu, Brownsdon start series with victories

Press Release: Ravi Sukhu and Kathleen Brownsdon kicked off the 2014 BVI Road Racing season in Virgin Gorda on Saturday with victories, in the Dive BVI 5K Series that attracted 61 participants. Sukhu held off Virgin Gorda’s Emrol Amsterdam who […]

by / on January 21, 2014 at 6:00 AM /
Twin sisters demolish national records

Twin sisters demolish national records

Press Release: A pair of twin sisters demolished a set of Tahiriah Lewis’ 12-year old National Records in the throwing events, highlighting the BVI Athletics Association third Development Series meet at the A. O. Shirley Recreation Grounds on Friday night. […]

by / on January 19, 2014 at 10:29 AM /
Two-tier football league to be launched

Two-tier football league to be launched

Continuing the process of developing the game within the territory, the BVI Football Association (BVIFA) will launch a two-tier football league as it approaches its 40th anniversary season (2014/15) Early action in the 2013/14 season featured both the Virgin Gorda […]

by / on January 9, 2014 at 6:25 AM /