Category: Sports

PHOTOS: BVI beaten 6-0

PHOTOS: BVI beaten 6-0

BVI FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION (press release) – The BVI Football Association’s 40th Anniversary International Friendly against St. Vincent and the Grenadines might not have produced the right result, a 6-0 defeat, but it was certainly the right choice of opponent as […]

by / on September 22, 2014 at 6:30 AM /
PHOTOS: Tortola horses win overseas

PHOTOS: Tortola horses win overseas

A number of horses from Tortola in the BVI on Sunday performed impressively at the Clinton E. Phipps Racetrack in the neighbouring US Virgin Islands, with three of them securing victories, one coming in second, three earning third position and […]

by / on September 9, 2014 at 8:00 AM /
PHOTOS: Power Outage win softball clash

PHOTOS: Power Outage win softball clash

Power Outage on Friday (August 29) beat the Pirates to emerge victors in the 2014 Berth ‘Big Man’ Henley Fast Pitch Softball League on Tortola. Pirates were beaten 6-5 to lose the championship series four games to three. Power Outage […]

by / on August 31, 2014 at 10:03 AM /
Focus on youths as BVIFA celebrates 40 years

Focus on youths as BVIFA celebrates 40 years

Noting that young footballers in the territory have been showing great improvement and dedication that may one day put the British Virgin Islands on the football map, the BVI Football Association (BVIFA) said one of its focuses will be on […]

by / on August 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM /
Warner cops gold at Youth Olympics

Warner cops gold at Youth Olympics

BVI Athletics Association (press release): With a little help from her new found friends from around the world – several of who didn’t speak her language  – the BVI’s Lakeisha “Mimi” Warner won a Youth Olympic Games Mixed 8 x100m Relay […]

by / on August 25, 2014 at 2:41 PM /
PHOTOS: Softball result

PHOTOS: Softball result

PRESS RELEASE – Pirates defeated Power Outage 7-5. Pirates had 7 runs, 6 hits, 5 errors and left 7 runners on base. Power Outage had 5 runs, 5 hits, 5 errors and left 6 runners on base. The winning pitcher […]

by / on August 25, 2014 at 2:39 PM /
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 /