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GG's visit to HMBS Coral Harbour Points to Full Circle 35 years on
February 16, 2015
GG's visit to HMBS Coral Harbour Points to Full Circle 35 years on

Officers and Senior and Junior Rates of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force Friday paid tribute to their ceremonial Commander-in-Chief, Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling at HMBS Coral Harbour...

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Corporal 2453 Desmond Burrows Laid To Rest
July 29, 2008
Corporal 2453 Desmond Burrows Laid To Rest

A chestnut-colored coffin draped with the Bahamian flag attracted the stares of every eye in the packed auditorium, where solemn crowd of uniformed officers, family members, friends and fraternity brothers gathered to say their final good-byes to Corporal 2453 Desmond Burrows.

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September 23, 2010
Judo Federation sending team to Pan Am Championships

THE Bahamas Judo Federation (BJF) will be sending a team to the Juvenile Pan Am Championships in Panama on October 2.

The team (SEE page 10) was selected based on members meeting certain physical and technical criteria, their participation in an intensive summer training camp, and their tournament results in the Bahamas Open in August.

The team is preparing by training 20 hours per week under th...

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The Physical Activity That Curbs Hunger
March 09, 2011
The Physical Activity That Curbs Hunger

Sure, strength training and aerobic exercise can help you work off those extra calories. But it might also help you say no to them in the first place. Thatís just what a recent small study showed. People who lifted weights for 60 minutes - or ran on a treadmill - felt less hungry than those who didnít work out. In fact, a good workout could suppress your appetite for as long as 2 hours afterward.

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June 27, 2011
Robinson, other milestone achievers remembered

Tommy Robinson was the man of the occasion on Wednesday past during the handover ceremony of the new $30 million national stadium from the People's Republic of China to The Commonwealth of The Bahamas at the Queen Elizabeth Sports Centre.

Rightly, this should be the case.
On a number of occasions in this column over the years, I have emphasized the defining moment of track and field in this co...

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June 28, 2011
MoE announces Ed Armbrister Summer Baseball League

Famous Bahamian sports personalities recently gathered together with officials from the Ministry of Education to announce the commencement of the Ed Armbrister Summer Baseball League, and a program to teach and develop baseball through the government schools physical education departments and its male student bodies.

Lionel Sands, Director of Education, commended the group for taking the initia...

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August 20, 2011
Back to where it all started

The old saying 'lightning does not strike the same place twice,' was tossed out the window by president of the local bodybuilding and fitness association Danny Sumner, after learning that El Salvador will host this year's regional championship.

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October 09, 2011
Team Bahamas maintainstraining schedule

A more physical approach to training is being taken by the head coach for the junior women's national soccer team, Daria Adderley, in preparation for the second round of the upcoming regional tournament.
Since securing a spot in the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Women's U-17 qualifying tournament, almost two months ago, members of the nation...

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October 20, 2011
FOR BTO RUNNERS, EVERYONE WHO CROSSES FINISH LINE IS A WINNER

FOR the past two years, a group of employees in the Bahamas Tourist Office in Plantation, Florida, have been engaged in the pursuit of a healthier lifestyle.

Team BTO-Plantation Weight Loss Challenge, has been focusing on proper nutrition and exercise with positive results, including a higher energy level along with a greater sense of well-being.

Participation in the third annual Marathon Bahama...

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