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Bahamas Football Association Officials named for 2019 Referee List
Bahamas Football Association Officials named for 2019 Referee List

December 13, 2018

The Bahamas Football Association is proud to announce that two referees have been accepted to the 2019 FIFA Referees Committee, to the 2019 International lists. The two referees are...

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New roles in IOC management
New roles in IOC management

December 13, 2018

The IOC is adapting its management structure. After 26 years as Director of NOC Relations and of Olympic Solidarity, Pere Miró will henceforth focus exclusively on his role as Deputy Director General for Relations with the Olympic Movement...

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Basketball Superstar Buddy Hield Joins Ministry of Environment's Be A Hero Campaign

December 13, 2018

After receiving major endorsements from well- known sports heroes like Chris ‘Fireman’ Brown, Jonquel Jones, and Shaunae Miller-Uibo, the Ministry of the Environment has added yet another high-profile sports...

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Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl Youth Football Clinic, Sponsored by KFC, set for Wednesday, Dec. 19 at Thomas Robinson Stadium Rugby Fields
Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl Youth Football Clinic, Sponsored by KFC, set for Wednesday, Dec. 19 at Thomas Robinson Stadium Rugby Fields

December 12, 2018

One of the highly anticipated events of Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl week is set for Wednesday, Dec. 19 as the fifth-annual Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl Youth Football Clinic, sponsored by KFC...

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Local Celebrities Lend Talent to Marathon Bahamas Commercial
Local Celebrities Lend Talent to Marathon Bahamas Commercial

December 12, 2018

What do you get when an award-winning filmmaker, a blogger, two talk show hosts, and a popular DJ get together? One of the hottest Marathon Bahamas TV commercials ever...

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Powerade to Fuel United F.C. Footballers

December 11, 2018

Caribbean Bottling Company Returns as Proud Sponsor of United Football Club...The Caribbean Bottling Company (CBC) is proud to return as a sponsor of the United Football Club (United F.C.) for the 2019 season...

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IOC takes leadership role in the UN Sports for Climate Action Initiative
IOC takes leadership role in the UN Sports for Climate Action Initiative

December 11, 2018

As world leaders at the UN Climate Change Summit in Poland (COP24) prepare to implement the Paris Agreement to limit the rise of global temperatures to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has taken on a leadership role in the new UN Sports for Climate Action Initiative, which aims to drive climate action across the sports community...

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Play Off Finals to be held for IC Junior Tennis Series
Play Off Finals to be held for IC Junior Tennis Series

December 10, 2018

After four highly successful events in The 2018 Winterbotham IC Junior Series the “Play Off Finals” are to take place at The National Tennis Centre this coming Saturday 15th December...

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ESPN'S Steve Levy, Desmond Howard Laura Rutledge to call 2018 Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl
ESPN'S Steve Levy, Desmond Howard & Laura Rutledge to call 2018 Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl

December 07, 2018

Veteran ESPN SportsCenter anchor and college football commentator Steve Levy, 1991 Heisman Trophy winner and Super Bowl XXXI MVP Desmond Howard and sideline reporter Laura Rutledge...

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KISS FM DJs to Host Komen Survivors Ceremony
KISS FM DJs to Host Komen Survivors Ceremony

December 07, 2018

5K Event Celebrates 9th Anniversary...The upcoming Susan G. Komen Bahamas Race for the Cure® 5K will be sealed with a kiss in January...

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Tokyo 2020 on track to deliver unifying Olympic Games
Tokyo 2020 on track to deliver unifying Olympic Games

December 05, 2018

During its seventh visit to Tokyo (3-5 December), it was clear to the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission that the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee is on track to host unifying Olympic and Paralympic Games...

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Mom of Eight Ready To Run Marathon Bahamas
Mom of Eight Ready To Run Marathon Bahamas

December 04, 2018

A retired mother of eight who took up running after her marriage ended is gearing up to participate in Marathon Bahamas in January...

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IOC sets up Advisory Committee on Human Rights chaired by HRH Prince Zeid Raad Al Hussein
IOC sets up Advisory Committee on Human Rights chaired by HRH Prince Zeid Raad Al Hussein

December 03, 2018

The IOC Executive Board (IOC EB) today decided to set up an IOC Advisory Committee on Human Rights. It will be chaired by HRH Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights...

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Bahamas Bowl Press Conference to Introduce Head Coaches and Athletic Director

December 03, 2018

Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl Press Conference, November 30, 2018 at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium to introduce the head coaches (FIU’s Butch Davis and Toledo’s Jason Candle) and athletic directors

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Hero World Challenge Winner-Jon Rahm

December 03, 2018

2018 Hero World Challenge on Sunday at Albany -- from left: Tiger Woods; Pawan Mundal, Chairman and CEO/Hero MotoCorp; and Jon Rahm, 2018 Hero World Challenge Winner...

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IOC President commits to significantly increase the number of Young Change-Makers on IOC Commissions for 2019
IOC President commits to significantly increase the number of Young Change-Makers on IOC Commissions for 2019

December 03, 2018

“Let’s join forces to make the world a better place through sport...”

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IOC Executive Board initiates an inquiry into AIBA
IOC Executive Board initiates an inquiry into AIBA

November 30, 2018

The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today decided to initiate an inquiry into the International Boxing Association (AIBA). This is the initiation of a procedure which can lead to the withdrawal of recognition for AIBA...

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2018 Hero World Challenge

November 28, 2018

2018 Hero World Challenge press conference with event host, Tiger Woods today at Albany. The exclusive golf event of the world's top-ranked golfers, November 29 to December 2, 2018 takes place at Albany for the fourth consecutive year...

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Sports Hall of Fame 2018 Induction at Government House

November 27, 2018

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture (MOYSC) inducted the 11 members of the 2018 National Sports Hall of Fame at an Official Ceremony held at Government House, on November 23, 2018...

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IOC Athletes Commission to organise biggest-ever International Athletes Forum in April 2019
IOC Athletes Commission to organise biggest-ever International Athletes Forum in April 2019

November 27, 2018

IOC increases its dialogue with athletes’ commissions around the world even further. The IOC Athletes’ Commission is set to invite the largest ever contingent of international athlete representatives to Lausanne, Switzerland...

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