Sports

IOC sanctions one athlete for failing anti-doping test at London 2012
IOC sanctions one athlete for failing anti-doping test at London 2012

January 17, 2019

The protection of clean athletes and the fight against doping are top priorities for the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as outlined in Olympic Agenda 2020, the IOC’s strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement. The IOC is currently conducting additional analyses on the samples collected from the Olympic Games London 2012. This programme, which uses the latest scientific analysis methods, aims to test samples for all substances prohibited in 2012...

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Stockholm-Are and Milan-Cortina submit innovative Games plans for the Olympic Winter Games 2022
Stockholm-Are and Milan-Cortina submit innovative Games plans for the Olympic Winter Games 2022

January 11, 2019

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today received Candidature Files from Stockholm-Are (Sweden) and Milan-Cortina (Italy)* for the Olympic Winter Games 2026...

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Minister's Lloyd & D'Aguilar Enjoy Weekend Baseball Home Run Derby at Montague

January 07, 2019

Minister of Education, the Hon. Jeffrey Lloyd and Minister of Tourism and Aviation, the Hon. Dionisio D'Aguilar joined the fun at 'Don’t Blink Bahamas Home Run Derby 2019' on Saturday at Montagu Beach...

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American Dad To Run MB To Pay Son's Medical Bills
American Dad To Run MB To Pay Son's Medical Bills

January 05, 2019

An American father who runs marathons and uses the prize money to help pay for his young son’s medical bills, will be running Marathon Bahamas in January...

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Friends In Training To Celebrate 20th Anniversary At Marathon Bahamas
Friends In Training To Celebrate 20th Anniversary At Marathon Bahamas

January 04, 2019

Members of a South Florida marathon and half marathon training program will be celebrating their 20th anniversary by running Marathon Bahamas in January...

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CBC Powerade Proud to Support 2019 Don't Blink Home Run Derby
CBC & Powerade Proud to Support 2019 Don't Blink Home Run Derby

January 03, 2019

The Caribbean Bottling Company (CBC) is proud to hydrate some of the country’s top minor league and several international major league baseball players, with Powerade...

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The Nassau Guardian's Team of the Year
The Nassau Guardian's Team of the Year

January 03, 2019

An unexpected silver medal from a makeshift team that was reportedly still reeling from a subpar showing at the world championships the year before, highlights the accomplishments that led to the naming of The Nassau Guardian’s Team of the Year.

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Confusion exists regarding functioning protocol of international sports bodies

January 03, 2019

Earlier in the year, the International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) seemingly broke a long-standing international jurisdiction code by involving the Government of The Bahamas, through the Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture, in a member body matter, I was told.

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Jones, Bobcats end year on winning note
Jones, Bobcats end year on winning note

January 03, 2019

After being off the court for two weeks, Kai Jones and his Brewster Academy Bobcats walked away as the winners of the 2018 John Wall Holiday Invitational, David West Bracket, which was held from December 26-29, 2018 in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. Playing in front [...]
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17th Annual Bul Regatta, Exuma

January 02, 2019

17th Annual Bul Reg Regatta for Class C Boats was held over the weekend in George Town, Exuma. The Cameron Williams Cup Race was the only race...

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Senior Male Athlete of the Year
Senior Male Athlete of the Year

January 02, 2019

The Bahamas has a pair of basketball players playing as well as any pair from the country in the history of the game.

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Bul Reg dominates competition at 'C' Class regatta
Bul Reg dominates competition at 'C' Class regatta

January 02, 2019

Bul Reg continues to dominate in its home harbour, coming out on top at the 17th Annual Bul Reg ‘C’ Class Regatta, in George Town, Exuma, this past weekend.

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The Nassau Guardian's Senior Female Athlete of the Year

December 31, 2018

Yet again, Shaunae Miller-Uibo is an undisputed winner of The Nassau Guardian's Senior Female Athlete of the Year honor. The 24-year-old Bahamian was in a class by herself all year, the only Bahamian female athlete to achieve international acclaim among her global peers. In fact,...

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Saunders heading to senior bowls wants to go pro

December 31, 2018

Bahamian tight end Mavin Saunders played his final game for the Kansas Jayhawks in November, but the Bahamian collegiate tight end has been invited to play in two senior bowls in January. He is looking to upgrade his draft stock going into next year's National...

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Young Bahamian cyclist heads to Colombia to train

December 31, 2018

Bahamian cyclist Felix Neely is getting ready to leave for Medellín, Colombia for three months, set to receive intense training in preparation for what he hopes will be a professional career.

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World Archery Bahamas celebrates successful fifth year

December 29, 2018

Established in 2013 in a backyard using homemade PVC bows and shooting at very close distances, The Bahamas Archery Federation, now called World Archery Bahamas, has come a long way. In April of this year an eight-member delegation led by the current president, David Rahming...

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Bahamas Allstars, Marching Band Played 'Funky Nassau' for The Bahamas Bowl

December 27, 2018

FIU and Toledo universities competed in the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl on Friday, at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium, with FIU victorious...

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Sports Minister Lanisha Rolle Meets with Players and Officials at the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl

December 21, 2018

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Lanisha Rolle meets with players and officials before the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium, Friday, December 21, 2018...

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Sports Minister Welcomes Organizers and Participants in the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl

December 21, 2018

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, the Hon. Lanisha Rolle welcomed organizers and participants in the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl during a press conference at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium, Thursday, December 20, 2018...

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The Bahamas Professional Gold Tour BPGT Championship Tournament Finale is HERE!
The Bahamas Professional Gold Tour (BPGT) Championship Tournament Finale is HERE!

December 19, 2018

May 25th 2018 marked the launch of The Bahamas Professional Golf Tour (BPGT) Series of Professional Signature Golf Classics and the excitement and tremendous energy that has been reinvigorated in The Bahamas...

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