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August 27, 2015
Sports organizations get boost from CIBC FirstCaribbean

CIBC FirstCaribbean demonstrated its commitment to youth and sports in the country through contributions to three youth summer sports programs touching over 700 young Bahamians in total.

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December 30, 2013
Sports organizations should emphasize 'authority' more

Organizations that have "control" jurisdictions over sporting disciplines ought to all place more emphasis on their authority. Some do, but others don't.
I recall in 2005 when the big boxing extravaganza took place on Clifford Park. Initially talks went on without the Bahamas Boxing Commission being in the mix. Dr. Norman Gay, the catalyst behind the legislation of the Boxing Act, was the chair...

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July 27, 2019
Miller represents country's sports brand in technical committee role

WHEN the XVIII Pan American Games is held in Lima, Peru from July 26 to August 11, there will be at least one Bahamian making a significant contribution to its success behind the scene.

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July 13, 2019
Infighting hurts national sports brand

The Bahamas Olympic Committee (BOC), today, is more proactive in networking positively within the national sports fraternity than perhaps ever before. Under the present leadership, the BOC has evolved as the straw that stirs the national sports drink. The BOC's outreach to sporting organizations (members [...]

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As the Bahamas pauses to celebrate and reflect on its 40 years as an Independent nation
July 11, 2013
As the Bahamas pauses to celebrate and reflect on its 40 years as an Independent nation

As the Bahamas pauses to celebrate and reflect on its 40 years as an Independent nation… Atlantis is proud to acknowledge that we’ve been a part of that journey for nearly two decades.

THEN...NOW...ALWAYS

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Recognizing The Bahamas' Best and Brightest Young Minds
May 10, 2018
Recognizing The Bahamas' Best and Brightest Young Minds

The Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year Foundation will recognize 121 of “the best and brightest primary school students in the country” during its 22nd annual awards ceremony...

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March 17, 2018
BOC expanding sports development program

One of the areas of national sports development, in great need of being addressed, for a long time, is finally getting attention from the Bahamas Olympic Committee (BOC). I refer to the focus on small sports organizations, to give them the opportunities to get on [...]

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National Stadium will provide economic opportunities for The Bahamas
September 07, 2009
National Stadium will provide economic opportunities for The Bahamas

Upon completion, the Thomas A Robinson National Stadium will accrue “economic benefits” for The Bahamas and provide opportunities for sports tourism and to host international events, trade shows and exhibitions, the Hon. Desmond Bannister, Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, said on Saturday, september 5, 2009.

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November 15, 2017
Behemoths aiming for top spot in BOC

Showing that there is no ill feeling between them, Bahamas Olympic Committee (BOC) presidential candidates Wellington Miller and Mike Sands came together yesterday, each stating their agenda going into the Annual General Meeting (AGM) and election of officers of the most influential sports organization in [...]
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October 07, 2017
Carl Oliver Jr. Track in North Andros to be Re-surfaced to IAAF Standard

The Pan American Sports Organization agreed to construct a state-of-the-art athletics track in North Andros. Evon Wisdom, co-ordinator, Sports Unit in the Ministry of Education...

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