Judo federation head touts success of sports academies, govt. exploring options

The Bahamas Judo Federation (BJF) is putting its support behind building sport-specific academies – an idea which has been floating around the country for the past few weeks since Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture Michael Pintard said the government would revisit the possibility of opening a few around the country in the very near […]

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Bannister: “Stadium urgently needs to be renovated”

Minister of Works Desmond Bannister has warned that the main asset in The Bahamas’ sports tourism product, requires some “much needed” renovations. His statement came during his contribution to the 2018-19 Budget Communication last week. Bannister announced that the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium has deteriorated significantly since it was opened in 2011, and noted that although […]

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BAAA hosts junior nationals

The Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) hosted the annual Junior Track and Field National Championships over the weekend at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium. Several of the country’s premier youth athletes performed well at the two-day event, which served as an official qualifying event for the upcoming International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) […]

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BBF announces Summer of Thunder field

The Bahamas Basketball Federation (BBF) yesterday announced the list of teams that will compete in the upcoming Summer of Thunder exhibition series. The tournament, which runs the length of the summer, pits several local teams against National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I and II schools. The majority of the games are played at the […]

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