FIBA commends BBF’s efforts

FIBA officials recently commended the Bahamas Basketball Federation (BBF) for making “great” strides in its development over the past few years. Members of the BBF’s executive team were in Florida over the weekend for a FIBA executive meeting and leadership clinic. “Despite it’s small size, we feel like The Bahamas can be a major player […]

BBF supports CSA’s Girl Empowerment Hoops Program

The Bahamas Basketball Federation (BBF) yesterday officially endorsed CSA Basketball’s Girls Empowerment Hoops Program. The year-round program was designed to help with the development of women’s basketball in the country. According to CSA director Marvin Henfield, the first session takes place on May 22 at the Kendal Isaacs Gymnasium. The program will is available to […]

Ferguson-McKenzie dispels death rumors

Former Olympic relay gold medalist Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie yesterday was the victim of a death hoax that started on Whatsapp. The message about the University of Kentucky track and field assistant coach’s death circulated from the early morning and made its way across several social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter. Ferguson-McKenzie, in an interview with […]

Nairn launches “Purpose Driven”

Lourawls “Tum Tum” Nairn officially launched his book “Purpose Driven” over the weekend at Nassau Stationers.  Nairn hosted a special meet and greet for his supporters on Saturday. Copies of the book were on sale and will continue to be sold at the bookstore.  “Honestly, this was something I never dreamed of doing,” Nairn said. […]

33rd annual Rotary Club of East Nassau & Scout Association Golf tournament swings into fundraising success

NASSAU, BAHAMAS –   Golf aficionados  ascended onto the grounds of the Ocean Club Golf Course on Paradise Island Monday afternoon for the 33rd annual Charity Golf Tournament organized by The Rotary Club of East Nassau & The Scout Association of The Bahamas, where an excess of $160,000 as raised for local charities. International brewer and […]

Tank upset with boxing matchmakers

Heavyweight boxer Sherman “The Tank” Williams is disgruntled over the fact that he feels he’s being black-balled by boxing matchmakers. In a recent interview, Williams expressed his frustration about the complications of matchmaking, and the politics involved in it. Williams says he’s adamantly been trying to get former WBA World Champion Alexander Povetkin to agree to […]

Lauryn Daxon soars as 2nd Team for Missouri Valley College

The Bahamas Lawn Tennis Association congratulates Bahamian Lauryn Daxon for being recognized as 2nd Team singles and doubles All-Conference for Missouri Valley College. Lauren is a sophmore at Missouri Valley and has had a very successful tennis season. Coming off an injury last year Lauryn has comeback in stellar form.  Her team the Missouri Valley College Vikings which  were […]