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March 28th, 2015
Zero tolerance for bad behaviour @ K&J 3 on 3 B/ball

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The first annual K & J 3 on 3 Basketball competition opened today March 28, 2015 at the Multipurpose Sports Complex in Road Town and immediately games got underway in what is planned to be a two day affair featuring a number of teams in various age categories. The organisers have insisted on a zero tolerance policy for bad behaviour.

March 27th, 2015
BVI to field women’s team in 2015 CBC C/Ships

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The BVI Basketball Federation has announced it will be hosting the 2015 Senior Men’s and Women’s Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) Championships for the second consecutive year.

March 27th, 2015
BVI edged by Dominica in World Cup Qualifier

ROSEAU, Dominica- The BVI men’s national team went down 2-3 to Dominica on Thursday March 26, 2015 in the first leg of Round 1 of qualifying for the 2018 Football World Cup. They now face an uphill battle in the 2nd leg on Sunday March 29, 2015 at the same venue.

March 26th, 2015
20 swim coaches complete UK-certified training

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Some 20 swim coaches in the Virgin Islands have completed training and certification under the tutelage of two-time Olympian from the United Kingdom Brian Brinkley MBE. The course was done through the auspices of the BVI Swim Foundation.

March 26th, 2015
'Doughmaker raring to go!'- Violet 'Letty' Hodge

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – Minus participation from the United States Virgin Islands, Ellis Thomas Downs Race Track will come alive on Sunday April 12, 2015 with a five-race card featuring some of the Tortola's top local horses.

March 26th, 2015
Pettigrew lowers Women’s X-Tri Record

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The off-road Red Bull BVI X-Tri took place in Smuggler’s Cove and Belmont on Saturday March 21, 2015 and saw Carolina Pettigrew, after last competing in and winning this event 8 years ago, roaring back to win the ladies division and breaking the course record set by Kay Reddy last year.

March 25th, 2015
Esther N. Fraser new Horse Owners’ Assoc. PRO

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Following the resignation of horse racing enthusiast Andre ‘Shadow’ Dawson, a story first and accurately reported by Virgin Islands News Online, the Virgin Islands Horse Owners’ Association has appointed a new Public Relations Officer (PRO)- Ms Esther N. Fraser.

March 25th, 2015
Redhead smashes double century in win over RTW

GREENLAND, East End, VI- Cricket action in the 2015 LIME Superfast 20/20 cricket action was another big hit on Sunday, March 22, 2015 as Derol Redhead and Grenada entered the BVI cricket book of records with an unbeaten 383 first wicket stand against Road Town Wholesale.

March 24th, 2015
Deya Erickson shatters 100m National Hurdles Record

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Deya Erickson shattered the nine-year-old 100m National Hurdles Record during a busy weekend of competition for (British) Virgin Islands' athletes, with meets in Florida, North Carolina, Texas, Arizona and Puerto Rico.

March 23rd, 2015
BVI battle but go down 1-0 to Antigua

ST JOHN'S, Antigua- A shorthanded BVI National Men’s Football team put up a spirited battle on Sunday March 22, 2015 only to go down to Antigua by the game’s only goal in their game ahead of the World Cup Qualifier in Dominica later this week.

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