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July 20th, 2019
BVI Bayside Blazers reach final of ‘Battle of the Fittest’ in St Maarten

PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten, WI- BVI Bayside Blazers are through to the final of the 6th annual ‘Battle of the Fittest’ Basketball Tournament in Philipsburg, St Maarten after beating hosts Dutch St Maarten for the second consecutive night.

July 2nd, 2019
Star-studded Bayside Blazers to rep VI in St Maarten

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The [British] Virgin Islands’ (VI) Bayside Blazers Basketball Team will again be representing the territory in the 6th Annual ‘Battle of the Fittest’ Basketball Tournament in Dutch St Maarten from July 14, 2019 to July 20, 2019.

July 19th, 2018
Big comeback! BVI Basketball Team demolished French St. Martin 109-70

PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten, WI - Coming off their first loss on Tuesday, 17, 2018, against Dutch St. Maarten, the British Virgin Islands (BVI) Bayside Blazers, redeemed themselves in their game last evening Wednesday July 18, 2018, against French St. Martin.

May 23rd, 2018
VI U14 football squad runners-up at SXM tournament

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The National U14 squad returned from a four-team Tournament in St Maarten over the weekend of May 18 to 20, 2018, with the runners-up trophy tucked proudly under their arms.

July 23rd, 2017
UPDATE: VI crush St Kitts in Battle of Fittest B/Ball in St Maarten

PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten, WI- The greatest collection of basketball talent in the Eastern Caribbean converged in Philipsburg, Dutch St Maarten from July 16, 2017 to July 22, 2017 in the fourth annual Battle of the Fittest Basketball Tournament.

July 26th, 2016
Victor leads VI team to win @ Battle of the Fittest in St Maarten

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - A team of basketball players from Tortola and Virgin Gorda represented the territory at the Battle of the Fittest in St Maarten and came home with a win on Sunday July 24, 2016.

July 11th, 2016
VI beaten by St Maarten in U23 ECVA C/ship

ST JOHN’S, Antigua– The [British] Virgin Islands U23 volleyball team suffered a successive defeat at the Eastern Caribbean Volleyball Association (ECVA) Tournament on Saturday July 9, 2016, losing to St Maarten in straight sets.

April 9th, 2016
VI Under 13 footballers finish 3rd in St Maarten Easter Tournament

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The BVI Football Association (BVIFA) Under 13 Boys team returned home from an Easter Tournament held March 25 – 27, 2016, in St Maarten with the 3rd place trophy proudly tucked under their arms.

March 20th, 2016
VI allows cruise ship to dock despite alleged Norovirus infection outbreak

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Norwegian Gem yesterday March 19, 2016 entered the Port Road Harbour at the Tortola Pier Park and docked at the cruise pier and had passengers disembark even after it was denied berthing in St Maarten one day prior because of passengers allegedly becoming sick with the stomach flu Norovirus.

August 19th, 2014
New Sonesta Coming to St Maarten

By the Caribbean Journal staff

Sonesta is planning to debut its new Ocean Point resort in St Maarten with a soft opening in October.


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