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March 10th, 2017
Tynelle Gumbs: NCAA Div 2 Champion & All American

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Tynelle Gumbs of the University of Findlay travelled to Birmingham, Alabama for the NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field National Championships on Thursday, March 9, 2017 and landed a National Champion and All American status.

February 17th, 2017
4 new National Records for VI athletes

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands’ top athletic prospects continue to enjoy improvement and success overseas, as during the period spanning February 10-13, 2017 four new National Indoor Athletics Records were set.

November 24th, 2016
Gumbs twins sign Letter of Intent with University of Central Florida

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - VIslanders Trevia and Tynelle Gumbs signed off on Letters of Intent with the University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando last week Tuesday November 15, 2016.

May 27th, 2016
Gumbs twins end Jr College career with All America honours

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Twin sisters and Central Arizona College sophomores Tynelle and Trevia Gumbs, ended their Jr College career by grabbing All America honours during the National Jr Colleges Athletics Association Championships in Levelland, Texas.

May 11th, 2016
Tynelle Gumbs dominates Region I C/ships

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Central Arizona College sophomore Tynelle Gumbs, systematically dominated the Region I Championships, winning three of the four throws, ahead of the upcoming National Jr Colleges Athletics Association Championships on May 17-19, 3016 at South Plains College, in Levelland, Texas.

April 15th, 2016
Eldred Henry wins Mesa Classic Discus Throw

ARIZONA, USA- Virgin Islands athlete Eldred Henry used a season’s best to win the Mesa Classic Discus Throw Open Division in Arizona last weekend, Saturday April 9, 2016.

March 8th, 2016
New Indoor Weight Throw record for Tynelle Gumbs @ NJCAA C/ships

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Virgin Islander Tynelle Gumbs shattered the National Junior Colleges Athletic Association Indoor Weight Throw record at the March 4 – 5, 2016 Championships in North Carolina, USA.

February 2nd, 2016
3 VI records fall during Boston, Arizona indoor competitions

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Three indoor records were set during a busy weekend for (British) Virgin Islands’ athletes in Boston and Arizona, marking the fourth straight week a record had been broken.

August 3rd, 2015
UPDATE: Lacey closes out VI showing @ Pan Am Jrs with 7th place finish

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Participation for the territory’s athletes at the Pan Am Junior Championships in Edmonton, Canada concluded on Sunday August 2, 2015 with Jonel Lacey carrying the last medal hope.

August 1st, 2015
Mixed results for VI athletes on Day One of Pan Am Juniors

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As action began at the Pan Am Junior Track and Field Championships in Edmonton, Canada on Friday July 31, 2015, athletes from the territory had a mixed bag of results.

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