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October 11th, 2019
Land & $30K for Pan Am Games Gold Medallist Chantel E. Malone

WICKHAM’S CAY I, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Government has awarded Pan American Games gold medallist, Chantel E. Malone with a plot of land and $30,000 for her historic feat at the 2019 games in Lima, Peru.

October 11th, 2019
Motorcade in progress for Pan Am gold medalist Chantel E. Malone

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A motorcade is being held as part of the recognition ceremony for the Virgin Islands first ever Pan American Games medalist, Chantel E. Malone.

August 6th, 2019
Lettsome sets sail as Malone jumps into Pan Am Games action

Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

LIMA, Peru, SA—Laser Sailor Thad A. Lettsome finally got the wind in his sail and made his debut in the 18th Pan Am Games sailing competition in Paracas, Peru yesterday, August 5, 2019 where he had two races, after the first two days of racing and four races were cancelled.

July 31st, 2019
Kyron A. McMaster out of 2019 Pan Am Games

Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

LIMA, Peru, SA— Ahead of the August 6, 2019 start of track and field competition in the 18th Pan Am Games now in progress in Lima, Peru, one of the Virgin Islands’ medal prospects—400m Hurdler Kyron A. McMaster— is out of the competition, in which he would have made his games debut on opening day.

July 30th, 2019
Eldred Henry’s stock rises ahead of Pan Am Games action

Dean H. Greenaway aka 'The Sportsman'

LIMA, Peru, SA—Virgin Islands athlete Eldred Henry arrived in Lima, Peru, on Monday July 29, 2019 to begin final preparations for his second Pan Am Games, in which he’ll see action on August 7, 2019.

July 29th, 2019
Laser Sailor Thad A. Lettsome excited about Pan Am Games debut

Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

LIMA, Peru, SA—When he puts his boat in the waters in Paracas, Peru on Saturday, August 3, 2019 Thad A. Lettsome, 17, will make history as the [[British] Virgin Islands’ first Laser Sailor in its Pan American Games history.

July 28th, 2019
VI makes splash in Pan Am Games opening ceremony

Dean H. Greenaway

LIMA, Peru, SA—Although among the smallest of the 41 delegations, the [British] Virgin Islands made its splash during the 18th Pan Am Games opening ceremony in Lima, Peru on Friday night, July 26, 2019 during an entertaining and colorful show.

July 4th, 2019
Sailors Lettsome & Allen to rep VI overseas

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Two Virgin Islands sailors, Thad A. Lettsome and Samuel Allen, will be proudly carrying the flag of the territory when they compete overseas later this month and August.

July 23rd, 2015
Harrigan-Scott narrowly misses out on 100m final berth @ Pan Am’s

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Despite a slightly faster run in the 100m semi finals on Wednesday July 22, 2015, compared to her heats at the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games, Tahesia Harrigan-Scott finished 4th and just missed out on a place in the final.

July 20th, 2015
VI athletes looking to end Pan Am Games medal drought

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As the track and field athletes arrived in Toronto, Canada to compete in the Pan Am Games, ESPN caught up with Virgin Islands squash player Joe Chapman to discuss the territory’s chances of breaking a medal drought.

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