CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said that he is very optimistic about the future of athletics in the Virgin Islands from what he has witnessed during the First District Athletic Camp which continues to nurture young talent.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China officially began with the completion of the spectacular Opening Ceremony last Saturday August 16, 2014 and already the majority of the athletes representing the Territory have seen active competition.
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez says he has talked to specialists about his behaviour and insists there will be no further biting incidents.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Virgin Islands (VI) were unable to hold on to a slender lead over French Saint Martin on Saturday August 16, 2014, succumbing to a late barrage of goals and suffering a 4-2 defeat in a Friendly match played on the A.O. Shirley Grounds.
DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI – Mr Paul A. Hewlett, Director of Sports in the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports was not shy in giving credit where it is due as he complimented Third District Representative Honourable Julian Fraser RA for setting a trend for others to follow.
DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI –“In building character we insist that players be discipline in order to play in the league, we have also established a low threshold for rudeness and misbehavior of any sort, thus [is] our commitment to a programme prepared to implement and execute rules that adhere to a policy built on and around the principles of zero tolerance.”
CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – Dozens of excited, enthusiastic young athletes will be showing off their new found skills tomorrow Sunday August 17, 2014, when the second Annual BVI Athletics Association (BVIAA) First District “Run, Throw, Jump” Kids Athletic Camp concludes with a Mini Track Meet at Capoon’s Bay.