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Sports

August 2nd, 2015
Kyron McMaster ‘crash’ dashes VI Pan Am medal hopes

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Day two of the Pan Am Junior Championships unfolded on Saturday August 1, 2015 with both Kyron McMaster and Nelda Huggins reaching the final of the 400m Hurdles and 200m respectively, but then unable to end the Virgin Islands’ Pan Am Games medal drought.

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.

August 1st, 2015
Big showdown expected @ Aug 4 races

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – Ellis Thomas Downs is set for a showdown on August 4, 2015 when the Premier’s Cup is run at the Festival Races, featuring Wrol Up, Town Hall, Chilean Boy of Tortola and St Moose of St Croix and Break Up The Game out of St Thomas, USVI.

July 31st, 2015
Gov’t has to take sports more seriously- Hon Fraser

DUFFS BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- Third District Representative and Leader of the Opposition Hon Julian Fraser RA has admonished Government for seemingly not doing enough for the development of sports and ultimately the youth in the Virgin Islands.

July 31st, 2015
Sloop Challenge delivered to Governor John S. Duncan!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The challenge has been issued and Premier Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith is preparing to defend his title in the 12th Annual Great Festival Sloop Shootout and Heritage Regatta set for August 1 – 4, 2015 as part of Emancipation Festival celebrations.

July 30th, 2015
BVI winless @ ECVA Junior Female C/ship in St Martin

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Hosts St Martin defeated the British Virgin Islands in straight sets to at least walk away with a little pride left from the ECVA Junior Female Championship on Sunday July 26, 2015 in a tournament that did not offer much success for either team.

July 29th, 2015
Basketball not 'dead' in the VI- Keith ‘88’ Malone

DUFFS BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- Amid criticisms that basketball in the Virgin Islands seems to be on the decline with the cancellations of various tournaments last year, as well as the cancellation of the BVI Basketball Federation (BVIBF) 2015 League in April, Vice-President of the BVIBF Keith ‘88’ Malone is adamant that the sport is far from dying.

July 29th, 2015
No gimmick: 3rd Julian Fraser Save the Seed Basketball League launched

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “It’s no Gimmick,” confirmed Third District Representative and Leader of the Opposition Hon Julian Fraser RA when season three of the Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball League was officially launched on Tuesday July 28, 2015 at the Save the Seed Energy Centre in Duffs Bottom.

July 28th, 2015
Pythons on the brink of Softball Championship

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Pythons remained unbeaten in the BVI Softball Association Fast Pitch Women’s League, following a 16-3 win over the Hawks on Friday July 24, 2015. They are now just one victory away from lifting the Championship.

July 27th, 2015
BVI downed by St Martin @ ECVA Championships

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The BVI U18 Girls team suffered a successive defeat at the Eastern Caribbean Volleyball Association (ECVA) Junior Female Championships, going down 3-0 to host nation St Martin on Friday July 24, 2015.

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