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Bahamians Gardiner and Thomas Compete at Athletissima 2016 in Lausanne, Switzerland - Aug 26, 2016 - 3:51:11 PM

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- Two Bahamian athletes competed in the ‘Athletissima 2016’ meet in Lausanne, Switzerland held Thursday, 25 August, 2016 placing second and sixth in their events. Stephen Gardiner placed second in the men's 400 m while Donald Thomas placed sixth in the high jump.

Athletissima is an annual international competition sponsored by the IAAF Diamond League.

On hand to support the athletes were the Ambassador/Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas to The United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Geneva...
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Bahamas at 12U ITF/GSDF Caribbean Tennis Team Championships in Curacao - Aug 26, 2016 - 12:07:16 PM

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The  Bahamas has a tennis team participating in the 12U ITF/GSDF Caribbean Team Championships in Curacao.    The team consists of the Boys: Michael Major Jr. and Anthony Burrows Jr and on  the Girls' side, Genesis Missick of Freeport, Grand Bahama and Kaylee Kanuka.  Our team captain is  Coach Ricardo Demeritte. The competition's format is round-robin play in the qualifying round with both a singles and doubles match everyday.  .  The top three (3) nations in this tournament will advance to the Masters Event in Mexico in November.
 
This 12U Team Championships began in 2013.  In this year of introduction both our Boys' and Girls' Teams won the gold!  So far in tournament play the Boys Team of Anthony and Michael have advanced to the main draw with a win over Guyana 3-0...
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Bimini Wahoo Smackdown VIII Set for Nov. 10-13 - Aug 24, 2016 - 4:35:08 PM

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ALICE TOWN, BIMINI - The historic Bimini Big Game Club Resort and Marina continues its tradition of hosting topnotch fishing tournaments by announcing Wahoo Smackdown VIII, slated for November 10-13, 2016.

This year the authentic Bahamian offshore tournament is led by longtime Bimini Big Game Club dockmaster Captain Robbie Smith, who has been greeting thousands of boaters and anglers at the docks over the last 28 years. Capt. Smith, a 2015 Bahamian Icon Awards finalist, is certified by the International Game Fish Association (IGFA) as an official Weigh Master...
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Olympic finalist, Trevor Barry starts road to IAAF World Championships - Aug 24, 2016 - 2:15:55 PM

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Bahamian Olympic finalist Trevor Barry is already on the road to the IAAF World Championships in London next August.

“It’s all one step, or in this case one leap, at a time,” says Barry, one of three Bahamian high jumpers to qualify for the Rio Olympics. He returns to Nassau after the Olympics to train again with his legendary coach, Keith Parker, starting their world championship medal campaign. He already holds a bronze world medal from Daegu 2011.

Barry finished 11th in the Rio high jump final with 2.25 M, after qualifying with a season’s best jump of 2.29 meters...
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The Bahamas Beats USA in Beach Soccer Friendly - Aug 23, 2016 - 11:40:13 PM

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The Bahamas defeated the United States of America for the first time in the country’s soccer history.

The Bahamas Beach Soccer Team scored the historic win against the #15 ranked USA men’s national team in a nail biting match in Spiez, Switzerland on Saturday.

It was a close match up, but The Bahamas came out on top, defeating the soccer powerhouse by one point with a final score of 5-4...
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Bahamas Men's 4 X 400m Team Take Bronze in Rio - Aug 23, 2016 - 9:45:34 PM

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Claiming the country's second medal and a season best, Bahamas' men's 4 x 400m relay team of Chris Brown, Steven Gardiner, Alonzo Russeel and Michael Mathieus are taking home a bronze from the 2016 Olympic games after a valiant performance, and a time of 2:58.49 on Saturday night.

They were behind the USA who claimed the gold with a time of 2:57.30;  and in second was Jamaica with silver at a time of 2:58.16.

"We went out there and we gave it our best," Chris Brown said...
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Bahamian Junior Tennis Players excelling on the ITF Junior Circuit - Aug 22, 2016 - 11:45:49 AM

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Finals Champion, Semifinal Win and Quarterfinal Appearances and Main Draw Wins were the positive results achieved by a group of The Bahamas top U18 Tennis Juniors who recently participated in the International Tennis Federation(ITF) Tournaments.

The result from this young and talented group is to be applauded as many of them travelled for the first time to these countries to showcase their talent on the international stage.    The Bahamain travelling group consisted of Donte Armbrister, Gabriela Donaldson, Sierra Donaldson, Sydney Clarke, Afrika Smith and Sydni Kerr. The players participated in ITF Tournaments in St. Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago...
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FNM Congratulates Bahamian Bronze Olympic Medalists - Aug 21, 2016 - 2:39:58 PM

Bahamians everywhere and the world watched with great anticipation as the track and field events climaxed on Saturday at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil.  Once again, The Bahamas proved a tremendous sports power by winning bronze in the men’s 400 meters relay.  On behalf of the Official Opposition, the Free National Movement, I take pride in congratulating Stephen Newbold, Alonzo Russell, Michael Matthieu, Steven Gardiner, and Chris Brown for their gallant world class performance.

Our Bahamian "Bronze Brothers" marked a fantastic mix of youth and experience to capture Olympic glory.  In what he has described as his final Olympic bid, decorated veteran Chris Brown, showcased with his teammates the heart of a champion.  Lap by lap, during the race, each of our boys carried the prayers, relentless spirit and the hopes and dreams of the Bahamian people...

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Bahamas Men's 4 X 400m Relay team advances to finals in Rio - Aug 19, 2016 - 8:47:22 PM

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It was a thrilling 4 X 400 m relay race in Rio as The Bahamas maintained a lead for most of the event, and slipped back to third in the final leg. Their time of 2:59.64 was a season's best for the team.

Great Britain was disqualified moving The Bahamas up to second place in that heat.
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46th Annual Bernie Butler BASRA Swim & Beach Party on this Weekend - Aug 19, 2016 - 7:26:19 PM


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Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - Here is the schedule of events for the 46th Annual Bernie Butler BASRA Swim & Beach Party taking place August 19th and 20th at Coral Beach Pool Bar. 

On Friday: August 19th there is a 6pm Swim Registration: Coral Beach Pool Bar

On Saturday: August 20th are the swimming events, demonstrations and entertainment on the beach...

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Alfred Sears salutes Shaunae Miller on her Olympic gold achievement - Aug 17, 2016 - 10:13:30 AM

Nassau, Bahamas – Alfred M. Sears, Queens Counsel, PLP Candidate for Fort Charlotte, congratulates Shaunae Miller on her win.

Shaunae Miller's last night personified the Bahamian spirit. She was determined; she was focused on her destination and destiny; she refused to be dominated; and she was willing to sacrifice to achieve her goal. Shaunae was tough and beautiful in the moment. An Olympic gold medal is the result.

As we congratulate Shaunae, it is fitting to recognize that her gold medal performance was not the result of wishful thinking, or spur of the moment decision-making. Shaunae is one of the nation’s premiere 200-meter runners...
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Shaunae Miller takes Gold for The Bahamas in Rio - Aug 16, 2016 - 11:39:33 PM

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BRAZIL -- Bahamian sprinter Shaunae Miller collected the first medal for The Bahamas at the 2016 Rio Olympics on Monday, August 15th in the 400 m.

The race is causing quite the stir as Miller dived across the finish line to take gold and beat out USA's Allyson Felix's time of 49.51; and Jamaica's Shericka Jackson with 49.85.  Miller's time was 49.44 (a personal best), edged out Felix by a mere 0.07 seconds. 

Her dive, which is being talked up and memed on social media was perfectly legal as   Miller's torso crossed the finish line first, making her the clear winner according to the International Association of Athletic Federations rulebook...
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Minister of Grand Bahama Congratulates Team Bahamas - Aug 16, 2016 - 4:11:01 PM

The year 2016 has been a remarkable one for Bahamians, who have accomplished major global success in the area of sports, from basketball to track and field; and the 2016 Rio Olympics proved to be no different. 

I would like to, first of all, extend best wishes to our newest Golden Girl and Track & Field Olympian, Ms. Shaunae Miller.   I believe it is safe to say that Bahamians everywhere are so very proud of you.

As the Minister for Grand Bahama, I would be remiss if I did not extend a very warm welcome to our island’s very own swimming Olympian, Joanna Evans, who recently returned home...
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Shaunae Miller congratulated by the Prime Minister of The Bahamas - Aug 16, 2016 - 1:46:48 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - Statement by the Right Honourable Perry Christie, M.P. Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas On The Win By Shaunae Miller in the Women’s 400 Metres Final At The Rio Olympics In Brazil:

What a magnificent victory by our Shaunae Miller at the Rio Olympics yesterday! It will forever stand as one of those truly iconic moments in Bahamian history.

Shaunae gave it her all and then reached down into the deepest part of her being to summon up new resources of courage, will-power, determination and strength at the exact moment when she needed them most. Shaunae then crossed the finish line in first and in so doing rode into Bahamian history, capturing the admiration of the entire world in the process...
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Bahamas Minister of Sports Congratulates Shaunae Miller - Aug 16, 2016 - 1:08:33 PM

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Hon. Dr. Daniel Johnson, MP, Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture sent the following message, "The Government and the people of the Bahamas extend congratulations to our newest Golden Girl: Shaunae Miller for her outstanding, breathtaking Gold Medal performance at the XXXI Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Shaunae has cemented her status as one of The Bahamas’ greatest 400m athletes and is now ranked at number one in the world in a time of 49.44.

We applaud her for her unselfishness and dedication in representing her country in the discipline of Track and Field in a superlative manner at a world-class level...
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Minnis Congratulates Miller on Olympic Gold - Aug 16, 2016 - 12:26:57 PM

Monday night delivered yet another golden and memorable moment in Bahamian history as our track and field sensation, Shaunae Miller, won gold at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio in the women's 400 meters.

Miller's victorious DIVE demonstrated the true Bahamian spirit of unmatched determination.  She is to be commended for her years of hard work, training, and commitment to excellence.  Her performance transcends all national divides and offers great cause for a collective celebration.

On behalf of the Official Opposition, the Free National Movement, I take this opportunity to congratulate Shaunae on her fast and fantastic run...
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Statement of Congratulations on the Olympic Gold Medal Achievement of Shaunae Miller - Aug 16, 2016 - 12:26:27 PM

The College of The Bahamas extends congratulations to Shaunae Miller on her spectacular gold medal achievement in the Women's 400m Final at the Summer 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

As she surged toward the finish line and toward the ultimate goal, Shaunae carried with her the heart and hopes of the Bahamian people. We salute her determination, perseverance and sacrifice that catalysed this outstanding achievement including setting a new personal record of 49.44 seconds. Not only is this an historic accomplishment...
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Grand Bahama Cyclists Club’s Annual Road Cycling Championships moved to October 1st & 2nd - Aug 11, 2016 - 10:38:44 PM

Freeport, Bahamas - The Grand Bahama Cyclist's Club will host their 3rd Annual Time Trial Championships will take place on  Saturday, October 1st, 2016 at 8:00am near the airport roundabout on the Grand Bahama Highway.

The 12th Annual Grand Bahama Road Cycling Championship will run on holiday Sunday, October 2nd at 8:00am near the airport roundabout. "This is considered the Grand Showdown with two former Grand Bahama Road Cycling Champions," said Rowshan Jones of the Club, "The two most recent national champions as well as national team members Anthony Colebrooke and Jay Major will go head to head for the first time in over 3 years."
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D-Squad Touts Conflict Resolution through Basketball, with help from CWCO - Aug 11, 2016 - 11:56:04 AM

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D-Squad Basketball Camp, now in its 11th year, has recently completed another excellent summer planting the seeds of peace, thanks in part to dedicated volunteers and generous donors such as Consolidated Water Company (CWCO). CWCO, a recurring sponsor of the camp, has again donated funds to assist camp Founder Harcourt McCoy in using basketball as a vehicle to teach discipline, comradery, and conflict resolution to children of all backgrounds.

The camp, which accepts children ages 5 through 19, hosted 101 kids over its three weeks, many of which were admitted free of charge from the surrounding neighbourhoods of the A.F. Adderley gymnasium where the camp is held...
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Brazil’s Brilliant Track and Field History - Aug 10, 2016 - 1:33:35 PM

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Brazil, the world’s fifth largest nation with a population of 204 million has had a great and colorful history of track & field “The Queen of Olympic Sports” dating back to the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games.

The first set of Brazilian stars were nearly without exception, triple jumpers.

The nation is renowned for its colorful carnival, enticing samba, bossa nova and the music of the renowned Antonio Carlos Jobim, after whom the Rio airport is named...
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