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Monthly Archives: October 2013

World famous cars, drivers to hit the streets for 3rd Bahamas Speed Week Revival

Nassau, Bahamas - A record number of local drivers and the world's number one award-winning historic Ferrari will highlight the third running of Bahamas Speed Week Revival, the event that fast tracks heritage and sports tourism.

Announcement of the series of events set for December 4th through 8th was made at a press conference at Pompey Square this morning.

On hand was Minister of Tourism Obie Wilchcombe...

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Bahamian angler, David Fingland wins Bermuda Intl Light Tackle Tournament

Bermuda’s most prestigious fishing tournament enjoyed its 48th event in Hamilton in June 2013 and Bahamian angler, David Fingland won with this 74.6 lb Yellowfin Tuna on a 12lb test line!

The Bermuda International Light Tackle Tournament is one of Bermuda’s oldest and most well-established fishing tournaments and runs over four days and headquartered at Barr’s Bay Park.

Prizes were awarded for the following categories: Championship team,...

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Bahamian Volleyball Players having awesome seasons at Benedict College

ATLANTA, Ga. —The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its Volleyball Players of the Week for the sixth installment of the 2013 SIAC Volleyball Season as voted by the SIAC Sports Information Directors Association, and Benedict College took three of the four weekly awards.

Three Benedict College Lady Tigers earned weekly awards after leading their team to a 2-0 record last week in SIAC competition.

Lady Tigers junior...

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2013 Mark Knowles Celebrity Invitational set for November 21 – 24

Mark your calendars now for 21-24 November 2013 for this event in its thirteenth successful year at the world class Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island! Success has many interpretations but in this case it is clear that the Mark Knowles Celebrity Invitational is the winner in all categories.
Barely seven weeks to go before the start of this year’s event which promises to be...

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2013 CARIFTA Report

Bahamas Athletics was in place as the Local Organising Committee of the Carifta 2013 games held their official wrap-up press conference yesterday October 9th, 2013.

Mr. Basil Christie, Chairman of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) brought opening remarks and was pleased to present the final comprehensive report inclusive of the financial details and also the consensus from participating countries that marked the event as a success....

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