Women’s Cricket in the Caribbean

Oct 03
2014

wi womenSt Vincent and the Grenadines recently played host to three T20 matches between the women’s cricket teams of the West Indies and New Zealand. This came against the backdrop of the regional team having humbled the Kiwis in the One Day International (ODI) series in St Kitts and Nevis. Read the rest of this entry »

Women’s involvement and empowerment through sport – Part III

Jul 12
2013

This is the third part of a three-part Column examining the issue of girls’ and women’s involvement and empowerment through physical activity with emphasis on sport. Read the rest of this entry »

Women’s involvement and empowerment through sport – Part II

Jul 05
2013

In the Column carried last week, we began a discussion on the decline in women’s participation in physical activity, especially sport.

In this week’s Column, we analyse some of the factors deemed to influence the participation of girls and women in physical activity across the world and more particularly, in the Caribbean. Read the rest of this entry »

Women’s involvement and empowerment through sport

Jun 28
2013

A study by the World Health organisation (WHO), Girls’ Participation in Physical Activities and Sports: Benefits, Patterns, Influences and Ways Forward (R. Bailey, I. Wellard and H. Dismore, 
Centre for Physical Education and Sport Research), makes the following point, There is an international consensus that participation in physical activities can offer a great deal to individuals, communities and nations. Read the rest of this entry »

Girls’ High School’s Centenary Celebrations

May 13
2011

Attaining 100 years of existence is an amazing feat for any institution.

Achieving 100 years as one of the premier educational institutions in a country like St Vincent and the Grenadines is remarkable.

To achieve 100 years as the country’s premier educational institution for girls is awesome; purely wonderful. Indeed one may very well run short of superlatives deemed appropriate to this tremendous achievement. Read the rest of this entry »

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