US$500,000 SOLIDARITY FUND TO ASSIST NACAC FEDERATIONS REBUILD

US$500,000 SOLIDARITY FUND TO ASSIST NACAC FEDERATIONS REBUILD

IAAF President Sebastian Coe visited Puerto Rico today to continue discussions and on this occasion hear first-hand about the devastating damage caused last year by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria and Jose.

Visiting Toa Baja and meeting representatives from six member federations in San Juan, Coe said he was humbled by the destruction that so many people lived through and heartened

Olympic Highlights  – January 2018

Olympic Highlights – January 2018

On 10 January, the IOC President, Thomas Bach called for a meeting to decide on the participation of athletes from the NOC of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. It follows the joint proposals by the governments of the Republic of Korea (ROK) and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea.
News from SVG Olympic Committee Executive

News from SVG Olympic Committee Executive

NEWS RELEASE
A Code of Ethics and Compliance Policy, full establishment of a Women in Sports Commission, a Finance Commission and a Marketing Commission are amongst key outcomes of a one-day Retreat convened by the Executive Committee of the St Vincent and the Grenadines Olympic Committee (SVGOC) at the Beachcombers Hotel yesterday, Sunday 14 January 2018.
The Executive reviewed the

Black Sands Swim Squad announces Time Trials

Black Sands Swim Squad announces Time Trials

Do you think you’ve got more Top Times in you???
The Black Sands Swim Squad is hosting a Time Trials on December 16th and 17th 2017 and is inviting everyone to come on out to support the event. Swimmers from all clubs are invited to participate.
Being the final event of the year this allows you to make your
New Executive for Table Tennis in St Vincent

New Executive for Table Tennis in St Vincent

The SVG Table Tennis Association on 8th November 2017 at the West St. George Secondary school, elected a seven-member executive to run the affairs of the organisation  for the remainder of the year and beyond 2018.

The members are: Orville Haslam (President) Dennis Gaymes (Vice President) Asquith Ballah (Secretary) Nixon Louis (Assistant Secretary) Terrance Marksman (Treasurer) Nick Howard and Sean Stanley (Committee members).

Swimming – 3 major hosted competitions for 2018

Swimming – 3 major hosted competitions for 2018

The St Vincent and the Grenadines Swimming Federation (SVGSF) is pleased to announce our three major hosted swim competitions for 2018. They are as follows:

  • The CGM Invitational Swimming Championships – Friday, February 16th to Sunday, February 18th, 2018 – Sponsored by CGM Gallagher Insurance brokers
  • The FLOW Invitational Swimming Championships – Friday, August 17th to
CANOC EXECUTIVES TO MEET IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

CANOC EXECUTIVES TO MEET IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

The Executive Committee of the Caribbean Association of National Olympic Committees (CANOC) will meet in Trinidad and Tobago next week.

CANOC’s Executive last met in Prague, Czech Republic, on 2 November 2017, at which several major initiatives were taken. This came in the aftermath of the CANOC General Assembly convened in Miami, Florida, 15 October 2017.

The Executive will on

THE PASSING OF SIR ARLINGTON BUTLER

THE PASSING OF SIR ARLINGTON BUTLER

The Caribbean Association of National Olympic Committees (CANOC), the entire Olympic Movement today mourns the passing of the revered Sir Arlington Butler, longest serving President of the Bahamas Olympic Committee (BOC). He died earlier today, 10 November 2017.

 

CANOC extends sincere condolences to the immediate family of Sir Arlington Butler as well as to the entire Olympic and sporting