Gold for SVG swimmers at major Canadian swim championships

Gold for SVG swimmers at major Canadian swim championships

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada – March 2nd – 5th, 2017

Two of St Vincent and the Grenadines best young swimmers competed at the Prairie Winter International (PWI) Swimming Championships held in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada from March 2nd to 5th, 2017. The PWI Championships were very competitive with over 550 of the best swimmers from all over Canada and more than 30

26th Annual OECS Swimming Championships – Results

26th Annual OECS Swimming Championships – Results

The 26th Annual OECS Swimming Championships were hosted by the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Swimming Federation at the Shrewsbury Aquatic Centre (SAC) for the first time from November 10th to 13th inclusive. This year the Championships featured over 180 swimmers from Antigua & Barbuda, British Virgin Islands, Grenada, Martinique, St Lucia and SVG. St Martin (French) and Sint Maarten (Dutch) also competed this year as guest team. This is the first year Martinique entered as a competitive team. With all of these participants, the result was the largest ever OECS Swimming Championships.

OECS Swimming Championship Schedule

OECS Swimming Championship Schedule

Summary

Pool Competition: November 10th - 12th, 2016

  • VENUE:
    • Shrewsbury Aquatic Centre, Ratho Mill, St Vincent & the Grenadines

Open Water Competition: November 13th, 2016

  • VENUE:
    • Buccament Bay Resort, Villa
Commonwealth Youth Games reach One Year to Go milestone

Commonwealth Youth Games reach One Year to Go milestone

Caribbean Countdown as Bahamas 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games reach One Year to Go milestone

In exactly one year’s time, young athletes from 71 nations and territories will experience a Caribbean carnival of Commonwealth connections as the Opening Ceremony of the VIth Commonwealth Youth Games bursts into life.  The Bahamas 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games will be the largest international sporting event ever to be hosted in The Bahamas, and the largest-ever edition of the Youth Games, with up to 1300 athletes aged 14-18 set to make the most of an inspiring and immersive mix of impactful sporting competition, personal development and new Commonwealth friendships.