We are into the second term of the academic year, 2017/8. This is the term in which schools focus more on their athletics competitions than any other sport, if only because it generates the greatest amount of interest and excitement in St Vincent and the Grenadines. Each year we expect to see the emergence of […]
Three years ago the principal and staff of the Bethel High School (BHS) bought into the initiative suggested by physical education teacher, Theon Gordon, to make a radical departure from the norm in St Vincent and the Grenadines.
On Tuesday 3 March 2015 the Schools Games Committee (SGC) of the Ministry of Education officially launched the annual Inter Primary Schools Athletics Championships (IPSAC) and Inter Secondary Schools Athletics Championships (ISSAC) at a brief press conference at the office of the Carnival Development Corporation, Victoria Park.
January sees the commencement of the athletics competition season for the majority of schools in St Vincent and the Grenadines. This is one of the times of the year when all students seem all too eager to show some measure of support for sport. Times have nonetheless changed and many questions are now being raised […]