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It’s all St Michael School

It’s all St Michael School

The St Michael School dominated in both boys and girls’ categories on Wednesday’s second day of action in the Frank Blackman Zone of the Barbados Secondary Schools Athletics Championships at the National Stadium. The girls of the Martindale’s Road, St Michael institution tallied 383 points, which was comfortable daylight between themselves and the second-placed Lester Vaughan […]

NAPSAC glory

NAPSAC glory

The Usain Bolt Sports Complex’s motto speaks to the making of champions and victor ludorum Daniel Duncan of Bayley’s Primary with a sensational performance attested to that fact Wednesday. Duncan in his final year at the 2017 Pine Hill National Primary Schools Athletics Championship, was unstoppable on the Ryan Brathwaite track for Bayley’s which amassed […]

Records aplenty

Records aplenty

The St Michael School has so far set the pace by leading both the females and males standings on day one of the Frank Blackman Zone at the 2017 Powerade Barbados Secondary Schools Athletics Championship (BSSAC). In what could be described as a humdrum atmosphere with very few spectators Tuesday at the National Stadium, The St […]

Luther Thorne geared for NAPSAC

Luther Thorne geared for NAPSAC

Luther Thorne Memorial Primary School is ready for Wednesday’s National Primary Schools Athletics Championship (NAPSAC) at the Usain Bolt Stadium starting at 10 a.m. And coach Nathaniel Boyce is quietly confident of good results as the school tackles the opposition.  He made the comment as he received uniforms for the athletes from McEnearney Quality Inc. (MQI) in […]

CARIFTA hopefuls make their mark

CARIFTA hopefuls make their mark

A number of Barbados’ junior athletes showed improvement running personal best times at the 2017 dual track and field meet against Trinidad and Tobago on Saturday. Barbados scored 540 points to run away with the winners’ trophy this past weekend at the National Stadium. They outpaced the Trinidadian team which had the support of Hasely […]

Bolt’s final hurrah in Jamaica

Bolt’s final hurrah in Jamaica

Usain Bolt, fellow world record holders David Rudisha and Wayde van Niekerk and middle distance king Mo Farah will headline the JN Racers Grand Prix on June 10. The meet dubbed a ‘salute to the legend’ is set to be Bolt’s last professional race in Jamaica as the eight-times Olympic sprint champion closes the meet […]

NAPSAC sizzlers

NAPSAC sizzlers

Wednesday morning’s protest action by staff of the National Sports Council did not sidetrack the running of the 2017 Pine Hill National Primary Schools Athletics Championship semifinals at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex. In fact, around 10 a.m. when the coaches took to the infield of the Ryan Brathwaite track for their brief strike, the show […]

NAPSAC thrills

NAPSAC thrills

The 2017 Pine Hill National Primary Schools Athletics Championship (NAPSAC) is now on the home stretch with tomorrow’s staging of the semifinals at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex. The pace on the Ryan Brathwaite track should be hot considering many of the island’s top junior athletes will push for a place in the March 22 […]

NAPSAC nearing business end

NAPSAC nearing business end

Competition was fierce when the Pine Hill 2017 National Primary Schools Athletics Championship (NAPSAC) quarterfinals were held today at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex. In the presence of a sizable crowd, two records fell in the Under-nine Division featuring Kishawn Edey of St Martin’s Mangrove Primary with a distance of 3.99m to surpass 3.83m set […]

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