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Green House leading

Green House leading

Defending champions Red House Lions are on the verge of relinquishing their title at the Luther Thorne Memorial Inter-house Sports. That is unless the infants can pick up some much-needed points tomorrow when the overall champions will be determined. But as it stands after junior sports held today at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex, the […]

Emerald House complete the hattrick

Emerald House complete the hattrick

For the third consecutive year, Emerald ‘Green’ House have run away with the glory as champions of Trinity Academy Sports Day held today at the National Stadium. The feat was quite easily accomplished, as the victorious Emerald House amassed 637 points to take the trophy once again ahead of Gold ‘Yellow’ House tallying 545 points […]

Greening is alive at St Stephen’s

Greening is alive at St Stephen’s

Victor ludorum Ratanang Barker exhibited sheer class to propel Green House to victory over Yellow House with 534.50 points at St Stephen’s Primary’s Inter-house School Sports held at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex today. Yellow House won the title last year for the first time in many years but were unable to do the double […]

It’s all Blue at St Giles

It’s all Blue at St Giles

Blue ‘Adams’ House are champions for a second consecutive year, tallying 373 points, as St Giles Primary were first out the blocks for the 2018 track and field season at the National Stadium today. The race was on between Blue House, edging their way to victory over main rivals Brewster ‘Yellow’ House, who were on […]

Forgotten champ

Forgotten champ

Former world 110m hurdles champion Ryan Brathwaite says broken promises made to him by Barbadian officials have proven to be among his greatest recent obstacles to scale. The national champion who brought glory to Barbados nine years ago said that besides the Nissan X-trail jeep given to him having attained gold at the 2009 World […]

Drug taint!

Drug taint!

Barbadian sprint king Levi Cadogan’s promising career could now be in jeopardy after a prohibited substance was found in a recent drugs test, leading to fears of an imminent ban from the sport. What is normally termed as an “adverse analytical finding” — indicating the presence of banned substances — was detected in the urine […]

Right track

Right track

The country’s Sports Minister, Stephen Lashley, believes Barbados is on the right path as it continues to develop as a sporting nation, and says the pending renovation of the National Stadium, will further serve to enhance the island’s sports product. Speaking a day after Barbadians celebrated 51 years of Independence, Lashley said for a small […]

Coe: ‘Be like Bolt’

Coe: ‘Be like Bolt’

President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Lord Sebastian Coe has once again encouraged athletes to look to the example set by recently retired sprint superstar Usain Bolt. It’s easy to see how Bolt the 11-time World Championships and nine-time Olympic gold medallist would be the perfect example for upcoming athletes. Few can […]

Gatlin snubbed

Gatlin snubbed

World 100m champion Justin Gatlin is not one of the 10 male nominees for the IAAF 2017 World Athlete of the Year. It is the first time since 2004 – when the American was also left out – that the world or Olympic 100m champion has not been shortlisted for the title. Gatlin, 35, beat […]

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