INAUGURAL PATRICK HARRIGAN RELAYS SET TO ELECTRIFY THE A. O. SHIRLEY RECREATION GROUND

Come June 1st and 2nd, all eyes will be on the A. O. Shirley Recreation Ground as it transforms into the epicentre of athletics and community spirit for the inaugural Patrick Harrigan Relays. This much-anticipated event, organized by the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports, promises to be a thrilling spectacle, blending competitive spirit with a … Continued

CIBONEY AND ESHS TRIUMPH IN SECONDARY FOREIGN LANGUAGES BOWL

The Ciboney Centre for Excellence and the Elmore Stoutt High School emerged as champions of the 2024 Secondary School Foreign Languages Bowl, showcasing their mastery in Spanish and French respectively. The competition, which featured six schools from across the Virgin Islands, witnessed Ciboney Centre for Excellence clinch the Spanish segment title. With an impressive performance … Continued

NORWEGIAN SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT ON BVI CRUISE CANCELLATIONS

Daniel Farkas, General Council and Chief Development Officer at Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, has addressed the swirling rumours surrounding the cancellation of five cruise calls to the British Virgin Islands. Farkas vehemently denied any connection between the cancellations and purported safety concerns or the state of the territory’s infrastructure. During a press conference held on … Continued

UNCERTAINTY LOOMS OVER THE RETURN OF HORSE RACING FOR 70TH EMANCIPATION CELEBRATIONS

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley has expressed his desire to have horse racing back in the territory but uncertainty remains as to whether it will return in time for the 70th Emancipation celebrations. The recent triumph of Lesmore Smith, clinching his fourth USVI Governor’s Cup in St. Thomas, reignited discussions surrounding … Continued

WOLUES FC CLINCHES HISTORIC BVI NATIONAL LEAGUE TITLE

In a thrilling showdown at the Greenland Football Field on Sunday, May 12, Wolues FC secured their maiden BVI Football Association’s National League title with a sensational victory over second-place Islanders FC. Entering the highly anticipated clash with just a one-point advantage over Islanders FC, Wolues (42 points) knew that a draw or win would … Continued

DIAMANTE DELIVERS IN THE DISCUS AT SLC CHAMPIONSHIPS WITH 2ND CONSECUTIVE GOLD

Diamante Gumbs secured his second consecutive gold medal in the men’s discus event at the 2024 Southland Conference Outdoor Championships on Saturday, outshining his twin brother Djimon Gumbs who settled for the silver medal. Representing Northwestern State University (NSU) with distinction, Diamante’s impressive victory came from his first attempt, launching the discus to a remarkable … Continued

MCMASTER TAKES 2ND PLACE AT THE JAMAICA ATHLETICS INVITATIONAL

Olympian Kyron McMaster returned to the Jamaica Athletics Invitational with high expectations but settled for a commendable second-place finish in his first 400-meter hurdles race of 2024 at the island’s National Stadium in Kingston on Saturday. McMaster, the World Championship silver medalist, entered the race as the favourite, however, it was Jamaica’s Malik James-King who … Continued