Articles by: Christine

  • 2013 Caribbean Cycling Championships

    2013 Caribbean Cycling Championships

    Events October 24, 2013 8:04 pm 1 comment

    Congratulations to Tamiko Butler in defending her title as Female Road Race Champion at the 2013 Caribbean Cycling Championship, held in Curaçao, October 18th to the 20th. Funding for this trip was made available to the team through the Commonwealth Games Team Preparation Grant allocated to the Antigua and Barbuda [...]

     
  • National Team Selected for 2013 OECS Swimming Championships

    National Team Selected for 2013 OECS Swimming Championships

    Events October 23, 2013 9:14 pm no comments

    Antigua and Barbuda Swimming Federation (ABSF) announced the 32 member team that will represent Antigua and Barbuda at the 2013 OECS Swimming Championships to be held in St. Lucia from November 8th to 10th.  At a launch held on Saturday, October 19th at the Antigua Athletic Club, ABSF President Nelleen [...]

     
  • Her Majesty The Queen Officially Launches the Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton Relay

    Her Majesty The Queen Officially Launches the Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton Relay

    Glasgow 2014, Queen's Baton Relay October 9, 2013 6:37 pm no comments

    Her Majesty The Queen launched the Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton Relay on its global journey today (Wednesday 9 October) in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace attended by some of Scotland’s greatest athletes, inspirational young people and senior representatives from across the Commonwealth. Accompanied by His Royal Highness The Duke of [...]

     
  • Secretary General Completes MEMOS Programme

    Secretary General Completes MEMOS Programme

    MEMOS September 27, 2013 1:44 pm 3 comments

    Congratulations to Secretary General Cliff Williams on successfully completing the Olympic Solidarity XVI Executive Masters in Sport Organizations Management (MEMOS) programme in English which ran from September 9th, 2012 to September 14th, 2013. The MEMOS programme seeks to assist sport professionals working within international sporting organizations to develop the skills [...]

     
  • IOC launches Nanjing 2014 Medal Design Competition

    IOC launches Nanjing 2014 Medal Design Competition

    Contests, Nanjing 2014 YOG September 2, 2013 7:10 pm no comments

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today launched a competition offering fans and young designers the opportunity to make Olympic history by designing the medal for the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games. People all over the world will be able to submit their entries via the website http://www.medaldesigncompetition.com/ until November 30, 2013. An [...]

     
  • 2013 Olympic Day Run/Walk Celebrations

    2013 Olympic Day Run/Walk Celebrations

    Events July 16, 2013 4:08 pm no comments

    Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association’s (ABOA) 2013 Olympic Day celebrations held on Sunday, June 23rd was an overwhelming success. A record number of 1200 participants joined in our celebrations in support of the Olympic Movement and its values as well as to continue with the promotion and implementation of the [...]

     
  • Young Participants attend International Olympic Academy

    Young Participants attend International Olympic Academy

    Events, Uncategorized July 15, 2013 8:29 pm no comments

    Larissa Barnes and Sean Nicholas the only applicants to participate in the 53rd International Olympic Academy in Athens, Greece were very grateful for the opportunity to attend this session. Sean and Larissa joined youth from all around the world to learn about the Olympic Movement and its values. During the [...]

     
  • Design Our Pin Competition for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

    Design Our Pin Competition for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

    Contests, Events, Glasgow 2014 June 3, 2013 4:16 pm 1 comment

    The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association’s “Design our Pin” Competition has officially been launched. In honour of the upcoming Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, we invite the people of Antigua and Barbuda to create a design for the souvenir lapel pin that our delegations will wear proudly on [...]