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  • Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton Relay

    Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton Relay

    Antigua and Barbuda’s leg for the Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton Relay arrived on 21st March, 2014. Her Majesty’s baton along with its accompanying persons was received at the V. C. Bird International Airport in the VIP Lounge by the NOC President, Secretary General, the Governor General, Prime Minister and Minister [...]

     
  • Glasgow 2014 Chef de Mission Seminar

    Glasgow 2014 Chef de Mission Seminar

    Uncategorized March 24, 2014 7:46 pm no comments

    As the build-up to the 2014 Commonwealth Games continues, Chefs de Mission and senior team leaders from all 70 nations and territories have arrived in Glasgow for a four-day seminar. Antigua and Barbuda’s Chef de Mission will be in attendance. The delegates from all the competing CGAs will be taken [...]

     
  • Re-appointment of Secretary General Cliff Williams

    Re-appointment of Secretary General Cliff Williams

    News, Uncategorized March 24, 2014 7:15 pm no comments

    President of the Antigua and Barbuda Cycling Association and former Secretary General of the Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association, Cliff Williams has been reappointed as same. Williams’ re-appointment comes just one month following the NOC’s Annual General Meeting and elections held on December 19th of last year. Mr. Williams outlined [...]

     
  • HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

    HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

    Uncategorized December 30, 2013 2:41 pm no comments

    SEASONS GREETINGS from the President, Secretary General, Executive Members and Staff of the Antigua and Barbuda Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association!  

     
  • Meet Our New Board!!!

    Meet Our New Board!!!

    News, Uncategorized December 20, 2013 7:35 pm no comments

    The general body of the Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association (the supreme body) on 19th December, 2013, elected a new body to run the affairs of the ABOA for the next quadrennial. Below is the list of persons along with their respective positions: President – Senator the Hon. E.P Chet [...]

     
  • 4th World Anti-Doping Conference

    4th World Anti-Doping Conference

    Uncategorized November 14, 2013 5:58 pm no comments

      RADO Board Member, Dr. Philmore Benjamin is presently in Johannesburg, South Africa at the 4th World Conference on Doping in Sports. The Conference began on 12th November and will conclude on 15th November, 2013. Aims and Objectives The work of the Conference will be centered on the World Anti-Doping [...]

     
  • 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 [...]

     
  • IOC Women and Sports

    Uncategorized February 4, 2013 2:30 pm 1 comment

    Mrs. Yvette E.G. Francis, 2nd Vice President of the Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association was the delegate to the training/seminar on WOMEN and SPORT for AMERICAS, held in Mexico City, Mexico from 26 – 28 October 2012. This Seminar/training facilitated by a team of professional trainers was organized to motivate women holding [...]

     
  • Olympic Solidarity Regional Courses for Coaches in Tennis

    Olympic Solidarity Regional Courses for Coaches in Tennis

    Uncategorized February 4, 2013 1:57 pm no comments

    The Regional Course for Coaches was the first of its kind in Tennis in the region, facilitated by ITF tutor Karl Davis. The workshop’s aim was to ensure that tennis coaches both in Antigua and Barbuda and the region were equipped with the information needed for travelling with top junior athletes and also [...]

     
  • The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association; Recipient of a Canadian SportWORKS Officer (CSO)

    The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association; Recipient of a Canadian SportWORKS Officer (CSO)

    News, Uncategorized January 31, 2013 2:15 pm 2 comments

    The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association is once again a recipient of a Canadian SportWORKS Officer (CSO) under the Commonwealth Games Association of Canada Internship Programme. As CSOs on year-long placements that began in January 2013, these young people will assist Commonwealth Games Associations (CGAs) and National Olympic Committees (NOCs) [...]