Archive for category: Events

  • 2014 Zeus Accreditation Workshop

    2014 Zeus Accreditation Workshop

    Events, News March 24, 2014 7:33 pm no comments

    This year’s CGF and Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) Zeus Workshop and training was hosted by the British Virgin Islands Olympic Committee (BVIOC). Individuals from eight CGAs/NOCs across the Caribbean participated in the three day workshop which was specifically dedicated to simplifying the accreditation process for the upcoming Games. The workshop [...]

     
  • Andre Simon wins OECS Cycling Championships

    Andre Simon wins OECS Cycling Championships

    Events November 18, 2013 9:14 pm no comments

    Antiguan Andre Simon has been crowned the 2013 OECS Cycling Champion. Andre won in 2:12:14 hours, just ahead of St. Lucia’s Kurt Maraj and Anguilla’s Justin Hodges, who placed second and third respectively. Four cyclists – Andre Simon, Two-time OECS Cycling Champion Jyme Bridges, Tesheed Gordon and Omari King represented [...]

     
  • Antigua and Barbuda Shines at the 2013 OECS Swimming Championships

    Antigua and Barbuda Shines at the 2013 OECS Swimming Championships

    Events November 12, 2013 8:51 pm no comments

    Antigua and Barbuda swam their way to an overall third place result in the 23rd OECS Swimming Championships held in St Lucia from November 8 to 10, while a number of the country’s young athletes also set new OECS records in their respective divisions. Finishing with a total of 1,248 [...]

     
  • 2013 Caribbean Cycling Championships

    2013 Caribbean Cycling Championships

    Events October 24, 2013 8:04 pm 3 comments

    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 [...]

     
  • 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 [...]

     
  • Olympic Day Run/Walk

    Olympic Day Run/Walk

    Events April 24, 2013 5:25 pm no comments

    This year’s Olympic Day will be celebrated on June 23rd at 2:00 p.m. with our usual run/walk and your full support is necessary in order to make the day a special one. Olympic Day is the ideal platform to encourage people to become more active while highlighting the benefits of [...]

     
  • National Open Water Swimming Championships

    National Open Water Swimming Championships

    Events November 15, 2012 7:35 pm no comments

    The Antigua and Barbuda Swimming Federation will be hosting a National Open Water Swimming Championships on Sunday, 18th November, 2012 at Fort James Beach at 1:30 p.m. Register at secretary@absf.ag or call 770-7946.