Archive for September, 2012

  • President of the ABOC Congratulates Our 1st Paralympian, Jamol Pilgrim

    President of the ABOC Congratulates Our 1st Paralympian, Jamol Pilgrim

    News September 12, 2012 7:33 pm no comments

    Today, history was made in London at the 2012 Paralympic Games, when Jamol Pilgrim, wearing Bib number 2022, took his place in Heat number 1 of the 100m -T42. He did so as Antigua and Barbuda’s first Paralympian and the first Caribbean athlete to compete in the sprints at the Paralympics. Clearly awestruck [...]

     
  • Congratulations!

    Congratulations!

    Awards September 6, 2012 6:37 pm 2 comments

    We are happy to announce that our very own, Secretary General of the Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association, Cliff Williams, was awarded an Olympic Solidarity Executive Masters in Sports Organisation Management (MEMOS). The program’s mission is to help professionals working in national or international sports bodies to develop the knowledge and [...]

     
  • Antiguan Representative at the Paralympics “Disability Does Not Mean Inability”

    Antiguan Representative at the Paralympics “Disability Does Not Mean Inability”

    News September 6, 2012 12:19 am no comments

    Every Antiguan and Barbudan, whether at home or in the diaspora, looks forward with great pride to see the nation’s lone athlete, Jamol Pilgrim, in the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 Paralympics, lined up on the track to compete in the 100m dash during the Paralympics. Pilgrim, at age 21 is the [...]