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  • 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 [...]

     
  • inet Caribbean Cycling Championships 2012

    inet Caribbean Cycling Championships 2012

    Events November 2, 2012 3:03 pm no comments

    Congratulations to President Cliff Williams and the Executive body of the Antigua and Barbuda Cycling Association on the hosting of the recently concluded inet Caribbean Cycling Championships 2012. Special mention goes out to Tamiko Butler on a job well done!! Tamiko captured the gold medal in the female category of [...]

     
  • 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 [...]

     
  • Antigua and Barbuda National Olympic Committee announces the 2012 London Olympic Team

    Antigua and Barbuda National Olympic Committee announces the 2012 London Olympic Team

    London 2012 July 21, 2012 3:00 am no comments

    The Antigua and Barbuda National Olympic Committee announces the 2012 London Olympic team to represent Antigua and Barbuda at the Summer Olympic Games which will run from 27thJuly – 12th August. The NOC is pleased to announce the selection of Mr Neville Fenton as the head of delegation in the commonly known title [...]

     
  • Olympic Day 2012

    Olympic Day 2012

    News June 16, 2012 7:30 pm no comments

     On 23rd June, 2012 the Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Committee will, like the rest of the world, celebrate Olympic Day. This year’s activities will however be held on Sunday 24th June starting in front the Olympic Office on Redcliffe Street, under the theme, “Move, Learn and Discover and will feature [...]

     
  • STEPHEN JOSEPH AWARDED OLYMPIC SOLIDARITY SCHOLARSHIP

    STEPHEN JOSEPH AWARDED OLYMPIC SOLIDARITY SCHOLARSHIP

    News June 10, 2012 5:43 pm no comments

    The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association in collaboration with Olympic Solidarity is pleased to announce that Mr. Stephen Joseph has been awarded an Olympic Solidarity Scholarship to participate in the International Coaching Course (ICC) pursuing training in sports science in football at the Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary. The scholarship [...]

     
  • CANOC/CXC PHYSICAL EDUCATION WORKSHOP

    CANOC/CXC PHYSICAL EDUCATION WORKSHOP

    News June 10, 2012 5:24 pm no comments

    The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association hosted the first CANOC-CXC Physical Education and Sport Workshop at the Jolly Beach Resort from March 14-15th, 2012. The Education Commission of the Caribbean Associations of National Olympic Committees (CANOC) received some financial assistance from the Canadian Sport Development Programme (CSDP) for this workshop [...]