The Hawkeyes pulled out of the Great Alaska Shootout to instead play in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas from Nov. 28-30.
The Bahamas: Sports
Former No. 1 players on the Rolex Rankings, top the list of early commitments for the inaugural Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic May 23-26 at the Ocean Club Golf Course at Atlantis Resort.
The stage has been set for the 60th National Family Island Regatta in which sailing sloops will take to the historic Elizabeth Harbour in competition and add another boost to this thriving economy.
The team representing the Lyford Cay Offshore Tournament came roaring back from 14th place to capture the 2013 Offshore World Championship in Quepos, Costa Rica.
Bahamian angler, Sandy Roberts’ three blue marlin releases on day two of the Guana Cay Championship propelled Team Pandemonium into the tournament lead.
King Eric Gibson unveiled the “repaired, re-painted and re-sponsored” Palm Cay Princess during a special ceremony at Arawak Cay.
The LPGA is expected to make its first-ever official appearance in the Bahamas next month with the Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic.
Bahamian media coverage is still receiving criticism for commentators getting names wrong, having dead air during live coverage, and limited knowledge of events. Camera shots looked like home-made videos.
A permanent village will be set-up to house international and regional athletes visiting New Providence to compete in various sporting events.