The 47th annual Long Island Regatta is set for June 6 at the newly refurbished Salt Pond regatta site, which has been equipped with new restroom facilities and an upgraded appearance.
The Bahamas: Sports
No one enjoyed the first ever Bahamas Billfish Championship tournament at Green Turtle Cay more than Joe Possillico, owner of the winning boat Torta.
The Bahamas walked away with one medal in the IAAF Relays this weekend with a silver in the men’s 4×400 meter (m) relay.
In front of a packed Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium, The Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) and The Royal Bahamas Defense Force (RBDF) bands dazzled hundreds of millions of viewers around the world.
The eagerly-awaited International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Relays are set to open in Nassau in the next few hours and Team Bahamas is making preparation to represent the Bahamas to the best of its ability despite the absence of top notch sprinter Shaunae Miller and a few other veterans.
The 56’ Viking from Pawley’s Island, South Carolina released three blue marlin, one white marlin and one sailfish to clinch victory in the first leg of the 2014 Bahamas Billfish Championship series.
Oniel Williams, who has spent the last six months training in Kenya with Olympic champions and Mackey Williams, a runner who has been participating in marathons since 1986, were the first runner and walker to cross separate finish lines at Atlantic Medical’s 16th Annual Funwalk on Saturday.
What a weigh to go for team Nixon returning to the marina at Palm Cay after a record day fishing in the Exumas. David Nixon, centre, says the mahi-mahi catch weighed in at nearly 120 pounds. At least that’s what he said that day. It could be more by now.
For the second time this year, the Bahamas Sport Fishing Network (BSFN) is featured in a slide show on the USA Today website.