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.
Jamaica claims that its athletes were unfairly targeted for 5:30am drug testing.
While we are happy that the Carifta event was well received from the many positive responses , there was an early challenge in meeting the expectations of the international media in particular.
Witnessing such poor journalism and communicative behaviour should be of concern to the organisers of Carifta.
BTC was criticized for its inefficient Internet coverage at the 2013 CARIFTA Games.
A banker by profession, Austin Sealy was one of the men who inaugurated the Carifta Games in his hometown Barbados in 1972.
Despite being charged with shooting a firearm in a public place, Bahamian sprinting sensation Stephen Newbold is “looking forward to competing in this week’s CARIFTA Games,” his lawyer reports.
Since when is a public company that is reported to be on the verge of bankruptcy able to “donate” money?
The National Sports Authority (NSA) issued the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) an exorbitant bill, exceeding $250,000 to use the stadium for the CARIFTA Games.