DECEMBER 1—Defending champion Shane DeGannes of the U.S. Virgin Islands, was probably a bit too hyped during Saturday’s 8th Ogier-BVI Half Marathon, which attracted more than 100 participants for the first time.
NOVEMBER 26—For the last seven years, men have been grabbing all the headlines in the Ogier-Deloite BVI Sunrise Half Marathon. The eight staging of the event is set for Saturday, Nov 30, starting at 6:00 a.m. at the A. O. Shirley Recreation Grounds and traversing Tortola’s south coast roads.
NOVEMBER 19—While he didn’t meet his goal of challenging the 16 year old course record nor getting under the 11 minutes barrier, Khiry Creque joined Linden Peters and Steven Asson as the only 3-peat champions in the 18-year history of the Highland Spring College Classic Series, when he pulled off the feat on Saturday, as the curtains came down on the 2013 edition.
NOVEMBER 10—Organizers couldn’t have scripted a better finish to decide the men’s division winner in the 2013 Ceres Juices 10K Series finale—a one race showdown to crown the champion and an exciting finish line sprint.
Juliane Potgieter ran a personal best of 14 minutes 05.43 seconds, to win her third successive Highland Spring College Classic Series race Saturday on Tortola and locked up the women’s crown.
OCTOBER 23—Taking time out from an afternoon of training, members of the Sprint Tech Track Club gathered on Friday and made a $60 donation to Gloria Fahie, acting president of the BVI Cancer Society.
OCTOBER 23--Kathleen Brownsdon brought the curtains down on the Virgin Gorda leg of the 18th Highland Spring College Classic Series on Saturday by improving her own course record esablished on October 6.
OCTOBER 15—Two times defending champion Khiry Creque and Julaine Potgieter won their second races in the Highland Spring College Classic Series on Tortola, Saturday.
Marathoner Kathleen Brownsdon ran unchallenged and placed seventh overall to establish a new Women’s record in the Virgin Gorda leg of the Highland Spring College Classic Series, while Ruben Stoby relegated defending champion Maxford Pipe to second place.
OCTOBER 5—St. Thomas’ Shane DeGannes and Ruth Ann David have confirmed they will defend their respective men and women’s division titles in the 8th Deloite/Oiger BVI Half Marathon schedule for Nov 30 on Tortola.
SEPTEMBER 23—Two times defending champion Khari Creque repelled the surging Guy Williamson to win the opener of the 18th Highland Spring College Classic Series Saturday on Tortola, which began with a record 250 participants.
SEPTEMBER 23—The BVI Athletics Association—founded on Sept 19, 1970—marked its 43rd anniversary with an Annual General Meeting held at the Elmore Stoutt High School.
The 18th H. Lavity Stoutt Community College/Highland Spring Race Series got on its way this pass Saturday 14th September, with race #1 of the Virgin Gorda leg. The HLSCC Race series also joined with the Virgin Gorda Health and Wellness Committee in celebration of Caribbean Wellness Day on this occasion.
SEPTEMBER 17—Guy Williamson accelerated from Ruben Stoby in the late stages of Saturday’s Ceres Juices 10K Series race in Carrot Bay, to win the challenging course from Carrot Bay to Smugglers cove and return, in 45 minutes and 22 seconds, in the race that attracted 41 participants.
The 18th season of the Highland Spring College Classic Series will begin its 2013 edition at 7 a.m. in Virgin Gorda on Saturday. Registration will commence at 6:30 a.m. at the HLSCC Campus in the Valley.
AUGUST 26—Eldred Henry brought the curtains down on the 2013 track and field season with the best finish ever by a British Virgin Islands athlete in the Pan American Jr. Championships, when he placed fourth in the 6K Shot Put on Sunday evening, in the 17th edition of the competition held in Medellin, Colombia.
AUGUST 22—Four athletes—including one sprinter—will represent the British Virgin Islands at the 17th Pan American Jr. Championships in Medellin, Colombia, from Friday through Sunday.
AUGUST 21—A mini track meet featuring hurdles, a formula 1 obstacle course and relays, wrapped up the BVI Athletics Association’s Kiddies Athletics Summer Camp in Capoons Bay on Saturday.
MOSCOW, Russia—The weather in Moscow, Russia was to Karene King’s liking—like her training base in Portland, Oregon, where she prepared under the watchful eye of Ronnye Harrison—who took her from a 25.34 seconds runner when she arrived to 23.24, to qualify for the 14th IAAF World Championships.
MOSCOW August 13—Veteran sprinter Tahesia Harrigan-Scott—who has competed in previous IAAF World Championship in 2005, 2007 and 2009—was sixth in her 100m heat on Sunday, during the 14th edition of the championships in Moscow, Russia, that runs through Saturday.
MOSCOW, August 13—Long Jumper Chantel Malone was the first of a record three British Virgin Islands athletes—all female—competing in the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships in Moscow, Russia, when she took to the sandpit on Saturday, Aug 10.
MOSCOW, August 9—Long Jumper Chantel Malone will be the first of a record three British Virgin Islands athletes—all female—competing in the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships in Moscow, Russia, to see action.
AUGUST 5—The BVI Athletics Association kicked off its Kiddies Athletics Program Summer Camp in Capoons Bay on Aug 1, with several enthusiastic youngsters between 4 and 14 years in attendance.
JULY 17—The BVI Athletics Association in conjunction with the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports, and the Ministry of Education and Culture are organizing a motorcade and ceremony on Thursday afternoon, to welcome the territory’s IAAF World Youth Championships silver medal Medley Relay Team and delegation home from the competition held in Donetsk, Ukraine.
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