Huntsman Games On Hold For Now

Paula Harper-Grant Top Stories

For the first time since 2004, Barbados will not have a delegation at the Huntsman World Senior Games, when they come off next month in Utah. This announcement came from Minister of People Empowerment and Elder Affairs, Cynthia Forde, at a recent meeting with the athletes. She explained that some senior athletes who excelled in the National Senior Games meet, …

Packages For Senior Athletes Available On Monday

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All athletes who are registered to participate in the 2018 National Senior Games and have not yet received their competition packages are asked to note that they may do so on the morning of the event, Monday, May 21, no later than 7:30 a.m. The games will take place at the National Stadium, Waterford, St. Michael. See also: READ MORE …

All Set For 2018 National Senior Games

Paula Harper-Grant Top Stories

Everything is in place to ensure the smooth running of the 17th annual National Senior Games when it comes off on Monday, May 21, at the National Stadium in Waterford, St. Michael. This assurance came from Chairman of the organising committee of the annual event, Mac Fingall, at a recent meeting of participants of this year’s games. Mr. Fingall, who …

Registration Open For 2018 National Senior Games

Paula Harper-Grant Top Stories

Persons interested in signing up to participate in this year’s National Senior Games can now do so. The annual track meet will run off on Monday, May 21, at the National Stadium, Waterford, St. Michael. Registration forms for the various events are available from the National Sports Council, Blenheim, My Lord’s Hill, St. Michael; The National Assistance Board, Murrell House, …

Meeting For Senior Athletes March 13

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

The Department of Constituency Empowerment has convened a meeting for persons who intend to compete in this year’s National Senior Games. It will be held on Tuesday, March 13, at the St. Michael School, Martindales Road, St. Michael, at 5:00 p.m. All interested athletes are welcomed to attend. paula.harper-grant@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE Huntsman Games On Hold For Now anemptytextlline …

Blackett: Take Senior Athletes Seriously

Deirdre Gittens Top Stories

Minister with responsibility for Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development, Steve Blackett, has assured Barbados’s senior athletes that his Ministry takes them seriously. Mr. Blackett made this assertion last evening while addressing the Presentation of Awards and Trophies Ceremony for the 2017 National Senior Games. “I know that some of our senior athletes get a little offended when we …

Seniors Road Race This Weekend

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

Persons aged 49 and over are invited to participate in the National Senior Games 10K Walk and Run Road Race, this Sunday, June 18. It will be held at the National Stadium, Waterford, St. Michael, beginning at 6:00 a.m. Interested persons, who have not registered as yet, may do so on the same day at 5:30 a.m. deirdre.gittens@barbados.gov.bb See also: …

Final Senior Games Meeting June 1

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

All athletes and volunteers participating in the National Senior Games 2017 are asked to note the final meeting will be held next Thursday, June 1. It will be held at The St. Michael School, Martindales Road, St. Michael, beginning at 5:00 p.m. deirdre.gittens@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE Huntsman Games On Hold For Now anemptytextlline READ MORE Barbados To Host CARICOM …

Upcoming Meeting For Senior Athletes

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

Persons interested in participating in the 2017 National Senior Games are asked to attend a meeting next Thursday, May 11. It will be held at The St. Michael School, Martindales Road, St. Michael, at 5:00 p.m. Additionally, persons interested in registering for Netball and Archery may do so now for these competitions, which will be held May 11 to 25, …

Register For 2017 National Senior Games

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The Department of Constituency Empowerment is inviting all interested persons over the age of 40, to register for this year’s National Senior Games. The Tennis competition will be held from Tuesday, April 18 to Friday, April 28, at the Tennis Centre, Garfield Sobers Sports Complex, Wildey, St. Michael. The preliminaries for Dominoes will begin next Wednesday April 26, and will …