Bodybuilding Competition On Friday

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Members of the public are invited to the Mr. School Boy Bodybuilding and School Girl Body Fitness Championships, this Friday, November 17, at the Lester Vaughan School, Cane Garden, St. Thomas at 4:00 p.m. The event will feature competitors from several schools, as well as guest posers from the 2017 Mr. Junior and Senior Mr. Barbados Championship; the 2017 Bikini Fitness …

Lashley: Netball Is A Vital Sport

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Barbados’ Sports Minister, Stephen Lashley, believes that netball is an important sport that can help to develop female involvement in sports at the international level. Minister Lashley made this statement recently while addressing patrons at the Opening Ceremony of the Annual Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU) Netball Tournament at the Netball Stadium, Waterford, St. Michael. According to him, the sport, which …

Zonal Meetings For Sports Organisations

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

The National Sports Council (NSC) is encouraging all sporting organisations to take part in its upcoming series of zonal meetings. These meetings, which will be held from Tuesday, December 6, to Friday, December 16, will be presented under the theme NSC for Everyone, Support for Challenges, Community Engagement and Sustainable Environment. They are being held in an effort to engage the services …

Sportspersons To Be Honoured This Saturday

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The crème de la crème of this country’s sporting icons will be lauded when a black tie affair entitled: An evening with the Stars, held under the patronage of Barbados cricket legend, The Rt. Excellent Sir Garfield Sobers, takes place at the Hilton Barbados, this Saturday, September 10th. This was revealed by Minister of Sports, Stephen Lashley, who during a …

Lashley: Team Barbados Making Us Proud

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Minister of Sports Stephen Lashley has congratulated Barbadian athletes and officials on their performance at the 2016 Olympic Games. During a visit to the Athletes Village in Rio, Minister Lashley acknowledged that while Barbados had not secured a medal, praise was still in order for the competing Barbadian athletes as they continue to give competitive and determined performances in the …

Sports Minister: Golf Is An Option Too

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(Stock Photo) Barbados has the potential to produce the next Tiger Woods. However, it is important that the sport be seen as beneficial to developing discipline, self-esteem and self-confidence in children while also sharpening their social skills. Minister of Culture, Sports And Youth, Stephen Lashley, expressed these sentiments yesterday as he delivered the welcome remarks at the opening ceremony of …