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The Bahamas Olympic Committee, with present President Romell Knowles (who was then the secretary general) as the chief executive officer, organized the finest Commonwealth Youth Games to date. There are some hang-over issues though, a full two years since the 2017 July 18-25 sports extravaganza in New Providence, our capital island. A significant first for…Read more
Calvin Balfour is in retirement now, and in a way, has gone under the radar. The high visibility he had, particularly in the last decade of his civil service career, in the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, has phased into the usual post-career low-key existence. However, upon hearing of the Testimonial Banquet the Grand…Read more
The International Association of Athletic Federations (IAAF) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have a most compelling issue to deal with. The biological make-up of certain high-profile athletes has caused great concern and challenges within the sports fraternity. Most notably is the controversy that surrounds South Africa’s Caster Semenya. The middle distance, and sometimes 400…Read more
Shaunae Miller-Uibo is having one of the greatest runs in track and field history. Her dominance of the 200 and 400 meters, solidifies her as the finest female performer in the half and full lap sprints in the world, at this time. Is she, as yet, generally acknowledged as one of the all-time greats? That’s…Read more
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