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Experience Dreams Bahamas continues to reach youth through swimming

DREAM EXPERIENCED – The Experience Dreams Bahamas Swim Camp transpired last week, July 23-27, with 11 campers taking part in the open water experience for the second straight year. Camp Intstructor Delario Rolle, second right, is pictured as the campers enjoy their time on Xanadu Beach. (Photos courtesy of Experience Dreams Bahamas)

Experience Dreams Bahamas (EDB) kept on with its mission of reaching the youth through recreational activity. Last week, July 23 - 27, EDB hosted its Second Annual Open Water Swim Camp, where 11 campers showed up for another open water experience. Staged at Xanadu Beach, the campers were taught the value of knowing how to…
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Buddy Hield Camp a ‘slam dunk’ in Eight Mile Rock

ALWAYS GOOD TO BE HOME – Buddy Hield, seated center, share a group photo with all the campers that took part in the fourth annual Buddy Hield Basketball Camp, which came to a close this past Friday, July 27 at the Fritz Forbes Community Park, Eight Mile Rock. The evening featured prizes and back-to-school giveaways, as well as a three-point contest and a slam dunk contest. (PHOTOS: SHAYNE STUBBS)

The Fourth Annual Buddy Hield Basketball Camp once again turned out to be a slam dunk among the residents in his local community of Eight Mile Rock. As the camp came to a close this past Friday, July 27 at the Fritz Forbes Park, Pinedale, campers were treated to fun-filled evening filled with prizes, back-to-school…
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Marco City Basketball Tournament returns this weekend

MICHAEL PINTARD Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture

The Marco City Constituency office has unveiled its roll-out for an upcoming series of basketball. Slated to begin this coming Saturday, August 4, the Marco City Basketball Tournament returns to the Pioneer’s Loop area. During what is becoming a popular time for young residents in Marco City, teams in the Mini, Junior and Senior Divisions…
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Commonwealth Boxing heroes receive warranted salute

COMMONWEALTH SALUTE – Four of The Bahamas boxing pioneers were honored at this past Thursday’s Commonwealth Boxing Salute. Pictured left to right are Jermain “Choo Choo” Mackey, left, Ray Minus Jr., Senator Kwasi Thompson, Steve Larrimore and Gomeo Brennan. Mackey, Minus Jr., Larrimore and Brennan were recognized for their pioneering accomplishments in the ring. (PHOTO: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

Four extraordinary Bahamian boxing icons were the recipients of much deserved love and recognition thanks to the Bahamas Boxing Commission (BBC), Grand Bahama Sports Promotion Association (GBSPA) and Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA). This past Thursday, July 12, four of The Bahamas’ pioneers in the sport of boxing - Gomeo Brennan, Ray Minus Jr., Steve…
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