Sports Scope

Throw sports fraternity at odds with National Sports Authority

BRADLEY COOPER

The National Sports Authority (NSA) is in hot water.   The throwing members of the national track and field community, in particular, those based in the capital island of New Providence, have openly criticized the NSA. Kermit Taylor’s chat line, which is the bible of information for local track and field, has been inundated with…
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Govt. to unveil 2017 IAAF Third World Relays program this week

Fred Sturrup

The bickering behind the scene is no longer of any consequence. I have been informed that the Government of The Bahamas, in conjunction with representatives from the International Association of Athletic Associations (IAAF) and the local track and field parent body, the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA), plans to officially launch the Third World…
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National Sports Authority not favored by sports fraternity

Fred Sturrup

The National Sports Authority (NSA), from the very beginning, was never able to forge a good relationship with the rest of the fraternity. The Sports    Authority Bill of 2010, gave birth to the NSA and its been a rocky road ever since.   There have been occasions when it appeared that a battle was…
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Govt. silent on preparation for 2017 IAAF World Relays

Prime Minister Perry Christie

In past, for the two previous International Association of Athletic Federation’s World Relays, the Government of The Bahamas had the Local Organization Committee mobilized and early preparations were visible.   We are right upon the mid-way point in the first month of the year and nothing has been said about the planning for the third…
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