Sports Scope

Rev. Williams speaking out for first time on controversy that engulfed his prize 400 meters pupil Steven Gardiner

Coach Rev. Anthony Williams (left) and Steven Gardiner.

Rev. Anthony Williams, the esteemed coach who discovered and nurtured Steven Gardiner is speaking out for the first time on the controversy that rocked the young 400 meters sensation at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships this past August in London. Gardiner was a month away from his 22nd birthday when he…
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MP Mark Humes seeking new sports connection for constituency, country

Hon. Mark Homes and Evander Holyfield

Mark Humes, the Member of Parliament for the Fort Charlotte Constituency in the capital city of New Providence, is steeped in community activism and sports. He is the grandson of the late, venerable Audley Humes, who for years, was an advocate for fair play and respect for citizens of his community and in general throughout…
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“Grand Bahama Extreme” race a high priority for GBAAA chief

GBAAA ON THE BALL –Iram Lewis, the Grand Bahama Amateur Athletic Association President is on the ball, planning to expand the “Grand Bahama Extreme” half marathon. The event has been scheduled for the first quarter of 2018. The exact date will be announced later.

The Grand Bahama Amateur Athletic Association (GBAAA) is entrenched as the foremost member organization of the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA). There is a goodly number of track clubs, particularly in the capital island of New Providence, associated with the parent body for track and field in the country, the BAAA. However there is…
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