Track & Field

OLYMPIC CHAMPION: Steven Gardiner wins men’s 400m gold

GOLD MEDAL RUN – Bahamian Quarter-miler Steven Gardiner turned in a gold medal performance at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Thursday morning.

The reigning World Champion in the men’s 400 meters, Steven Gardiner, can now add Olympic Gold medalist to his already illustrious résumé. The Abaco native became the first Bahamian male to win gold in an individual Olympic track event on Thursday, August 5. The 6’4’’ dynamo separated himself from the pack in the closing meters…
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Six Grand Bahamians ready to compete at 2021 Olympics

READY FOR OLYMPICS – Pictured from left in top row are Donald Thomas, Joanna Evans and Alonzo Russell. From left in bottom row are Brianne Bethel, Lacarthea Cooper and Tynia Gaither.

Despite the absence of fans at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics due to a spike in COVID-19 cases, The Bahamas is all set and ready to be represented. The schedule for the Tokyo Olympics is July 21 - August 8. The Bahamas Olympic Committee ratified a 16-member team, which includes six Grand Bahamians taking aim at…
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Fast Track set to who host Spring Fling Invitational

SPRING INTO COMPETITION – The first Fast Track Spring Fling Track and Field Invitational takes place Saturday, March 27, at 9:00 a.m. at the Grand Bahama Sports Complex. (PHOTO: SHAYNE STUBBS)

The island’s local track and field athletes are scheduled to be back in action this coming weekend. The first Fast Track Spring Fling Track and Field Invitational is slated.  The meet is set to kick-off Saturday, March 27, at 9:00 a.m. at the Grand Bahama Sports Complex. It will be the Fast Track Club's second…
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Neymour Athletics Club competes well at Ft. Lauderdale showcase

PERFORMING WELL – The Neymour Athletics Club is pictured at the Fort Lauderdale Track and Field Club Invitational this past weekend, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (PHOTO COURTESY OF NAC)

Members of the Neymour Athletics Club (NAC) traveled into Fort Lauderdale, Florida recently for their first international trip of the track and field season.  President/head coach Jerial Forbes and company arrived in the “Sunshine State” on Thursday, March 11, to compete in the Fort Lauderdale Track and Field Club Invitational.  The meet kicked off Saturday,…
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