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Tag Archives: Wildey

  1. The BOA Celebrates International Men’s Day

    The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) is joining organisations around the world this Thursday, November 19, to celebrate International Men’s Day. Since 1999, International Men’s Day (IMD) has been celebrated on November 19 every year and is recognised in approximately 80 countries globally. The day is an opportunity to pause and celebrate the diversity of […]

    November 17, 2020AthleticsNo comments
  2. Barbados Olympic Association Hosts Level 1 Coaching Certificate

    The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) continued to achieve the goals set out in its strategic plan with the recent training of thirty coaches in Level 1 of the Canada-based National Coaching Certification Programme (NCCP). The training was conducted over two weekends October 16 and 17 and October 25 and 26, 2020 at the Wildey […]

    November 3, 2020OlympicsNo comments
  3. Saturday, July 4th a joint picket to be held outside of US Embassy

    This month Israel’s Government plans to formally steal large swathes of the Occupied Palestinian Territory, culminating decades of gradual de facto annexation through the appropriation of land, forcible displacement of the Palestinian population, and the transfer of an Israeli settler population into the Occupied Palestinian Territories. Israel is only able to maintain its regime of […]

    July 2, 2020Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  4. CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN ANNOUNCES CHANGES TO HOURS

    Following the extended curfew and adjusted measures to combat the spread of the Novel Coronavirus – COVID-19, CIBC FirstCaribbean Bank has announced some changes to the opening hours and services provided at its branches around the island to complement the guidelines issued. As of Wednesday 15 April, and until further notice, the branches at Sheraton, […]

    April 15, 2020Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  5. Badminton Tournament Attracts International Players

    The Caribbean Regional Badminton Confederation (CAREBACO) Tournament 2019, scheduled to conclude in Barbados by August 29th,  attracted a cadre of international and regional badminton players. Haynes also confirmed “this tournament has attracted 70 athletes from beyond the Caribbean region. Players will be representing the Czech Republic, Germany, Panama, USA, Canada, Italy, Luxembourg, Wales, Poland, Finland, […]

    August 18, 2019SportsNo comments
  6. Barbados Athletes’ Commission Hosts Inaugural Forum

    The Barbados Athletes’ Commission just held its inaugural athletes’ forum at The Barbados Olympic Centre Inc. in Wildey. The purpose of the forum was to share the Athletes’ Commission strategic plan with representatives from the 37 national federations to get their feedback and perspectives on matters relating to athletes. “The Athletes’ Commission is unknown to […]

    June 2, 2019OlympicsNo comments
  7. GUYANA’s 1st FEMALE 2nd DEGREE BLACK BELT PLAYS HER PART TO PREVENT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

    A female martial artist suspects Guyana has at least 2,000 cases of child or domestic abuse every month which unfortunately stays silent… Ms Montaque is the first female Guyanese to be inducted into the Hall-of-Fame, in the category of Woman of Honor. She was recognised at the Golden Sands Hotel in Maxwell for the CMAA […]

    October 22, 2018Breaking News, Featured, Martial ArtsNo comments
  8. Final Tally for Pan #Caribbean Martial Arts #Tournament 2018: Crown Champs (Pt. 1)

    Mr Shannah Robin Grand Champion – Point Sparring (20 to 40 Category) Country: Canada Academy

    October 17, 2018Breaking News, Featured, Martial ArtsNo comments
  9. PAN CARIBBEAN MARTIAL ARTS TOURNAMENT 2018 READY TO GO, CYNTHIA ROTHROCK LANDS TONIGHT

    Over 100 divisions and almost 250 contestants from different parts of the Caribbean plus Cynthia “Lady Dragon” Rothrock (as you read this, she not long touched down to our shores) will make Barbados never the same again this weekend… Speaking with reporters at the Island Inn hotel on Aquatic Gap was Dr Kevin Huffard who emphasised […]

    October 12, 2018Breaking News, Featured, Martial ArtsNo comments
  10. Sweet from the Strong? Pan Caribbean Martial Arts Tournament 2018 has new guests, here’s why…

    But, Mousie, thou art no thy lane, In proving foresight may be vain; The best laid schemes o’ Mice an’ Men, Gang aft agley, An’ lea’e us nought but grief an’ pain, For promis’d joy! — “To A Mouse” by Robert Burns A more modern approach? The lyrics of “Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)” contain the […]

    October 11, 2018Breaking News, Featured, Martial ArtsNo comments
  11. PAN CARIBBEAN MARTIAL ARTS TOURNAMENT XIII GAINS MOMENTUM WITH REPUBLIC BANK & CELL HUT

    Two more sponsors officially commit to their support for the Pan Caribbean Martial Arts Tournament XIII at the Wildey Gymnasium this Sun 14th Oct from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm… Plus from 7 to 10 pm on Sat 13th Oct at the Golden Sands hotel in Maxwell, Christ Church – there’s also “Dinner With The […]

    October 10, 2018Breaking News, Featured, Martial ArtsNo comments
  12. IF ANY BARBADIAN WANTED TO HAVE DINNER WITH WESLEY SNIPES? GET READY!

    A big shout out to all friends and family of Martial Arts, as the the Pan Caribbean Martial Arts Games 2018 is just one week away, full support is needed from every patron and fan or family and associates, be sure to join this Tournament on Saturday 13th October 2018 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 […]

    October 4, 2018Breaking News, Featured, Martial ArtsNo comments
  13. Barbados Olympic Association donates to the Barbados Huntsman Games Delegation

    The Barbados Association Inc. (BOA) continues to encourage the development of high-performance sport, as well as sports-for-all. This week it demonstrated its commitment in the area of sports-for-all, and “Olympism in action” by coming to the assistance of the Barbados Huntsman Games delegation. Co-ordinator of the National Senior Games Rawle Clarke, who received the $4000 […]

    October 1, 2018AthleticsNo comments
  14. DOUBLE THE FUN AS ‘RALLY SHOW’ GROWS AT NEW SITE

    Motor sport fans and their families will be spoiled for choice at The Rally Show next Saturday (May 26), as the move to the former Banks Facility at Wildey has allowed organisers to expand the scope of the event to appeal to an even wider audience … and for longer, too, running from 1.00pm to […]

    May 20, 2018Breaking News, Featured, RallyNo comments
  15. WANTED MAN BROKE CUSTODY ON ST MICHAEL’S ROW – RODNEY CLARKE

    Rodney Darian Clarke, 24 years of 6B Bottom Close Wildey, St. Michael escaped police custody about five o’clock yesterday evening while along St. Michael’s Row. Description At the time he was wearing a grey t-shirt, a maroon long jeans pants and slippers. Anyone with knowledge as to the whereabouts of Rodney Darian Clarke should contact […]

    May 17, 2018Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  16. Barbados Olympic Association Inc. to celebrate International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

    The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) recently announced plans for the annual International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) at a press conference at their BOA Headquarters in Wildey. The BOA, the Barbados Lottery, UNICEF and the U.S. Embassy in Barbados as well as 16 local community teams have come together to host […]

    April 2, 2018OlympicsNo comments
  17. DESIGNATION OF BARBADOS’ CULTURAL AMBASSADORS

    The Government of Barbados is set to confer the instruments of appointment on three of the recently announced Cultural Ambassadors of Barbados. They are cultural practitioners Alison Hinds, Stedson ‘RPB’ Wiltshire and Dr. Anthony ‘Mighty Gabby’ Carter – all highly regarded for their consistent musical excellence. According to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth […]

    January 4, 2018MusicNo comments
  18. DEBUT TRIATHLON SET TO FORGE BAJAN SPORTS HISTORY

    Team Barbados believes a home game ups the ante for the CARIFTA games this weekend. Coach Mike Sims has high hopes for the hosts at the Triathlon Championships on 7th and 8th although many officials still unsure how the local cohort will adapt so soon. Darren Treasure, President of the Barbados Federation of Island Triathletes […]

    October 4, 2017Athletics, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  19. ATTN: Traffic Modifications Will Be In Place This Weekend For Inaugural CARIFTA Triathlon & Aquathlon

    Remember: traffic modifications will be in place this weekend for the inaugural CARIFTA Triathlon & Aquathlon. Come out and support #TeamBarbados! More information: http://www.triathlonbarbados.com/carifta-2017/ #CARIFTA #CARIFTA2017 #triathlons #barbadostriathlon

    October 3, 2017Athletics, Breaking News, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. Launch of Sagicor General’s Young Professionals’ Motor Insurance (No 1)

    Barbadians 18 to 40 no longer have to trudge from broker to broker looking for contents coverage, vehicular coverage or protection for their hard earned mobile and tablet to be protected against theft or other unfortunate incidents… Vice President of Underwriting, Wanda Mayers revealed the advantages of such a policy for the portion of Barbados […]

    September 4, 2017Business, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. Launch of Sagicor General’s Young Professionals’ Motor Insurance (No 2)

    The plan is a great beginning for either a University student or one who attends either BIMAP or the Barbados Community College, right on up to Uncertified Experienced Professionals. Sagicor General is also in the process of developing similar coverage for more mature policyholders who wish to engage a similar plan for their lives as […]

    September 4, 2017Business, Video GalleryNo comments
  22. Sagicor’s New 175 Endowment Plan II

    A suite of Endowment Plans which provide life insurance coverage for periods of 10, 15, 20 or 25 years. Call Us At 467-7500 or visit by clicking HERE!

    August 20, 2017Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  23. CDB urges Region to act now to create environment for economic growth

    The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is projecting that the Region will experience economic growth of approximately 1.7 percent in 2017. However, CDB Director of Economics, Dr. Justin Ram, warns that this will not be enough to stimulate employment, particularly among youth, and reduce high regional debt levels. He points to the need for a long-term […]

    February 27, 2017BusinessNo comments
  24. Calling all Interior Decorators and Contractors? Harris Commercial Centre in Wildey ready to serve, earlier than most!

    Sandwiched in the Wildey Industrial Estate close to Sanitation, the professional version of Harris’ products and services had a soft opening for members of the ancillary services of construction and interior decorating…

    November 6, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. Harris Commercial Centre is the answer to every Contractor’s prayers…

    No dialing “F” for Frustration, an actual human being is present to assist in finishing those urgent orders to complete the finishing touches for that project, open from 7:30 for those in Construction, armchair renovators are under regular opening hours. 😉 Opposite the Sanitation Service Authority’s Wildey depot!

    November 6, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments