Young, aspiring British Virgin Islands athletes Stephan Deleon (basketball), Nashawnta Smith (baseball), Adaejah Hodge (track & field) and Angel George (tennis), are bound for Bradenton, Florida next month. The quartet, are the recipients of scholarships to attend the prestigious IMG Sports Academy in Florida from August 12 to 18, for a one-week Youth Core Sports Camp in their respective athletic disciplines. The scholarships are one of the benefits from the British Virgin Islands Tourist Board’s partnership with the Miami Open as the Caribbean Destination sponsor of the popular tennis tournament this year.
Topic: Sports and Recreation, Youth | Posted By: npickering
Friday, 8 June 2018 - 1:54pm
The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board (BVITB) in partnership with the prestigious U.S. based sports institution IMG Academy, is accepting applications for four aspiring BVI athletes to attend a “Week Youth Core Sport Camp”.
The public is notified that a parade and celebration ceremony will be held on Friday, June 15 as part of activities to welcome home Gold medalist Kyron McMaster and the team of athletes who represented the BVI at the Commonwealth Games.
Residents of the Virgin Islands are invited to participate in a grand motorcade on Thursday, June 14 to welcome home Gold medalist Kyron McMaster and the team of athletes who represented the Territory at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games