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National Darts Team Place in the Top in International Events

The National Darts Team returned from Barbados where they competed in the Caribbean and Americas Cup, held July 8-17 at the Crane Resort in St. Philip, Barbados. The National Team placed first in the Team Event of the Caribbean Cup. For the first time in the last four years, the …

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Abaco Judo Club Trains for Tournament

Five members of The Abaco Judo Club spent three weeks in Nassau training at the National Judo Center in preparation for the upcoming US Jr. Judo Open. “Although only three of the members are going to the tournament the other two are putting in the hard work towards next year’s …

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AYFA to Start New Season

The Abaco Youth Football Association (AYFA) will soon begin its fourth season of youth flag football and new President Rich Roberts is looking forward to some great things as growth is expected to continue. In 2013 AYFA began building a youth mentorship league with just over 120 youth in three …

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Swimmer Fights through Injury to Medal at Nationals

Despite coming off a recent injury that restricted her training, Christina Pyfrom (who swims for Alpha Aquatics) swam six individual events at the Bahamas Swimming Federation’s National Championship and medaled in two. She swam 50m, 100m 200m in both Freestyle and Backstroke taking time off all events and getting the …

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Nassau Teams Challenge at Abaco Softball Fast-Pitch Tournament

It was definitely a weekend to remember with non-stop softball action at the Murphy Town Ballfield during the Abaco Softball Association’s (ASA) 4th Annual Abaco Fast-Pitch Tournament. Adding to the widespread excitement on the island were the Nassau teams in attendance – the Lady Stingers, Truckers and Chances’ Mighty Mitts. …

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BBC Comes to Exciting End

Excellent fishing highlighted this year’s Bahamas Billfish Championship. The boats participating in the four leg series released a total of 105 billfish – 51 blue marlin, 34 white marlin and 20 sailfish. Of those releases the 2016 Championship winner, team ‘Uno Mas,’ released eleven blues, four whites and three sailfish.

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June Softball Games Lead up to 4th Annual Abaco Fast-Pitch Tournament in July

After two weeks of games being rained out during the month of June, the Abaco Softball Association’s (ASA) game schedule resumed on June 24.

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Local Man Wins 2016 RC Laser National Championship Regatta

Jim Kaighin (right) from Marsh Harbour, Bahamas won the 2016 RC Laser National Championship Regatta, held May 14-15 in Viginia Beach, VA. Sailing amongst some of the most talented competitors in all RC sailing, Kaighin beat Danny Thomas by one point and Dave Brawner (reigning national champion) by ten points.

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Charity Tournament Donates to Local Causes

The Custom Shootout Fishing Tournament, held at the Abaco Beach Resort and Boat Harbour annually and organized by Captain Skip Smith, made a donation to two local charities in Abaco on June 11.

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Team Abaco Excels at Special Olympics Nationals

On Saturday, May 28, Team Abaco joined over 100 Special Olympic athletes from Eleuthera, Grand Bahama, and New Providence to participate in the Annual National Track & Field Meet.

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