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Volleyball Camp Offers Great Opportunities for Abaco Players

The 2nd Annual Jackie Conyers & Renardo Curry’s Back to Basics Abaco Volleyball Camp was held on Dec. 5. Facilitating the camp was Devinc Smith, national volleyball team coach, and Jackie Conyers, coordinator of Jackie Conyers Volleyball Camp.

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Abaco Basketball Player Signs with Liga Española Team

Making the long journey from growing up in a shanty town to signing a contract to play professional basketball, Kevin Altidor is grateful for the opportunities that came his way and is sending a message that through dedication and hard work you can achieve success no matter where you are from.

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Local Sailor Earns Championship at Bahamas Optimist National Championship

Branden Sands of Cherokee Sound won a double championship title at the 11th annual Bahamas Optimist National Championship, which was held October 16-18 in Elbow Cay. Sands took first place in the Championship Fleet Red Class and first place overall, the first Abaconian to achieve this feat in the 11 years of the race taking place.

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Track Star Encourages Students

Rising Bahamian track star, Shaunae Miller, visited Abaco on October 22, visiting several schools in the North Abaco District giving encouraging and inspiring talks to students.

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Open Water Swimmers Race in Blustery Conditions

Abaco Swim Club hosted their 9th Annual Open Swim on Saturday, October 10, 2015 in Marsh Harbour. A triangle course was set up from the Crossing over to Hall’s Point and back. Even in their hot pink swim caps it was hard to see more than a splash from the …

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Swim Club Cleans Coast

The Abaco Swim Club participated in the annual Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 19.  The Swim Club, along with Justin Higgs from Hope Town School, cleaned the beach behind the Hope Town Pool.  The kids were pleasantly surprised with the small amount of garbage actually found on the beach compared …

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Flag Football Action Continues

The Abaco Youth Football Association (AYFA) youth football action continued on October 10 after games were cancelled the previous weekend due to the Hurricane Warning Abaco was under from Hurricane Joaquin, as Green Turtle Cay hosted Cooper’s Town and Hope Town. In the opening game of the day the Cooper’s …

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Teams Duel During Abaco Church Sports Association Summer League Championships

The championship basketball game of the Summer League between Change Ministry and Abaco Central High School in the 16 to 19 age group had every one held in suspense starting in the third quarter. It ended with Abaco Central High School’s victory by two points. They beat Change Ministries’ team 47 - 45.

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AYFA Opens Season

The Abaco Youth Football Association (AYFA) opened their third season of youth flag football on September 19 with the Cooper’s Town Hawks and the Murphy Town Tigers – the league’s two newest teams – facing off on an overcast day.

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Bulldogs, Lady Legends Advance to Abaco Championships

As of Sept. 26, 5 Star Ag & Turf Bulldogs and Lady Legends have advanced to the Abaco Softball Association (ASA) championships with both teams enjoying a 4-0 winning streak.

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