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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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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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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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AFFL Championships Nationally Televised

The second season of the Abaco Flag Football League (AFFL) culminated in a spectacular championship event at the Murphy Town Ball Park on Saturday, June 11 which saw exciting competition in both Men’s and Women’s flag football broadcast live across the country.

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Pool Team Competes in Vegas

Abaconians, along with a group of Bahamians, represented the Bahamas at the 2016 VNEA World Pool Championships held in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 26 through June 4.

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Uno Mas Does It Again

The Marsh Harbour Championship, leg 3 of the 2016 Bahamas Billfish Championship, was held last week at Abaco Beach Resort. Leg 2 winner, team ‘Uno Mas,’ put another BBC tournament in the win column.

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Football Concludes Regular 2016 Season

The Abaco Flag Football League (AFFL) concluded regular season games on Sunday, May 29 and are now ready to proceed to the playoff tournament and Championship Cup matches for Men’s and Women’s Flag Football.

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Local Fighter Wins Boxing Match by Unanimous Decision

Pressing onwards in his young boxing career local Abaconian, Glovens Escarment, won his second contest at the 23rd annual Wellington “Sonny Boy” Rahming Silver Gloves Championships on May 28 at the Wulff Road Boxing Square.

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