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Perry Cooke Inter-School Meet Features Best Young Swimmers in Abaco

While some of the local schools were in Nassau representing Abaco in the Annual Pancho Rahming Track & Field Meet, in the morning of May 25, other athletes from seven local schools were in Hope Town participating in the 17th Annual Perry Cooke Swim Meet. Sixty seven swimmers as young …

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Dolphin Derby Draws Anglers to Pete’s Pub

Fifty six people on seventeen boats participated in the Pete’s Pub Thirty First Annual Dolphin Derby, a fishing tournament spread over four days, starting May 9. Preparing for the evening ceremony, Gregory Johnston and his wife Heather, the organizers of the event, were tallying up the results and deciding to …

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Stingrays Capture First Win Against NABA

According to Coach Ted Curry of the Central Abaco Stingrays, the Central Abaco youth baseball league is doing very well. In fact, the Stingrays made history a few weeks ago in their 10-12 age group when they played against the North Abaco Baseball Association (NABA) on April 29 at the …

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Judo Club Continues to Excel

Four members of the Abaco Judo Club competed in Nassau this weekend in what would be, to date, their most important tournament, producing excellent results. “This October is going to be a very exciting month for The Bahamas Judo Federation as there will be two big events coming up,” Said …

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Agape Eagles Win Junior Boys Championship

For the third time during this year’s high school basketball  season, the Patrick J Bethel Marlins and the Agape Christian School Eagles faced each other in a basketball championship game, this time in the junior boys division. They had played against each other in February in the girls and senior …

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Abaco Youth Sail in Sir Durward Knowles Regatta

Youth from Abaco made their mark during the third annual Sir Durward Knowles Junior Regatta Nationals which was held at Taino Beach in Grand Bahama on April 6 and 7. The competition featured about 100 junior sailors from New Providence, Andros, Harbour Island, Exuma, Grand Bahama and Abaco who competed …

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Local Swimmer Contributes to Top CARIFTA Performance

The Bahamas continued their dominance last week claiming the top spot among elite junior swimming programmes in the region at CARIFTA. The 36-member team won back-to-back CARIFTA Swimming Championships and their fourth title in five years. Roman Pinder (above) of the Abaco Swim Club was a part of the team …

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ATA Participants Invited for Complimentary Golf, Tennis Lessons at The Abaco Club

On March 24, a total of 13 adults and seven children were given the opportunity to enjoy tennis and golf in paradise. An invitation was extended to the Abaco Tennis Association (ATA) by The Abaco Club on Winding Bay to have lunch and enjoy golf and tennis lessons as well …

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Stingrays Host Opening Home Game Against North Abaco Team

The Central Abaco Stingrays hosted their Stingrays Opening Home Game on March 24 at the Murphy Town Ball Field. For the second time this season, they faced the players of the North Abaco Baseball Association (NABA). Three games were played in total. In the first game, the North Abaco players …

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Sea Spray Abaco Challenge to Benefit Local Charities

The 2nd Annual Sea Spray Abaco Challenge was held at Sea Spray Resort & Marina, on Elbow Cay, Abaco from the 7 to the 10th Feb, 2018. This fishing tournament is a laid back, casual affair geared towards friends, families and folks who want to fish competitively during the day …

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