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FHA & Agape produce top swimmers at Perry Cooke Inter-School Swim Meet

Forest Heights Academy and Agape Christian School walked away with consecutive wins in the high-school and primary divisions of the 12th Annual Perry Cooke Inter-school Swim Meet on May 30 in Hope Town.

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Abaco Swim Club holds fundraiser

The Abaco Swim Club held a fundraiser at the Jib Room on Friday, May 23 to assist with travel costs and fees for swimmers attending the 2014 RBC Bahamas National Swimming Championship and also to aid in the purchase of a reverse osmosis system for the pool in Hope Town.

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Fifty three boats fish in Custom Shootout

The popularity of the Annual Custom Shootout continues to grow as this year’s event held at The Abaco Beach Resort and Boat Harbour saw over fifty boats signup and fish the tournament.

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Consistency pays off for Torta at Green Turtle

No one enjoyed the first ever Bahamas Billfish Championship tournament at Green Turtle Cay more than Joe Possillico, owner of the winning boat Torta. Joe had a great three days of fishing for Team Torta. The 61’ Viking from Farmingdale, New York released three blue marlin, one white marlin and a sailfish to clinch victory in the second leg of the 2014 Bahamas Billfish Championship. Team Torta released fish each day of the tournament to earn a total of 2100 points.

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Moore’s Island Relay Team travels to Nassau to enter the IAAF World Relays Bahamas 2014

Local athletes- the Moore’s Island team plus one Abaco Central High School student- travelled to Nassau on Friday, May 23 to compete in the national entries of the IAAF World Relays Bahamas 2014.

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ACH competes well at Bimini Tournament

Abaco was well represented with several teams in the Bimini Gateway Christian Academy Basketball Tournament that took place April 23-26.

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International Judo champions no match for Abaco’s best

The 2014 Bahamas Judo Open Tournament was held in Nassau on May 10th and Abaco did far better than anyone in the judo world expected, winning 3 Gold, 8 Silver and 9 Bronze medals with a total of 13 fighters.

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ASA officially opens Softball Fast Pitch Season

The evening of May 9 initiated the opening of the All Abaco Softball Association’s (ASA) 2014 Softball Fast Pitch Season. In the first game of the night, there was a showdown between the Abaco Groceries Diamond Dollz and the Golden Harvest Major Pain women’s teams.

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Abaco canines return victorious

A group of four dogs and their owners/handlers traveled from Abaco to Nassau to compete in the 33rd Annual Bahamas Kennel Club International Dog Show returning with new titles and two Best in Shows.

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Blue Sky opens 2014 BBC season with a win

Anglers Greg Smith and Dan Stacy had a great three days of fishing for Team Blue Sky to win the Guana Cay Championship. The 56’ Viking from Pawley’s Island, South Carolina released three blue marlin, one white marlin and one sailfish to clinch victory in the first leg of the 2014 Bahamas Billfish Championship series. Team Blue Sky released fish each day to earn a total of 2100 points and put them in the lead for the 2014 Bahamas Billfish Championship.

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