• Roy St John (File Photo)

    Roy St John was the father of sport

    Commentary, Sports November 6, 2013 at 12:45 pm 0 comments

    Commentary by Rae Roberts The late Roy St John, the former Minister of Youth and Sport, Public Health inspector, Trade Union President, distinguished himself in many areas of life during his active years, leaving this nation with a rich legacy, which ought to inspire future generations. Undoubtedly during my youthful years he […]

  • Dr Cliff Bertrand

    Commentary: Building a nation at play

    Commentary, Sports October 28, 2013 at 8:47 pm 0 comments

    by Dr Cliff Bertrand Building a nation at play: using sport as an instrument for social integration in post-apartheid South Africa. Can Grenadian officials be inspired by the progress and efforts of other nations? Physical activities, fitness and sports can be considered cultural practices reflecting multiple meanings. “Sport Culture and […]

  • GOC Launches Young Ambassadors Programme 2014 Summer YOG in Nanjing

    GOC Launches Young Ambassadors Programme 2014 Summer YOG in Nanjing

    ST GEORGE’S, October 15, 2013 – The Grenada Olympic Committee (GOC) is pleased to inform member federations and the general public that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in conjunction with the GOC will host the Young Ambassadors (YA) Programme on the occasion of the second edition of  the Summer Youth […]

  • Aerial View of Stadium/File Photo

    Something to consider, Prime Minister Mitchell

    Athletics, Commentary, Football, Sports September 24, 2013 at 1:41 pm 1 comment

    Commentary by Rae Roberts A refurbished athletic/football stadium at Queen’s Park must keep pace with time and include added facilities such as a velodrome for cycling, and indoor arenas which can accommodate racquet sports – squash, badminton and table tennis. It would create enormous opportunities for the further development of […]

  • Rae Roberts

    Are we producing more Kirani James?

    Athletics, Commentary, Sports September 7, 2013 at 5:26 pm 0 comments

    Commentary by Ray Roberts Happy 21st birthday to our nation’s brightest super star Kirani James! Although his 2013 outdoor athletic season was not glittering in gold as we all desire, he is our greatest treasurer. The defeats against arc 400 metres rival American LaShawn Merritt, the man he sensationally beat […]

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