Olympics

  • James takes aim at World Indoor title

    James takes aim at World Indoor title

    Athletics, Olympics, Sports February 11, 2012 at 10:54 pm 0 comments

    File: Reuters By Michael Bascombe FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas, February 11, 2012 – 2011 World 400m champion Kirani James of Grenada continues to improve on his indoor campaign with another world leading time of 45.19 seconds at the USA Track & Field (USATF) Classic at the University of Arkansas’ Randal Tyson Centre […]

     
  • Tickets for London 2012 Olympic Games

    Olympics, Sports October 6, 2011 at 11:03 am 0 comments

    ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, October 6, 2011 – Grenadians who want to purchase tickets for the London 2012 Olympic Games still have a chance to do so. Cartan Tours, in association with the Grenada Olympic Committee, are ensuring that persons who want to experience the Olympic Games next summer could do […]

     
  • Commentary: Some Sober Reflections and the Way Forward

    Commentary: Some Sober Reflections and the Way Forward

    Athletics, Olympics, Sports September 16, 2011 at 6:36 am 1 comment

    by Michael Bascombe Now that the celebrations have subsided over the successes of our track athletes at the 13th IAAF World Championships in Athletics in South Korea, it’s probably an opportune moment for some sober reflections on the experiences of the past three weeks when sports highlighted a patriotic and united people. It’s important […]

     
  • Bid process opens for Games of the XXXII Olympiad in 2020

    Olympics, Sports May 23, 2011 at 10:38 am 0 comments

    May 23, 2011 (IOC) – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today launched the bid process for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad in 2020. National Olympic Committees (NOCs) have been invited to submit the name of one city within their jurisdiction as an applicant to host the Games in a […]

     
  • GOC Must Take Action on Delinquent Athletes

    The views expressed here are solely that of the writer and doesn’t reflect or endorse anyone or organisations. by Michael Bascombe The response to my recent commentary “A New Approach Is Needed” has been overwhelming and encouraging especially from the likes of Messrs Denis Noel, Nicholas Earle Brathwaite, George “Goatie” […]

     
 
 
 
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