Antigua & Barbuda

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  • FIFA bans Antigua’s Gordon Derrick for 6 years - ZURICH, Switzerland (AFP) — FIFA suspended Caribbean Football Union president Gordon Derrick from the sport for six years on Tuesday after he was found guilty of several ethics violations. Derrick becomes the latest in a long line of football executives sanctioned by FIFA’s ethics committee, which has thrown dozens of people out of the sport […]
  • NACAC president expresses sympathies for Hurricane Irma victims - Victor Lopez, president of NACAC have extended deepest sympathies and condolences to all persons in the islands affects by Hurricane Irma. The Victor Lopez letter states: “On behalf of the NACAC Athletics Family I want to express my deepest sympathies to the whole Area/Region especially to our brothers and sisters of the Leeward Islands who […]
  • Jacobs was the better overall athlete on the night - National bodybuilding champion Kenny Jacobs was “better overall,” during the national bodybuilding championships held 26th August, giving him the edge for the overall title. This is according to chief judge for the Antigua and Barbuda Bodybuilding and Weightlifting Federation (ABBWF), Errol Williams, as he responded to public scrutiny over the judges’ decision which placed Jacobs […]
  • Antigua Recreation Grounds face delays in upgrade - Sports and Culture Minister E P Chet Greene says the iconic Antigua Recreation Ground will not be upgraded any time soon. Speaking against the backdrop of the grounds being extensively damaged when the Carnival Stage was recently dismantled and after revelations by the General Secretary of the Antigua and Barbuda Football Association Gordon “Banks” Derrick […]
  • Breaking the silence on child abuse in sports - The OECS and UNICEF have partnered to raise public awareness on child abuse in sports. Despite the Caribbean being recognized for its sporting talent at the regional and international levels, child abuse in sport occurs, but public discussion on the issue is taboo. It is widely acknowledged that physical activity provides all people with a […]
  • Ambrose interested in an England bowling coach spot - West Indies legend Curtly Ambrose would be keen to join England’s coaching team should Ottis Gibson become head coach of South Africa. Gibson is reportedly set to join the Proteas after England’s current series with the Windies, the former paceman currently working as fast-bowling coach under Trevor Bayliss. During the 48-year-old’s tenure, England’s seam attack […]
  • Busy period for regional youth cricket - ST. JOHN’S, ANTIGUA, TUESDAY JULY 11, 2017 – Cricket West Indies announced today its schedule of age group development tournaments for the Caribbean summer, starting with the 2017 Regional Under-17 Tournament to be contested in Trinidad. The Under-17 tournament which opened today, will be followed a week later by the Regional Under-15 Tournament in Barbados, […]
  • Mitchell blasts … Browne ducks - ST GEORGE’S, Grenada (CMC) — Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne this morning defended his government’s position on the Caribbean Community’s (CARICOM) view of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), insisting that the regional bloc has a policy of not interfering “in the internal affairs of institutions and governments.” Browne, in a statement to […]
  • ANOCES seeks to integrate more sporting development - BASSTERRE, ST. KITTS and NEVIS – The Association of National Olympic Committees of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (ANOCES) has taken a significant step aimed at facilitating the development of sport in the sub-region. At its annual General Assembly held in Grenada on Saturday 1 July 2017, the membership agreed to work with the […]
  • BVI wins third OECS Championship - ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA; MONDAY JULY 03, 2017 – With 10 gold medals, 8 silver, and 3 bronze in a combined men and women medal tally of 21, the British Virgin Islands won the 2017 OECS Track and Field Championships last evening at the Kirani James Athletic Stadium in Grenada. Taking second spot was hosts Grenada […]

Events

22/09/2014 Dave Fatman Knowles Night League at Antigua Recreational Ground
All Day
21/06/2014 - 22/06/2014 2014 Matthew’s Auto Parts Bike Race at St. John’s
6:30 am - 1:00 pm
25/05/2014 Robert Peters Race Day - Two-Stage Race at Horsford Hill
8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Ministry of Sports
Roberts Industrial Estate
Cassada Gardens St.
Saint John’s, Antigua XtpTm
Tel: (268) 562-1675/1680
Fax: (268) 562-1681
Email: agatha.warrington@antigua.gov.ag

Mission
Embraced by all of our stakeholders, we will develop and implement sustainable models for the promotion of a national physical fitness lifestyle, the reform of community based governance systems and the transformation of the sporting industry to produce a vibrant, empowered and prosperous citizenry.

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