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Women’s AmeriCup Tournament Continues in Argentina

On Monday, Aug. 7, the Virgin Islands senior women AmeriCup team shocked the Americas today with a dominant win over 30th ranked Venezuela, 79-53, at the 2017 AmeriCup held in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

VITFF Team Member Leon Hunt Coaches Young People in India

While overcoming the language barrier, Hunt became a successful teacher of the technical aspects of track and field, which are basically a universal language.

Special Olympics Virgin Islands Seeking Volunteers to Revitalize Program

The Special Olympics Virgin Islands (SOVI) Committee is making an urgent appeal to the public for volunteers to revive and revitalize the territory’s Special Olympics program.

Women’s AmeriCup Opens in Buenos Aires

The Virgin Islands women’s basketball opened the 2017 FIBA AmeriCup with a tough opponent, the host team, falling 80-48.
The anglers of Doña Lucy celebrate winning top boat Sunday in the Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament. (Photo submitted by ABMT)

Doña Lucy Wins 45th USVI Open/Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament

Sunday was a good day for the anglers aboard Doña Lucy. They caught and released four blue marlin in the day's fishing, giving the boat the winning total of five in the three-day 45th annual USVI Open/Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament.

U.S. Virgin Islands Boys U-15 National Team Heads for CONCACAF Soccer Championship

In preparation for the championship the Boys U-15 will travel to San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Aug. 8, to participate in two friendlies against Puerto Rico’s Boys U-15 National Team.

Shane Degannes Completes IAAF Level II Coaches Course

Shane Degannes joins fellow Caribbean track and field coaches who successfully completed the IAAF Level II Coaches Course with a specialty in middle and long-distance running.

Beach Soccer Fun Day and 7 a-side Pre-Season Tournaments Planned

The USVI Soccer Association will present two pre-season activities to start the 2017-2018 season.

V.I. Swimmers Compete at 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest

The Virgin Islands Swimming Federation had two swimmers compete in the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest (FINA: Federation Internationale de Natation).

Malique Smith Leads Way for New Group of V.I. National Track and Field Team

Malique Smith, a member of the St. Croix Track Club and an honor student/athlete of the University of Arkansas Pine Bluff, is coming into his own after showing great promise as a runner on the track, in cross-country and road running since he was a child.

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