Barbados Hiking Association Communications Director Jenny Gonsalves (left) and Elite Distance Athletic Club Head Coach Leo Garnes (right) flank Co-operators General Marketing Manager Cheryl Forde (third right) and Barbados Hiking Association President Sandra Archer as Forde hands over the sponsorship cheque for the upcoming event.

Hiking Association to host 5K Safari

Runners and walkers of all skill levels will be put to the test on Independence Day when the Barbados Hiking Association hosts its 5K Safari Run, Hike and Walk.

From left to right: St. Stephen’s Primary Teacher Terry Applewhaite; Mikhail Grant-Bennett; Abilla Clarke; Principal Dr. Colin Cumberbatch; Azarie Clarke; Rashad Jordan; and Ayesha Norville were all smiles after the team was crowned the winners of the 2017 Cave Shepherd/Berger Paints/AOne Supermarkets National Primary Schools’ Road Tennis Championships and the Lance Bynoe Trophy yesterday.

St. Stephen’s Shine

St. Stephen’s Primary stopped St.

FROM LEFT: Barbados Olympic Association President Sandra Osborne, Nanyo City Mayor Takao Shiraiwa; and Japanese Ambassador Teruhiko Shinada show off the signed agreement yesterday at the Barbados Olympic Centre.

Barbados strikes accord with Japanese city

Barbados joined a short list of Caribbean countries that are up for pre-game hostings for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, when they signed a Basic Agreement with the City of Nanyo yesterday.


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