Jack Kirby won Gold in the 50 metres Backstroke in a New Cartifa and Barbados 15-17 Age group record.

Danielle Titus also won gold in the 50 metres backstroke in a new age group and national record.

Kirby breaks Carifta record

Day One of the Carifta Swimming Championships in Kingston, Jamaica saw Team Barbados off to a solid start with a total medal haul of six, comprised of two golds, two silvers and two bronzes.

Jonathan Jones captured a silver medal.

Barbados’ Kyle Gale (left) battling with Avindale Smith from Trinidad and Tobago in the Under-17 boys 400 metres before the Bajan was disqualified after a review.

Shanice Hutson won the Under-17 Girls’ discus.

Discus thrower Hutson wins Barbados’ first 2018 Flow Carifta gold

Barbados captured their first gold medal of the 2018 Flow Carifta Games when Shanice Hutson won the Under-17 Girls’ discus with a throw of 41.56 metres at the Bahamas National Stadium yesterday mor

FROM LEFT: Zoe Thornton, Roberta Foster, Gina Hunte and Bree-Ann Hurdle did well in this year’s FEI World Dressage Challenge.

Foster puts in solid WDC score

Local dressage stalwart Roberta Foster led the charge as seven of the island’s top riders took on the rest of the globe in the 2018 International Equestrian Federation (FEI) World Dressage Challeng


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