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.

Managing Director of RBC Royal Bank Robert DaSilva (right) hands over the
crystal trophy, which will be at stake in the 2017 RBC Classic, to BGA President Trevor Tasker. Witnessing the presentation are Mike Jackman (left), Tournament Director of the Barbados Golf Club, and Jillian Nunes, Country Head of co-sponsors Royal Fildelity.

Leacock to defend RBC Classic title

Last year’s champion Carlson Leacock will be back to defend his title in the 13th annual RBC Royal Bank Golf Classic, which is slated for November 25-26.

Barbados’ Amber Joseph at the top of the podium after winning the Juvenile Women’s road race, second was Alyssa Rowse (right) from Bermuda and third Tachana Dalger from Suriname.

Winner of the Juvenile Division Enrique De Comarmond (Trinidad), second was Joshua Rawlins (Trinidad) and Luke Staffner (Barbados) was third.

Barbados’ Amber Joseph wins gold

Barbados’ Amber Joseph captured gold when the curtains came down on the Junior Caribbean Road Race Championships on Sunday.


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