Caribbean Coaching Certification Programme starts at Olympic Centre

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) has officially commenced their annual Introduction to Coaching Course under the auspices of the Caribbean Coaching Certification Programme (CCCP). The CCCP is a grassroots entry-level coaching course designed for sport leaders and club coaches. This year’s course participants include 36 local coaches representing 12 sport disciplines, as well as … Continue reading Caribbean Coaching Certification Programme starts at Olympic Centre

Barbados Olympic Association Inc. supports women in sport

  The group fitness jam to round off the day lead by Bajantics Dancercise. The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) proudly hosted their annual International Women’s Day event on Sunday 12th March at the BOA Headquarters in Wildey. The event took the form of a unique treasure hunt and group ‘fitness jam’ session to celebrate … Continue reading Barbados Olympic Association Inc. supports women in sport

Applications are Open for the “Olympics Studies, Olympic Education, Organization and Management of Olympic Events” Master’s Degree Programme

The Department of Sports Organization and Management of the Faculty of Human Movement and Quality of Life Sciences of the University of Peloponnese with the support of the International Olympic Academy organizes for the Academic year of 2017-2018 the Master’s Degree Programme with the title "Olympic Studies, Olympic Education, Organization and Management of Olympic Events". … Continue reading Applications are Open for the “Olympics Studies, Olympic Education, Organization and Management of Olympic Events” Master’s Degree Programme

International coaching scholarships available

Three international coaching course scholarships are currently available for interested persons at various institutions in the U.S.A, Canada, and Hungary. International Coaching Enrichment Certificate Program (ICECP) The University of Delaware, USA A practical program focussing on areas such as sport sciences, athlete development, and the ethical aspects of coaching. This one-year intensive coaches’ education program … Continue reading International coaching scholarships available

BOA honours 2016’s most outstanding athletes

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) has honoured the performances of the nation’s most outstanding athletes for 2016 at the annual BOA Awards Ceremony on Friday January 6, 2017, hosted at the Hilton Barbados Resort. Sponsored by FLOW, the awards were a celebration of Barbadian sport and sportspeople. It also paid special recognition to persons … Continue reading BOA honours 2016’s most outstanding athletes

BOA Completes Technical Course For Judo Coaches

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. completed a Technical Course for Judo Coaches at Marine Gardens on Tuesday, August 9. The Course was funded by Olympic Solidarity and brought together Judo coaches from various clubs in the island. Certificates were presented by the course expert, Mr. Parnel Legros of the USA. Mr. Legros was born in … Continue reading BOA Completes Technical Course For Judo Coaches

BOA Steps Back In Time To Celebrate Olympic Day With Local Primary Schools

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) has taken a step back in time today to celebrate Olympic Day with local Primary Schools at the BOA Headquarters in Wildey. This year’s theme ‘Back in Time’ was designed to tie in with Barbados’ 50th Anniversary of Independence, encouraging students to try their hand at some traditional Bajan … Continue reading BOA Steps Back In Time To Celebrate Olympic Day With Local Primary Schools

Olympic Day Celebrations In Barbados

Today is Olympic Day around the world. On Saturday, The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. launched a week of activities to celebrate Olympic Day with a walk, race and run from its headquarters in Wildey that featured over 300 participants from 16 national federations. Representatives of Badminton, Boxing, Fencing, Hockey, Judo, Netball, Orienteering, Paralympics, Rugby, Special … Continue reading Olympic Day Celebrations In Barbados

Barbados Olympic Association Inc. Committed To Our Coaches

Bridgetown -- The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) is continuing its investment in the future of local sport by once again teaming up with the Coaching Association of Canada last week to host a Level 2 internationally-recognised National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) clinic at the BOA Headquarters in Wildey. The clinic was held from 10-12 … Continue reading Barbados Olympic Association Inc. Committed To Our Coaches