BOA to Host Basic Sport Administration Course this December

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. will be hosting a Sports Administrators Course from December 2019 to February 2020. The course will begin on Monday, 09 December 2019 at 5.30 p.m. at Olympic Centre, Wildey, St. Michael. **CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM.** The Sports Administrators Course is a basic course which is offered to … Continue reading BOA to Host Basic Sport Administration Course this December

BOA Launches the region’s first Augmented Reality Museum

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. on Tuesday unveiled a new feature to its museum.  Some its exhibits will now use Augment It Media or AIM thanks to Riveting Media Inc. AIM is a mobile application that brings museums to life! It allows visitors to be their own tour guide exploring museums through various technologies that … Continue reading BOA Launches the region’s first Augmented Reality Museum

Vaneisha Cadogan takes over as Director National Olympic Academy

Career educator and sports administrator, Vaneisha Cadogan, has succeeded Dave Farmer as the Director of the National Olympic Academy (NOA) of the Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA). Farmer retired officially at the end of February. Cadogan taught Physical Education (PE) for most of her teaching career, and later became the first Education Officer for PE in … Continue reading Vaneisha Cadogan takes over as Director National Olympic Academy

St. Michael Secondary School Museum Visit

As part of their CAPE Physical Education examinations preparation, 22 students of the St Michael Secondary School paid a visit the Olympic museum. The students were exposed to an in-depth overview of the Olympic movement, a presentation on Careers in Sports followed by a tour of the Olympic museum. Students also received a special education … Continue reading St. Michael Secondary School Museum Visit

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

The BOA Welcomes High Level Coach to Barbados

The National Olympic Academy of Barbados, the educational arm of the Barbados Olympic Association Inc (BOA), launched a special High Performance Coaching Clinic at the Barbados Gymnasium on Thursday May 8. Designed for coaches who want to take their athletes to the elite level, the intense 3 day course was conducted by Roger Archambault, Ch.P.C., … Continue reading The BOA Welcomes High Level Coach to Barbados

BOA Launches Clean Up Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Barbados Olympic Association Inc. Launches Clean Up Initiative at Garfield Sobers Sports Complex Bridgetown, Barbados – March 28, 2013 – The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) recently acted on its obligation to promote environmentally friendly practices as part of its Sports For All mandate by installing ten specially made bins around the … Continue reading BOA Launches Clean Up Initiative