Applications Open For Olympic Studies 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, is offering the Master’s Degree Programme , "Olympic Studies, Olympic Education, Organization and Management of Olympic Events", for the Academic Year 2020-2021. Prospective applicant … Continue reading Applications Open For Olympic Studies Master’s Degree Programme

Olympic Solidarity Scholarship

The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) in conjunction with Olympic Solidarity will be conducting a high-level coaching education course through the International Coaching Enrichment Certificate Program (ICECP). The Barbados Olympic Association will recommend one candidate for an Olympic Solidarity scholarship to participate in the course. Interested coaches are invited to submit their applications no … Continue reading Olympic Solidarity Scholarship

NOA Unveils Medals Podium at NAPSAC 2020

In the spirit of Olympism the National Olympic Academy of The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. recently unveiled a special medals podium at NAPSAC 2020. Director of the National Olympic Academy, Vaneisha Cadogan made the presentation to the Chairman of the National Sports Council, Mac Fingall. She spoke to the students present about the three core … Continue reading NOA Unveils Medals Podium at NAPSAC 2020

Museum Tour Week at the BOA This March

Please be advised that the Museum Tour Week which was scheduled to start Monday, March 23 2020 has been cancelled until further notice.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused. This March 23-27, The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. will be hosting a Museum Tour Week at the Olympic Museum, Wildey.  Join us for a hands-on, educational and … Continue reading Museum Tour Week at the BOA This March

Barbados Olympic Association inviting applications for Russian International Olympic University Scholarship

The Barbados Olympic Association is inviting applications for a scholarship for the 2020-2021 edition of the RIOU’s Master of Sport Administration (MSA) course. The MSA is a one-year full-time programme of further professional development in sports management at RIOU in Sochi, Russia. It is designed for individuals who have higher education qualifications, leadership qualities and … Continue reading Barbados Olympic Association inviting applications for Russian International Olympic University Scholarship

Museum Tour Week at the BOA This February

This February 10-14, The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. will be hosting a Museum Tour Week at the Olympic Museum, Wildey.  Join us for a hands-on, educational and inspiring tour that features a collection of exhibits showcasing the history of sport in Barbados.  #Love4Sport and #Love4Country #Olympics #TeamBarbados #Sports #Musuem Tour dates: Monday, February 10, Wednesday, February 12 and Friday, February 14.  Tour … Continue reading Museum Tour Week at the BOA This February

NOA Hosts Junior Badminton Athletes for Safeguarding Workshop

The National Olympic Academy (NOA) at the Barbados Olympic Association Inc. in collaboration with UNICEF recently hosted a safeguarding workshop for athletes from the Barbados Badminton Association at the Olympic Centre in Wildey. Workshop presenter Robin Parris focused on educating the junior athletes about issues related to abuse in sport. 

NOA Hosts Volleyball Juniors for Athlete Safeguarding Workshop

Last week, The National Olympic Academy (NOA) in collaboration with UNICEF Eastern Caribbean, hosted an Athlete Safeguarding Workshop attended by the youth of the Barbados Volleyball Association(BVA) at our headquarters in Wildey. The workshop was presented by Kendia Brathwaite and focused on educating young athletes on issues related to abuse in sport. Participants of the … Continue reading NOA Hosts Volleyball Juniors for Athlete Safeguarding Workshop

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